MESCI-Development Economics and International Cooperation

Master in
Development Economics and
International Cooperation



MESCI accepts applications from individuals who meet the university admission requirements and who are able to undertake studies in the English language.
Review prerequisites for admission and administrative information before applying.

A non-refundable 50€ application fee must accompany this application. Please have your credit card (Visa or MasterCard) at hand.

In order to proceed with the application, please make sure to have the following:

  • University Transcripts
    International applicants are requested to submit official university transcripts.     
  • Updated copy of your Curriculum Vitae
  • Motivational  Letter
    Prepare a motivational letter indicating why you wish to enroll, your expectations and your professional objectives;
  • Scanned copy of your passport/ID


Applications will re-open in March 2020

Whether or not you have an Italian Fiscal Code (Codice Fiscale) you should fill  the application form available here:                                             

An application fee of 50€  is required with each application. The application fee will not be refunded.

You should either pay the application fee at the end of the application procedure by FILLING THIS PAY-FORM specifying the same personal data (name, surname and email) you used in the application form.


Send the following documents by e-mail to or by fax to +39 06 2020687

  • An updated Curriculum Vitae
  • A motivational letter
  • A copy of your university transcripts
  • A copy of your passport/ID


All applications are subject to the Administrative Board's evaluation of each candidate's academic standing, curriculum vitae and English proficiency.
Applications will re-open in March 2020


. Admission decisions will be made on an ongoing basis as applications are received. If your application is successful, you will receive an official offer of a place via e-mail. Due to the large number of applications, you are advised to secure your place on the course by submitting the first installment of the Masters fees upon your acceptance. The admission’s office aims to get back to you as soon as possible in order to allow successful applicants to plan and attend to relevant logistics.