How to enrol

ENROLMENT FOR A.Y. 2022/2023 

Before enrolling students must have received a positive pre-evaluation and then register on the IT ESSE3 platform by carrying out the procedures defined in the section ‘Registration’.

Registered Users may subsequently access the function of ‘Enrollment’ to the chosen University Degree programme.

At the end of the enrolment procedure, students are due to pay the first instalment of the tuition fees of € 156. The enrolment cannot be completed without this payment. The remaining amount of the tuition fees is calculated on the basis of a sliding scale. For income lower than 24.000 euros per year, the overall amount of the tuition fees is 156 euros. For further information visit the page Tuition Fees.

NOTICE: for the enrolment in the Vocational Master’s Degrees, please refer to the information reported in the dedicated sections listed here.

International students are allowed to enrol without extra fee until December 31, 2022. For students who do not arrive in time for the start of classes, the Study Course Coordinators will organize supplementary activities upon the arrival in Messina.

For assistance on how to enrol, follow the instructions of the videoguide.

Upon arrival in Messina, students shall immediately fill in the arrival form and get in contact with the Welcome Point


Students have to submit the documents listed below, to be uploaded to the ESSE3 platform.

  • A copy of High School diploma (for enrolment to Bachelor’s degree/Single Cycle Degree programmes) or Bachelor’s Degree (for enrolment to a Master’s Degree/Vocational Master’s Degree) issued in English or translated into Italian, legalized and accompanied by the Declaration of Value (DoV)  issued by the competent Italian Diplomatic/Consular Authorities or a declaration/statement of the Italian ENIC-NARIC centre (CIMEA). Please make sure either of this document states that the qualification is suitable for admittance to further studies in the country where it was issued and that it also states the number of school years prior to university enrolment.
  • Copy of a valid passport
  • Visa (non EU-students)
  • Two passport-size pictures
  • Copy of Italian language certificate (for programmes taught in Italian only) if the test of Italian language has not been taken at UniME
  • Codice fiscale” issued by the Italian Diplomatic/Consular Authorities (if available)

The documents must be uploaded in a unique file.

For the a.y. 2022/2023, it is possible to complete enrolment on the ESSE3 portal, by entering the required documentation (qualification accompanied by a declaration of value / certification issued by the Italian ENIC-NARIC Centre – CIMEA; entry visa for study purposes / residence permit; payment of university fees, as established in the single document of the student contribution for the a.y. 2022-2023 (prot. n. 58159 of 09 May 2022), by 31 December 2022 without the payment of any late enrolment fee.

For further information on how to carry out the enrolment procedure, please download the USER GUIDE available in English and Italian.

In order to carry out registration for the second year and subsequent years, students must have paid the total amount of tuition due from the previous year

They must renew their registration through the online procedure on ESSE3 (it is not necessary to go to the Student Administration Office). The first university tuition payment must be paid at the moment of registration. 

For further information about the payment options, visit the page Tuition Fees.

For assistance on how to register for the second year and subsequent years , follow the instructions of the videoguide.