Cost of living

Tuition fees students are required to pay are different based on the course they are taking. Bachelor's courses ("Laurea triennale") range between 881.62 and 956.62 euro per academic year, whereas for a Master's courses ("Laurea specialistica/magistrale") they range between 931.62 and 1,006.62 euro per academic year.

The average cost of accommodation (per month per person) in Opera Universitaria's halls or residence is: 

  • € 180.00 for a shared room - €220.00 for a single room (students entitled to accommodation)
  • € 250.00 for a double room - €290.00 for a single room (other students)
  • € 305.00 for a double room - €345.00 for a single room (postdoc students and researchers)

On the private market the cost of accommodation in a shared room is between 250.00 and 350.00 euro per month plus around 150.00 euro per month to cover the cost of utilities (electricity, water, heating, etc.).

The average price to rent a studio accommodating 1 or 2 people is between 500.00 and 800.00 euro per month, plus about 250.00 euro per month to cover the cost of utilities (electricity, water, heating, etc.).

Students spend approximately 200.00/month for meals at university restaurants and cafes (4.00 euro per meal, or 3.50 euro at discounted price).

You need a budget of at least 650-700 euro per month.

Useful links

Agenzia del lavoro (public employment service)
Azienda Provinciale per i Servizi Sanitari (Provincial Healthcare Services) - Trento District, tel. (+39) 0461 217111
Provincia Autonoma di Trento 
Questura (Police headquarters) tel. (+39) 0461 899511
Regione Autonoma Trentino Alto Adige 
Trenta (utilities) tel. 800847028/(+39) 0461 362222
VisitTrentino (Trentino tourism portal)