Logo of Ca' Foscari University of Venice

MALingue e civiltà dell'Asia e dell'Africa mediterranea - Curriculum Vicino e Medio Oriente

Tuition fee €2,300 per year

More information

Application fee €30 one-time

This non-refundable fee allows you to apply for admission to a maximum of two programmes of study.

How to pay the fee

More information



This programme allows students to achieve proficiency in an Asian or North African language (including micro-languages), providing an in-depth knowledge of its associated literature, history and culture, including philosophy and religion, society and institutions, archaeology and art.

Explore this programme’s study plan (Study > Study plan > Enrolled in the 2023/2024 academic year > The Near and Middle East)

Double Degree available
Students enrolled in this programme have the opportunity to obtain an international double degree with the Universidad de Sevilla in Spain. Learn more about this opportunity on the university website at the section Study > Double Degree with Universidad de Sevilla

Programme structure

This programme includes the following components:

  • course work
  • curricular internship
  • final thesis

You can apply to carry out one the double degree outlined above, which would involve spending one of the two years of study at a partner university. Alternatively, you can request to spend one or two semesters abroad through Ca’ Foscari’s exchange programmes.
Your curricular internship can be carried out either in Italy or abroad.

Career opportunities

Graduates are prepared to assume important roles in the publishing and communication sectors, in international, cultural and social co-operation organisations and in Italian institutions abroad, as well as to work as area specialists and translators of literary texts.

Possible career paths include:
• Interpreter
• Translator
• Technical editor
• Image and public relations consultant
• Linguist or philologist
• Museum curator
• Publishing professional

Not available for applying at the moment
Not available for applying at the moment