Study plan, Credit recognition & Didactic organization
Length and attendance
Three years, 4,500 hours of classroom work,
shop work, and individual study
for a total of 180 credits.
The program for each year
involves 1,500 total hours and 60
First year: November 1, 2024 to October 31, 2025. Exam sessions in July,
September, and January.
Attendance is mandatory.
Students must attend at least
80% of overall curricular
activities and at least twothirds
of each individual subject,
measured in hours. Individual
study is excluded from this
This page is under construction, come back later.
Scholarships and loan
Scholarships, tuition exemptions, merit loans bring training of the highest artistic
quality complemented by direct practical experience in the chosen field within
the reach of all.
On the basis of funding provided by Regione Lombardia, annual scholarships are
available to students who pass the selection process and request one.
Students whose ISEE (Equivalent Financial Status Indicator) for university study
meets requisites and who have obtained all prerequisite academic credits
are eligible to apply for an annual scholarship. Scholarships are assigned only
after the allocation of funds by Regione Lombardia and the Italian Ministry of
Universities and Research (MUR).
Instructions for applying for a scholarship will be provided in a specific
Academy has underwritten agreements with certain banks to ensure that
students in good standing can benefit from other forms of financial aid to cover
tuition or lodging costs.
For further information, please contact the teaching office: segreteria.didattica@
Italian high school diploma or equivalent from another country according to
applicable treaties and laws.
Students with disabilities
Students with physical or learning disabilities are entitled to compensatory
measures. The appropriate certification must be submitted during the application
process (see “Admission Process” below).
Admission process and program
The course is open to a maximum of 20
Applicants are admitted to the course
after passing a selection process
- awritten test;
- an interview;
- (Optional) assessment of a portfolio
submitted by the candidate on the
day of the written test and discussed
during the interview.
The selection process will take place in
two sessions: May 13–17 and September
23–26, 2024 (dates may be subject to
Those who enroll in and pass the first
session will be eligible for a tuition
discount. Those who do not pass the
first session will have the option of
enrolling in the second session but will
lose the right to a tuition discount.
Both selection sessions will take place
in Milan in the Academy facilities at Via
Santa Marta 18.
Non-EU residents who are
admitted to the course must
complete the visa application
process by registering on the
and uploading all necessary
Other details for international students and Italian residing abroad are specified into the official announcement - read carefully.
The European Committee has approved the Erasmus Charter for Higher Education and the Erasmus statement of the La Scala Academy.
Download here the ECHE
and the Erasmus Policy Statement
For further informations visit the page Erasmus+
Teaching list, professors and programs
This page is unders construction, the study program will be soon avalable.