Student Bullettin

Your source for course-relevant news

May 26, 2024

Guidelines for Internship Certification

Dear Students,

While the professional internship in Health Informatics is ongoing, it is time to start familiarizing yourselves with the internship certification procedures. The procedure consists of the following steps:


  1. Internship attendance (currently ongoing)
  2. Signing of internship booklets by the tutor. Download the booklet from this page.
  3. Reservation of certification appointment (available on SmartEdu from June 11th to June 22nd, 2024)
  4. Completion of the OPIS questionnaire for internship evaluation (available at this address starting from June 11th, 2024). 
  5. Submission of the completed and signed booklet to the email address For the correct submission procedure, please refer to this page.

Please note that if the procedure is not followed correctly (i.e., internship attendance, certification appointment reservation, OPIS completion, and booklet submission), the certification process cannot be completed.

Students encountering difficulties are kindly requested to send an email to and/or to the Internship Coordinator, Prof. Filippo Sanfilippo.


QUICK LINKS: Booklet | Questionnaire | Procedure | Regulation

May 23, 2024

Accommodation Opportunity for Medicine & Surgery Students

The Merit College Alcantara is one of the merit colleges officially recognized by the University of Catania. Medicine & Surgery students, particularly those in urgent need of accommodation due to recent admissions from the waiting list, may find such facilities and services beneficial. Offerings include meals, cleaning, and laundry services. Residents are encouraged to uphold a high academic standard and engage in diverse internal activities fostering personal development. The Collegio provides scholarships for international students, ensuring substantial financial relief. For additional details, please visit this page.

Other News


Unveiling course dynamics

April 3, 2024

ANVUR Earns WFME Accreditation

The Italian National Agency for University and Research Evaluation (ANVUR) has received accreditation from the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME). This recognition, valid until March 31, 2034, highlights ANVUR's commitment to maintaining high standards in medical education. The accreditation opens doors for Italian medical graduates to pursue specialization opportunities in the United States.

February 29, 2024

2024/2025 Enrollment Capacity Defined

In the context of the upcoming academic year 2024/2025, the assessment of the educational potential for the restricted enrollment course in Medicine and Surgery has been finalized. This procedural step is a prerequisite for the issuance of decrees concerning the determination of the available seats for admission to the course.

February 14, 2024

Approval of Academic Regulations and Programmed Teaching for Academic Year 2024

In today's session of the CHIRMED departmental council, the academic regulations for the academic year 2024 and the planned teaching for the same academic year were approved. These documents will soon be made available on the Degree Course's website.

Other News