|Study location||Italy, Venice|
|Type||Bachelor's degree, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years (180 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||€1,900 per year|
|Application fee||€10 one-time
This non-refundable fee allows you to apply for admission to a maximum of three programmes of study.
High school / secondary education (or higher)
Students must have attended school for at least 12 years.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
If your documents are not in English or Italian, please upload the original documentation or a verified copy of it AS WELL AS a professional translation in English or Italian. You can obtain professional translations either in your country or in Italy, and they can be issued by professional translators, a local court of law or court interpreters.
You can apply to this programme even if you have yet to obtain a language certification, but in order to complete your enrolment you will need to provide one or take a preliminary Italian language test organised either on Skype or on campus before the academic year begins.
You are exempted from needing to provide evidence of your proficiency in Italian if:
Chinese Marco Polo students can provide language certification indicating either a B1- or a B2-level knowledge of Italian. Chinese Marco Polo students enrolling with a certified B1-level knowledge of Italian must achieve a certified B2-level knowledge of the language by the end of the first year of their studies.
If you do not satisfy this requirement at the moment of enrolment, you will be assigned an Additional Learning Requirement, or ALR, in English (Obbligo Formativo Aggiuntivo – OFA) that must be satisfied by the end of your first year of study (deadline of September 30) by passing an exam. Passing the ALR exam may be necessary in order to take other exams included in your study plan.
Access to this programme is unrestricted. However, personal knowledge will be evaluated with an Italian language written test.
For more information, please consult the website dedicated to entry requirements.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
All non-EU students (even those holding an Italian language certification and those who passed Ca’ Foscari’s Italian test) will be assigned an Additional Learning Requirement, or ALR, in Italian (Obbligo Formativo Aggiuntivo – OFA) that must be satisfied by the end of your first year of study (deadline of September 30) by passing an exam. Passing the ALR exam may be necessary in order to take other exams included in your study plan
Would you like a career as a conservation specialist or an artistic heritage manager? This innovative programme is designed to help you achieve this goal.
This programme offers NR* curricula, or study paths, from which to choose:
- Economics and Management of Arts and Cultural Activities
- Art History
- Performing Arts and Media Studies
The programme incorporates both historic and artistic aspects because working in the field of cultural heritage requires you to have an in-depth knowledge of a specific historical context. Depending on the curriculum you choose, you also acquire methodological skills in management (legislation), conservation (restauration, maintenance, prevention), documentation (cataloguing, graphic reproduction), promotion (project design, finding resources and funding, financial planning) and cultural heritage.
This programme includes the following components:
- course work
- curricular internship
- final thesis
You can request to spend one or two semesters at a partner university through Ca’ Foscari’s exchange programmes.
Your curricular internship can be carried out either in Italy or abroad.
Graduates can find employment in local government and with agencies involved in the protection, conservation and management of archaeological and historical-artistic heritage or the in promotion of artistic events, the performing arts and the culture industry.
Possible careers include:
- Event organiser
- Television, film and theatre producer
- Museum professional
- Art valuation
This is the last application round accessible to NON-EU APPLICANTS WHO REQUIRE A VISA. Please make sure to mark it on your calendar!