University of Rome Tor Vergata

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♦ Contacts ♦ Programme Structures ♦ Application ♦ Exchange Semesters

Università Roma Tor Vergataoffers a wide range of courses with a focus on economic history.


Website of the University

Prof. Dr. Daniela Felisini

Dipartimento di Scienze storiche, filosofico-sociali, dei beni culturali e del territorio



Programme Structure at Tor Vergata

MEH is a two years  program made up of 120 ECTS credits (according to the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) divided into four terms, during which students attend classes in  at least two partner universities.  A minimum of 30 ECTS credits must be obtained in each university partner abroad. All exams taken in the partner universities will be fully recognised by Università di Roma Tor Vergata.

Students enrolled in MEH at Università di Roma Tor Vergata  will respect the “piano di studi” of Corso di Laurea Magistrale in Scienze della Storia  e del documento. They will organize their studies according to the following plan:

  • Year 1, Semester 1: study at Rome Tor Vergata.
  • Year 1, Semester 2: option to study at one of the partner universities or at Rome Tor Vergata (if abroad at least  30 ECTS credits).
  • Year 2, Semester 3: option to study at one of the partner universities or at Rome Tor Vergata (if abroad at least  30 ECTS credits).
  • Year 2, Semester 4: study at Rome Tor Vergata : Final dissertation and oral defence. Final dissertation has to be written in English and will be jointly supervised by academic staff of  the home university and of the partner university.

For details about the term dates and the application deadlines at the partner universities please see the attached scheme.

Term to be spent abroad in the partner universities:

All partner universities will accept students from the other partner universities, but the admission processes are regulated according to local practices and the decision on selection of the students rests with the host university.

No fees have to be paid at the partner universities during the mobility track(s).



What do I need in order to apply?

  1. An undergraduate degree from a European accredited university, or its international equivalent, in a relevant subject area of Humanities and Social Sciences (History, International Relations, Politics, European Studies, Economics and Sociology, Modern languages…).
  2. Students are expected to be near-fluent in English (level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, CEFR), with an official certificate, and to have a good knowledge of a second modern foreign language. Level C1 is required in order to attend partner universities but can be achieved during your first year at Tor Vergata.

How do I apply?

A) For students aiming to enroll at University of Rome Tor Vergata:

1) Italian students

MEH Programme represents the international curriculum of MA in History and Sources Studies (Corso di laurea Magistrale in Scienze della Storia e del Documento), so please follow the enrolment procedures of CLM  (Select “Futuri studenti” and then “Requisiti di ammissione”)

2) Foreign students not already enrolled in the other partner universities

Students will be evaluated by the Admission Board only when they will have filled in the on-line application form and uploaded all the required documents listed below:

    •     BA diploma (translated in English)
    •     Curriculum Vitae (in English, any format)
    •     Motivation Letter (in English, any format)
    •     English certificate

Once the application is complete, the Admission Board will evaluate it within 3 weeks and the result will be communicated to the applicant by email. The selected international applicants will receive the Conditional Acceptance letter, then they will have to complete the pre-enrolment and afterwards they will receive the Formal Acceptance letter.

Please, be aware that if you possess a Foreign BA diploma and you don’t already have a Declaration of Equivalence, you must require a certificate of comparability via the following link: will find all the instructions to complete the procedure on the red column, under “CIS – Università degli Studi di ROMA “Tor Vergata” The official certificate will be sent to both you and the Foreign Students Office.

For any administrative information (fees, documents etc.) please write to:

To see how Tor Vergata works and all the various opportunities the University offers to its students please see the student guide.

B) For students already enrolled in the other partner universities:

After consultation with the local coordinator and the local Erasmus Unit at the home university, applicants could contact either the coordinator of MEH at University of Rome Tor Vergata, prof. Daniela Felisini (, or the Student Academic Advisor dr. Giulia Palmieri (

Foreign students who wants to learn Italian language could attend free courses at CLICI (Centro di Lingua e Cultura Italiana). The students have to register at the official website and do a placement test to determine their level and the class they will attend.

Further information about the application procedure at the University Tor Vergata can be found here.


Exchange Semester

Erasmus grant guaranteed!

MEH students enrolled at Tor Vergata will obtain an Erasmus grant for their term abroad in one of our partner universities!

All students are entitled to student assistance services on the basis of financial means and/or merit. This applies to scholarships, student loans, housing assistance, refectory meal tickets, fee waivers and public transport facilities. By contacting the Admission Office you can find out what services are available to you. Please, see also this site to get more information about the scholarships.

Cite this blog post
gontermann (2019, October 29). University of Rome Tor Vergata. European History Master. Retrieved May 19, 2024, from

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