Medical specialisation diploma exam

Graduation from a postgraduate school takes place after the thesis discussion. The exam sessions and deadlines are based on the student’s year of enrolment.

To sit the exam students must:

  1. Submit the application using the online procedure Domanda di tesi Scuole di specializzazione.
  2. Pay the Diploma fee using the payment managment service.
  3. Upload the thesis electronically (PDF/A format) by the deadlines, under penalty of exclusion from the diploma exam.
    The thesis must be uploaded using the thesis upload service. (To create the file in PDF/A format from a Word or LibreOffice document follow the instructions contained in the relevant video tutorial).
    The thesis can be written in english, with the approval of the Director of the School.
  4. Discuss the thesis in accordance with the timetable prepared by the School’s Academic Services Office.


1. For students who:

Enrolled in academic year 2017/2018 (third year) - Applied Physics, Medical Statistics and Biometry,

Enrolled in academic year 2016/2017 (fourth year) - Hospital Pharmacology,

Enrolled in academic year 2015/2016 (fifth year) - All Medical Schools:

  • Submission of thesis application at the Administration Office: from 26 August to 30 September 2021
  • Thesis discussion: 2 to 15 November 2021
  • Upload thesis in electronic format (PDF/A): by 27 October 2021

2. For students who enrolled in academic year 2016/2017 (fourth year) - All Medical Schools:

  • Submission of thesis application at the Administration Office: from 1 October to 29 October 2021
  • Thesis discussion: From 30 December 2021 to 14 January 2022
  • Upload thesis in electronic format (PDF/A): by 21 December 2021

Delivery of Diploma certificate

The specialist Diploma certificate will be sent to the student’s home address within one year of graduating from the Postgraduate school.

Special cases - paper thesis application

Trainees who have suspended their postgraduate programme due to pregnancy/illness must:

  • Fill in the attached form: Paper thesis application 
  • Submit the thesis application form to the Postgraduate programme desk upon appointment through InformaStudenti
  • Pay the 100.00 Euro fee online through the Payment service > Fees for office services > Fee required by the academic office
  • Hand in the postgraduate transcript of records together with the thesis application.