Open days and study advisory

Would you like to discover the Università della Svizzera italiana and our study programmes?
Check the orientation activities offered in the A.Y. 2020/21 for the Bachelor and Master programmes.
If you wish to schedule a personalised orientation meeting, contact the Study Advisory Service: you will find the answers to all your questions!

Next appointments - Spring Semester 2021:

COVID-19 Protection provisions

Visitors and guests coming from abroad are required to comply individually with the federal regulations when entering Switzerland. For all information, please refer to the >> website of the Federal Office of Public Health, the diagram shows a general overview, the text below illustrates it in detail.
Visitors and guests arriving at USI should be aware that they will have to consider not only the rules for entering Switzerland, but also the rules in force for entering each country crossed during the journey, that means both for the arrival at USI and for the return home, or for a possible continuation of the journey. USI cannot be held responsible for any consequences due to the non-observance of these rules and will not bear any eventual costs related to the obtaining of required medical certificates.

NEW! ONLINE BACHELOR INFO WEEK

Discover USI's Bachelor's degrees and stay safe

Follow the presentations of the Bachelor programmes and get more information about possible future Master studies and job opportunities.

Spring 2021

  • 24 April 2021: the event will be held on campus, in accordance with the safety measures in place at the time.
    Registration is compulsory. 
    • Registration form Lugano Campus (Bachelor in: Communication / Economics / Informatics / Lingua, letteratura e civiltà italiana / Medicine)
      On-campus participation is open to students residing in Switzerland only.
    • Registration form Mendrisio Campus (Bachelor in: Architecture)
      On-campus participation is open to students residing in Switzerland only. All other students will be able to follow the event in streaming.
  • May 2021: the event will be held on campus, in accordance with the safety measures in place at the time. Participation will be open to all interested students.

Autumn 2020: 

  • 28 November: Architecture, registration is closed
    The event will be held online, login credentials will be sent to the participants via email. 

    Programme

    14.00: Welcome from the Director of the Academy of Architecture Riccardo Blumer
    14.15: Presentation of the BSc programme in Architecture – Italian
    14.45: Testimony of a student/graduate – Italian
    15.00: Q&A Session - Italian

    15.30: Presentation of the BSc programme in Architecture – English
    16.00: Testimony of a student/graduate – English
    16.15: Q&A Session - English

Participants obtain a general view of USI's Master offer. The scientific directors will present the study track proposed by each Master illustrating, in particular, the teaching approach and the chosen didactic concept, the study objectives, an insight into contents, the organization of the Master (duration, stage, thesis, exchange semester, study language, etc.) and career opportunities. Most presentations will be integrated by current students' testimonials. You will also be given the opportunity to visit the Campus.

Spring 2021

  • 16 April: the event will be held on campus, in accordance with the safety measures in place at the time. In case of impossibility, a new Online Master Info Week will take place from 19 to 23 April 2021.

Autumn 2020

  • November 7: Architecture / History and Theory of Art and Architecture - registration is closed.
    The event will be held on Zoom, login credentials will be sent to the participants via email. 

    Master of Science in Architecture

    10:00: Welcome from the Director of the Academy of Architecture Riccardo Blumer
    10:15: Presentation of the Master of Science in Architecture - Italian
    10:50: Q&A Session - Italian
    11:15: Presentation of the Master of Science in Architecture - English
    11:50: Q&A Session - English

    Master in History and Theory of Art and Architecture
    11:00: Presentation of the Master of Science in Architecture - Italian and English
    11:45: Q&A Session - Italian and English