In accordance with the new decree issued by the Ministry of Education recently published on the Italian Gazzette, students coming from Afghanistan, Zimbabwe, Bangladesh, Senegal and other 50 countries will be entitled to scholarships, lower enrolment fees and discounts on Italian universities canteens.
In order to benefit from the above, they will need to prove not to belong to one of the few wealthy families from those countries by handing a certificate issued by an Italian consultate stating that the student does not belong to a high income family neither belongs to a upper social class.
This is the comprehensive list of countries:
Afghanistan; Angola; Bangladesh; Benin; Bhutan; Burkina Faso; Burundi; Cambodia; Central African Rep.; Chad; Comoros; Democratic Republic of Congo; Djibouti; Equatorial Guinea; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Gambia; Guinea; Guinea Bissau; Haiti; Kenya; Kiribati; Korea, Dem. Rep.; Kyrgyz Rep.; Laos; Lesotho; Liberia; Madagascar; Malawi; Mali; Mauritania; Mozambique; Myanmar; Nepal; Niger; Rwanda; Samoa; Sao Tome & Principe; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Solomon Islands; Somalia; South Sudan; Sudan; Tanzania; Tajikistan; Timor-Leste; Togo; Tuvalu; Uganda; Vanuatu; Yemen; Zambia; Zimbabwe.