Pontifical Oriental Institute

Registrar’s Office & Student Services


  • ordinary registration form
  • privacy policy
  • Bachelor’s degree in theology or corresponding studies
  • list of courses and exams taken
  • certification of Italian language level B1
  • identity document (passport)
  • 2 passport size photos
  • student visa (non-EU students)
  • payment of registration fee

Clerics and religious must also enclose:

  • letter of presentation from the bishop or religious superior
  • declaration of residence at a college or institute in Rome, or rescript of extra-collegiality issued by the Vicariate of Rome

Lay persons must also enclose:

  • letter of presentation from an ecclesiastical or academic authority

Registration Renewal

  • ordinary registration renewal form
  • payment of registration fee

Documentation, in the case of both registration and registration renewal, must be submitted to the Registrar in hard copy or by email between September 4 and 29, 2023. In case of incomplete documentation, the registration cannot be finalized. In case of delay, late fees will be applied.