Department of Physics and Astronomy International Awards at University of Padua, Italy


The University of Padua is glad to announce the Department of Physics and Astronomy (DFA) Scholarships. The grant is available for academically inclined but financially challenged international students for pursuing higher education in Italy for the academic session 2021/2022.

The programme provides a significant focus on astrophysics and cosmology, and physics of data with incomparable financial aids.

The University of Padua is recognized as an Italian University established in Padua, in the Veneto region of northern Italy. It is also Italy’s second-oldest institute and the fifth-oldest University that sustains the world.

Why consider the University of Padua? The University provides a motivating learning atmosphere from engineering to psychology, politics, medicine, the humanities, industry, agriculture, law, and science. The faculty and examination staff work with an admirable record of publications and collaborations with research institutions and corporations globally.

Application Deadline for Scholarship: June 2, 2021


The University of Padua will provide a grant worth of Up to €8,000.00 per academic year. The allowance is conferred for one academic year.

Application Method

  • How to Apply: To apply for this offer, Applicants must take admission in the master’s degree coursework at the university for being engaged in the program. After that, only then they are qualified to apply for the award application.
  • Supporting Documents: Candidates need to submit a copy of a valid ID card, a passport photo in JPG format, a CV, and academic documents.
  • Admission Requirements: One should have a bachelor’s degree or an equivalent international qualification with unique curricular criteria suitable for admission.
  • Language Requirement: If English is not your first language, you will need to show that your English language skills are high enough to succeed in your studies.

Grant Qualification

  • Eligible Countries: All nationalities are eligible for this offer.
  • Eligible Courses : Master’s degree in astrophysics and cosmology, or physics of data.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To claim the program, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:
  • Candidate must hold a non-Italian Bachelor’s degree (for a Master’s degree);
  • The applicant does not already settle in Italy;
  • Students can apply to one or more degree programs entirely taught in English only;
  • One can opt for 3-degree programs only.


  • University: University of Padua, Italy.
  • Department: Department of Physics and Astronomy
  • Course Level: Masters
  • Grant: Up to €8,000.00
  • Number of Awards: Up to 4
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Nationality: International
  • The grant is accessible in Italy