|Study location||Italy, Venice|
|Type||Master's degree, full-time|
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||€2,100 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.
Bachelor's diploma (or higher)
A minimum three-year undergraduate degree is required.
Admission to this master’s degree programme is subject to your possession of specific minimum curricular requirements. A Teaching Committee will evaluate your undergraduate transcript of records to determine if you possess the necessary background knowledge to be admitted. Please check this programme’s minimum curricular requirements to find out if you could be a suitable candidate.
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.
Please note: Ca’ Foscari University does not conduct any test to assess your knowledge of English as part of the application procedure.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
It is impossible to imagine a better setting than Venice for carrying out interdisciplinary studies dedicated to the exploration of the increasingly complex demands of the tourism market.
This programme trains you to become an expert in the development and intercultural promotion of tourism systems and markets by building your theoretical and applied knowledge through engaging workshops and internships.
Thanks to the interdisciplinary nature of the course, you acquire the skills you need to establish yourself as an expert in the international tourism market.
Explore the programme’s study plan
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 with companies, tourism organisations, local governments, consortia and consulting companies operating in the tourism sector or launch out on their own as tourism entrepreneurs.
They are equipped to launch a career as:
• international tourism experts
• sales managers
• destination managers
• operators and managers in agencies for both incoming and outgoing tourism with a particular awareness of the importance of cultural and language differences among market segments of tourist demand
• tourist web marketing manager
• tourist entrepreneurs with a strong inclination towards intercultural/international markets
• consultants in tourist development for businesses, business networks and tourist industries
We will reopen the platform on 7 December 2021 to begin accepting applications for admission in September 2022!