IUSS-Ferrara 1391 facilities

last modified Mar 12, 2019 05:41 PM



Student accomodation

IUSS-Ferrara 1391 has its own student accommodation, which comprises a social and cultural centre allowing PhD students to stay in Ferrara and get to know students from other universities in Italy and abroad.

Not all PhD students will be allocated accommodation automatically.

Interested parties should download the application form for admission to IUSS student accommodation and return it by the specified deadline.


PhD students accommodated in the residences that are either forfeited or decide to withdraw they MUST SUMBIT a letter to IUSS-Ferrara 1391 Secretariat , in order to communicate their new position.


We inform you that starting May 1st 2019, 6 rooms will be available at IUSS Residence.

We kindly request Unife PhD students who are interested in an accommodation at IUSS Residence at reduced price to fill out the enclosed form and send it to dottorato@unife.it within March 24, 2019.


IUSS Office will edit the accommodation-ranking list, according to the following criteria:


1) Candidate Residence

-          10 points to Ph.D. Students that reside in Italy, further than 100 km from Ferrara

-          15 points for the Ph.D. Students who reside abroad

2) University of provenance

-          10 points for a degree awarded by an Italian University, different from UNIFE

-          15 points for a degree awarded by a foreign University

3) Financial support

-          15 points to candidates who do not have the Official Italian fellowship for Ph.D courses, and/or any other kind of financial support which a gross amount equal or greater than the official Italian fellowship (yearly gross amount €15.343,28).

In the event of a tie, the candidate with the highest score in the doctoral admission exam will prevail.


PhD student admitted with scholarship, Unife or equivalent, for a yearly gross amount of € 15.343,28 or more, must pay Euros 210/month for the accommodation.

The accommodation will be granted until October 31st, 2019.


PhD student admitted without scholarship must pay Euros 110/month for the accommodation.

The accommodation will be granted until October 31st, 2021.


Candidates will receive payment instructions at the handling of the room keys.

Application form.