The election of the C.N.S.U. (Consiglio nazionale degli studenti universitari) is held every three years.
The C.N.S.U. is an advisory body which represents the students, conversing on a constant basis with the Ministry for Universities and Research.
It provides opinions and proposals regarding:
It elects the student representatives for the National University Council (C.U.N.).
It can advise the Ministry on general matters relevant to universities.
It presents to the Ministry, within two years of its installation, a report on the condition of students at Italian universities.
It can petition the Ministry concerning matters of national relevance regarding didactics and students’ conditions. The Ministry has 60 days time to submit an answer.
The C.N.S.U. is composed of 30 members, 28 of them representing students enrolled in the university courses (diploma, bachelor and master courses), 1 representing PhD students and 1 representing students enrolled in specialization courses. The entire Italian territory is divided up into four electoral districts. Each one hosts the election of 7 representatives. The Council holds its office for 3 years and its members can be re-elected.
The election for the renewal of the National Council of University Students (C.N.S.U.) will take place for the following components:
The lists of the active and passive electors are published also in the university buildings in Bozen-Bolzano, Brixen-Bressanone, Bruneck-Brunico. Any objections may be submitted by the interested parties within 10 days after publication directly to the Rector, who will make the final decision within the following 15 days.
Candidatures can be presented:
Please refer to the Ministry ordinance n. 154 dated 4 February 2022 for detailed information and the necessary forms for the submission of candidatures and supportive signatures collection.