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Useful information to know in order to complete your course admission, including payment methods, permits of stay and credit system.

Payment methods

Payments can be made as follows:

Online Payment

Bank wire to one of the following:
Credito Cooperativo di Cambiano (Polimoda Bank Name)
Agency: Via Maggio,84/r – 50125 Firenze
IBAN IT93B0842502803000030861280

Monte dei Paschi di Siena (Polimoda Bank Name)
Agency: Via Di Soffiano 86 – 50143 Firenze
IBAN IT79W0103002862000000040576

Specifying the name and surname of the student and the name of the course in the reason for payment.

At the Accounting Office:
1. by cash (for amounts up to €500)
2. by debit card
3. by credit card

At any Post Office:
For any amount, using Polimoda prefilled payment form (to be collected at the Polimoda Accounting Office)

Visa and permit of stay

Polimoda has partnered with Eduservices to guide and assist students through the following processes:

  • Permit of Stay
  • Declaration of Presence
  • Health Insurance
  • Opening a Bank Account
  • Tax Codes

For further information please contact: Vittorio Careri, Eduservices S.c.a r.l, Piazza di San Lorenzo, 6, 50123 Florence, Tel +39 055 210460, email:

ECTS Credits

Polimoda Courses allow the student to obtain credits which are equivalent to the ECTS system. This system allows students to compare courses to other European universities through a measurement of work and training activities included in the course. This system is a reliable and standardised measurement in order to transfer between courses and for further education in the continent.

Credits are acquired by passing the course.

The total number of credits that can be acquired by the student during the study program is indicated in the description of each course.

Student regulations

Here are the regulations and procedures to attend a course at Polimoda, from documentation to online services, the evaluation systems and laboratories.