Scholarship Opportunity

Supported by Progetto Mediterraneo to study at the Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali (Luiss University, Rome, Italy) for the 2022-2023 Academic year.

Undergraduate (Bachelor/ Licence) scholarships for refugees or asylum seekers currently living in Iraq, with degree programmes in:

  • Business Administration
  • Economics and Business
  • Management and Computer Science
  • Politics, Philosophy and Economics 

Successful candidates will be awarded a full scholarship covering tuition fees, learning material, travel costs, and the cost of room and board in Rome for the duration of the degree.

All courses are exclusively taught in English

Eligible applicants must:

  • Hold a valid UNHCR certificate
  • Hold a high school diploma received between 2019 and June 2022
  • Be proficient in English to a B2 level (IELTS 5.5 – 6.0+)

The online application is open until 31 March 2022 via this link

To learn more: visit the Luiss University website (

Additional information is available through the ‘Call for Refugees’ link at the bottom of the page.

UNHCR Iraq is not involved in the application and selection process of the scholarship.

To learn more about scholarship opportunities abroad, visit: (available in English)