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Astrophysics and Cosmology

24 months
2962 EUR/year
2962 EUR/year
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The Master's Degree programme in Astrophysics and Cosmology at University of Bologna provides a solid knowledge in astrophysics and space physics, for employability in the field of scientific research both in Italy and abroad.


Build your own future. This is what you can do with this Astrophysics and Cosmology degree at University of Bologna.

Key Features 

  • Unique in the Italian landscape, Bologna offers the possibility to study astronomy in the main national astrophysical hub, where the Department of Physics and Astronomy works in close synergy with the Astrophysics and Space Science Observatory (OAS) and with the Istituto di Radioastronomia (IRA), both part of the Italian National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF).

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Advanced Stellar Physics And Asteroseismology
  • Astroparticle Physics
  • Galaxy Clusters
  • High Energy Astrophysics
  • High Performance Computing For Astrophysics And Cosmology
  • Magnetic Fields In Astrophysics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Valid identity card/Passport
  • Degree Certificate 
  • Transcript of Records
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • English language proficiency certificate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2962 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2962 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2962 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2962 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Bologna

750 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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