Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli (LUISS)




LUISS – Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli, or the Guido Carli Free International University for Social Studies – is an independent university. LUISS offers an innovative educational approach at its four Departments: Economics and Finance, Business and Management, Law and Political Science.


The main language of instruction is Italian although some courses are offered in English. Students wishing to attend courses in Italian should have attained at least an intermediate level of language proficiency. Intensive Italian language courses are available for exchange students for a semester or a year at the Department of Business and Management, Department of Economics and Finance, Department of Political Science or Department of Law.

For more admission information, please visit:

Application Materials:

  1. FSS-DGPA application form
  2. FSS Learning Agreement
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Cover letter explaining your interest in this exchange program, your objectives, your strengths and weaknesses, and why you would be well suited for study in this program.
  5. A transcript in English (since your first year as an undergraduate)
  6. A certificate or official document attesting to your English proficiency (i.e. TOEFL, IELTS or CET scores; the results can be submitted at a later date if necessary).
  7. Any other supporting documents that you believe would be helpful to the admissions staff.

For questions about application procedures, please contact the Department office at

PLEASE NOTE: If selected, students are responsible for obtaining the necessary visas by themselves.

Contact information:

LUISS Student Exchange Office
Viale Romania 32
00197 Roma, ITALY
Tel: +39 6 85222-5642 / 5722
FAX: +39 6 85222-5505