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|Study location||Italy, Venice|
|Type||Master's degree, full-time|
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||€2,100 per year|
|Application fee||€20 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 Teaching Committee reserves the right to conduct an integrative interview, in case the minimum curricular requirements are not fully met or your personal preparation cannot be unequivocally assessed.
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 self-certified minimum-B1-level knowledge of a second language (Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Portuguese or Brazilian, Russian, Spanish) is also required for admission.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This degree is the only international relations programme in Italy that combines the study of languages and foreign cultures, law and international economics. It immerses you in linguistic and cultural studies regarding Europe, Asia and the Atlantic world, which Ca’ Foscari has done since its founding.
The skills you gain will allow you to assume a position of responsibility in international offices and organisations, private companies that operate in the international market, public administration and territorial entities, national and international organisations in international corporations, in consular offices, institutions, entities, agencies and foundations.
This programme offers 3 study paths entirely taught in Italian from which to choose:
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 will be able to find employment with businesses and organisations operating in international markets, with local government and regional bodies, and with national and international institutes, agencies, foundations and study centres.
Career opportunities can be found in the following fields, among others:
• Image management
• Public relations consultancy
• Journalism and broadcasting
• International marketing
• Public service