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Here you will find everything you need 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 transfer to one of the following:

  • Bank name: Banca Cambiano 1884 Spa
    Name of the beneficiary: Polimoda
    Agency: Via Maggio,84/r – 50125 Firenze
    IBAN: IT93B0842502803000030861280
  • Bank name: Monte dei Paschi di Siena
    Name of the beneficiary: Polimoda
    Agency: Via Di Soffiano 86 – 50143 Firenze
    IBAN: IT40L0103002832000063109155

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

At the Accounting Office:

  • by cash (for amounts up to €500)
  • by debit card
  • by credit card

At any Post Office:

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


Online Enrolment:
Seasonal and One Shot courses can be purchased directly online through credit card or bank transfer.

Visa and permit of stay

Polimoda has partnered with EduAssistance 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, EduAssistance S.r.l., The Student Hotel – Collab, Via S.Lavagnini 70/72, 50129 Florence, Tel +39 055 210460, email:

Credit system

Polimoda courses allow the student to obtain Polimoda Credits. A Polimoda credit corresponds to 25 hours of study, which includes contact hours, individual study and other tasks.

1 Polimoda Credit = 1 ECTS

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 necessary to attend a course at Polimoda, from documentation to online services, the evaluation systems and laboratories.