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SIE Foundation Year: why under-18s from all over the world choose Venice

Ca' Foscari is one of the few Italian universities to offer a Foundation Year, a programme that prepares international students for undergraduate studies in Italy, bridging the gap between secondary school and university. Here is what our students have to say.

San Giobbe's residential complex is now open

The San Giobbe student residential complex of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice is open and fully booked. Ca’ Foscari University of Venice entrusted the management of the building to DoveVivo, the largest co-living company in Europe.

Ca' Foscari trains Italian language teachers from Libya

Thanks to an agreement between the Italian and Libyan Ministries of Education, with the support of the respective Ministries of Foreign Affairs and of the Italian Embassy in Tripoli, the first group of Italian language teachers has been selected for training. They will soon be teaching Italian language courses in Libyan secondary schools.

Ca’ Foscari holds the first Ainu language course in Europe

Ca’ Foscari hosts about 1,000 Japanese students and is currently the first university in Europe to offer a real Ainu language curricular course. The introduction to the language, which is only spoken by an ethnic group in northern Japan, will be taught by professor Elia Dal Corso.

Bauhaus of the Seas in Venice, watch the videos of the conference

The international conference on the sea, the environment and sustainability took place on 20 and 21 September, with the participation of prestigious guests from the Italian and European political, scientific and cultural scene.

Ca' Foscari joins the EUTOPIA European University network

The international alliance, funded by the European Commission, is aimed at strengthening the international competitivity of European universities and creating a new model for higher education in Europe.

Green Pass and in-person teaching: read the Rector's message

In a message to the Ca' Foscari community, Rector Lippiello has announced the resumption of in-person teaching activities, as well as other important information concerning the upcoming academic year.

Teaching and learning activities in September: the message of the Rector

In a message to Ca' Foscari's community, the Rector, Tiziana Lippiello, shares information regarding the resumption of in-person teaching and learning activities and the use of the dual mode.

Summer closing dates and variations in opening times

Ca’ Foscari University of Venice will be closed from 9 to 14 August 2021 and will reopen on Monday 16 August.