– considering the Decree Law “Urgent measures on the containment and management of the epidemiological emergency by COVID-2019” adopted on 22/02/2020 by the Council of Ministers and in particular art. 1 paragraph d;

– considering the recent evolution of the spread in Italy of the contagion from COVID-2019 so-called “Coronavirus”;

– considering that on the occasion of the discussion of the final diploma thesis, there could be a crowding in the spaces and offices of the Academy;

– in order to prevent possible health risk situations, according to the dictates of the Health Authorities.


as a precautionary measure, the discussion of diploma theses from Wednesday 26 February to Friday 28 February 2020 inclusive, behind closed doors.

Family members and acquaintances of candidates are invited not to visit the Academy’s premises.

Candidates who are not in a position to support their thesis are required to inform the Academy secretariat in a timely manner and may support it in a subsequent extraordinary session.

This is without prejudice to normal administrative activities.
The protection of students with regard to academic career, educational credits and benefits for the right to study remains unchanged.

We apologize for the inconvenience that this precautionary measure entails, aimed at protecting with all possible caution the safety of all the staff of the Academy and of all citizens.

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Please consult the website of the Ministry of Health to know the most useful behaviors to prevent Coronavirus infection.

We also remind you that the Minister Roberto Speranza has made available the telephone number 1500 to provide any possible further information.

Ministry of Health