How to enrol

How to enrol

Type of Access
The Study Course in Master's degree in Agri-Food Biotechnology  provides for a procedure for assessing the required requirements. In fact, to enroll in the Degree Program it is necessary to possess specific curricular requirements and adequate personal preparation, failing which it is not possible to proceed with enrollment.
Read the admission requirements

Part-time membership
The Course also offers the possibility of part-time enrollment, for more information consult the information page.

Taxes and Facilitation
1° Installment: 350 euro 2° e 3° Installment: Variable To calculate the second and third instalments, please see the student Fees Guide at University contributions.
Taxes and Facilitation Tax simulator: The simulator allows the calculation of university fees and contributions based on the ISEEU/ISEE equalized for the academic year 2022/2023 end no credentials are required for its use.
The result of the simulator is absolutely indicative and unofficial.
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How to enrol

All those who intend to enroll in a Master's Degree course must enroll in an assessment procedure for access requirements, on the Esse3 web-based career management system. This procedure will be activated with the start of enrollments for the new academic year, starting from 12 July 2023 and by 2 October 2023.

It is also possible to enroll after this deadline, supporting the payment of a default of € 20, in any case no later than December 15, 2023.

Step 1 – Apply
Register on ESSE3
2. Submit your documents for the Eligibility Check for Master’s degrees: submit the required information and documents on ESSE3 by the deadline set out in: Once the Secretariat has initiated the verification of the relevant study courses, your status will appear as "IN VALUTAZIONE". The application must be submitted from 12/07/2023 to 15/11/2023.
3. If you need to attend an interview, your status will appear as ‘PROVA DA EFFETTUARE’ (Eligibility Check still to be carried out).
4. Check the results on ESSE3. Once you have submitted your documents, your status will appear as one of the following: 

- IN VALUTAZIONE (In progress) - this means that your application has been processed but some documents or information are missing (e.g. missing exam records, language qualification), or if you need to attend an interview. Please note that the relevant Teaching and Student Services Unit may contact you.

- REJECTED - this means that you do not meet the entry requirements, and you will not be able to enrol.

- ESONERATO (Exempt, or passed) - this means that your entry requirements have been judged as valid. In this case, you can enrol in your chosen degree programme.
Step 2 - Enrol
 5. Once the status is updated as ‘Esonerato’ (Exempt, or passed), register on ESSE3  by the deadline set out in the Academic Calendar. To complete your enrolment, you will need to scan and upload a passport photo that complies with the requirements set out in: 'How to add your photo'.
 6. From the ‘payment’ dashboard on ESSE3 make the payment of the first instalment of your student fees via PagoPA, by the deadline set out in the Academic Calendar.
 7. Wait for confirmation email. Please note: you will not receive the confirmation email immediately, since the Enrolment Office will need to process and check your documents and qualifications before confirming your enrolment.

Non-EU students residing in non-EU countries

Non-EU students residing abroad must follow the instructions published on the page dedicated to international students: International students.

Documents and news

HELP center iscrizioni

Il numero unico immatricolazioni, attivo nel periodo estivo, rappresenta un riferimento univoco riguardo alle iscrizioni ai corsi, alle scadenze da rispettare e alle procedure da seguire. Un team di studentesse e studenti tutor specializzati è a disposizione per rispondere alle domande delle future matricole.


FAQ - domande sull'iscrizione

Consulta le domande ricorrenti per trovare una risposta ai tuoi dubbi sulle procedure di immatricolazione e le modalità d'accesso ai vari corsi di primo e secondo livello, ad accesso libero e programmato, dell'Università di Verona.


Title required for matriculation

Laurea o diploma universitario triennale, o altro titolo straniero riconosciuto idoneo, conseguito o da conseguire entro l'ultima sessione dell'A.A. 2022/2023.

Requirements for admissions

È necessario possedere degli specifici requisiti curricolari e un’adeguata preparazione personale, in difetto dei quali non è possibile procedere all’iscrizione.

Curricular requirements

1) Possono accedere al corso di laurea magistrale, senza necessità di integrazioni didattiche, tutti i laureati della classe 1(D.M.509) o classe L-2 (D.M. 270) (Biotecnologie) con laurea conseguita in ogni Ateneo.

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2) L'accesso alla laurea magistrale sarà consentito inoltre ai possessori di Laurea di 1° livello o altro titolo equipollente ritenuto idoneo in base alla normativa vigente purché in possesso di conoscenze a livello di Laurea nelle discipline di seguito elencate:
   a) discipline matematiche, chimiche, fisiche e informatiche
   b) discipline biologiche (biochimica, biologia molecolare, biologia, microbiologia, genetica e tecnologie genomiche)
   c) lingua inglese soprattutto con riferimento ai lessici disciplinari.

In particolare è necessario che abbiano già conseguito almeno 60 CFU in uno o più dei seguenti SSD come di seguito riportato:
- AGR/01 - 04, AGR/07, AGR/11 - 16;
- BIO/01 - 07, BIO/09 - 19;
- CHIM/01 - 06, CHIM/08 - 11;
- FIS/01 - 08;
- INF/01, ING-INF/05;
- MAT/01 - 09;
- MED/01, MED/03 - 05, MED/07, MED/42;
- SECS-S/01 - 02;

Soddisfano i requisiti di ammissione indicati al punto 2) le seguenti lauree conseguite presso l’Università di Verona: Bioinformatica, classe 26 (D.M.509) e classe L-31 (D.M. 270); Scienze e Tecnologie Viticole ed Enologiche, classe 20 (D.M.509) e classe L-25 (D.M. 270).

Personal preparation

E’ prevista una ulteriore valutazione delle competenze acquisite nei seguenti casi:
- laureati con i requisiti curriculari ai punti 1) e 2) che hanno una votazione di laurea inferiore a 85/110 
- tutti laureati in altre classi (che comunque soddisfano i requisiti curriculari riportati al punto 2). 
La valutazione consiste nell'esame del curriculum (esami e voti) seguita da un eventuale colloquio.

International students

Transfer from another University

To continue at the University of Verona your course of studies begun at another Italian university, select one of the procedures below, depending on the case in question.

Transfer from another university to the first year

Transfer from another university to years subsequent to the first - Science and Engineering

NB: for all types of incoming transfer, students coming from another university based in the Veneto region who have paid the regional tax to their university of origin for the current academic year are not required to pay it again to the University of Verona. Those who find themselves in this situation are requested to contact the enrolment office ( before proceeding to the payment of the first instalment, in order to recalculate it. There is no refund of the regional fee except in the case of double payment.

Recognition of prior learning

Do you have an active university career? Read the information on how to make a transfer from another university (to the first year or years following the first) or an internal course transfer to UNIVR (to the first year or years following the first).

If your career has ended due to the completion of a degree or individual courses, withdrawal from studies or forfeiture of studies, please refer to the procedure for requesting a career abbreviation.

Scholarships and Grants

Course change

Transferring a course within the University of Verona is the procedure whereby a student, regularly enrolled in a course of study at the University of Verona, decides to transfer his or her active career to another of the courses offered at the University of Verona (course change). Depending on the number of CFUs sustained and validated, the student may be admitted directly to years subsequent to the first.

Select one of the procedures below, depending on the case of interest.

Course change to the first year

Course change to years subsequent to the first - Science and Engineering

NB: Check in the "payments" section of Esse3 that the fees for previous years have been paid, otherwise the course change cannot proceed.