Admission and enrolment
Given the limited number of places available, all the applicants meeting the requirements are subject to an examination that will decide the ranking for admission to the Bachelor in Leisure Management.

UPDATE (04.05.2020)

To ensure compliance with the safety measures required by the current situation, the ranking examination will be carried out exclusively in the form of a remote (online) interview. The interview will take place in Italian and in English between 15 and 19 June 2020. A device connected to the Internet with a video camera is required to carry out the examination.
The platforms that will be used, as well as the precise date, the time and the duration of the oral interview, will be communicated by e-mail to all candidates between the end of May and the beginning of June.

Candidates who have applied for admission to the Bachelor’s programme are invited to consult the e-mail regularly and to communicate the eventual unavailability of device and Internet connection.

The results achieved in the oral examination will determine the final ranking of applicants admitted to the Bachelor in Leisure Management.

Enrolments and ranking examination for academic year 2020/2021

  • Enrolments: enrolments to the Bachelor in Leisure Management for academic year 2020-2021 are open from 18 November 2019 until 15 May 2020*.

  • Written ranking examination: 23 May 2020 - CANCELLED

  • Oral ranking examination: in the period 15-19 June 2020 - REMOTELY: the platforms that will be used, as well as the precise date, the time and the duration of the oral interview, will be communicated by e-mail to all candidates between the end of May and the beginning of June.

For all information on the admission procedure, please consult the following link:
» application and admission procedure

Ranking examination

In order to understand the examination, applicants must possess a knowledge of Italian (minimum level B2), and an intermediate-level of English. After having applied, potential students will receive a link to where they can test their linguistic competences. Applicants whose linguistic competences are lower than the specified levels are not excluded in advance from taking the ranking examination

Oral ranking examination

This individual interview aims to test personal aptitude, motivation and perception of future educational and professional development activities. The interview will take place in Italian and in English. The oral examination does not require specific preparation despite being updated on the sector can be helpful.

The scores achieved in the oral examination will determine the final ranking of applicants admitted to the Bachelor in Leisure Management.

Admission requirements

The ranking examination is open to applicants holding one of the following qualifications:
  • vocational school-leaving certificate in commerce/business or equivalent;
  • vocational school-leaving certificate in a non-related area and a work experience period congruent with the contents of the study programme;
  • foreign high school diploma will be evaluated and can require a work experience period.

Applicants admitted on the basis of prior learning

Applications are also accepted from those who are aged more than 25 and who lack the required qualifications, but whom the Course Directors believe possess an education and a work experience that are significant and appropriate for the sector. These applicants must take an oral test on the fundamentals of management. Successful completion of this test will qualify them to take the ranking examination.
The preliminary oral exam for admission on the basis of prior learning will take place on Wednesday, May 20th 2020. The procedure, the time and the duration of the examination will be communicated by e-mail to all candidates a few days in advance.

* Warnings to applicants from non-EU/EFTA countries

For procedural reasons, for candidates from non-EU/EFTA countries the deadline for applying for admission is 15 April 2020.
The application to the appropriate Cantonal Authorities for a permit of stay for foreigners, accompanied by the necessary documents, must be submitted to SUPSI Directorship by 30 June 2020 at the latest.

For further information about visas and residence permits, please click here.

Contacts
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