Linguistic campus

Front-office students:

  • welcomes new students
  • checks up the OFAs (Additional Learning Requirements) and the access requirements
  • recognizes the former acquired credits
  • offers support with the study plan
  • provides academic calendar and exams sessions

BA and MA Degrees Programmes

Double/Joint Degrees

Double/Joint Degrees are Degree Programmes, which offer a curriculum shared with international universities and mobility periods for students and professors. Limited admission occurs through a call for applications.

Bachelor's Degree Programme in Language, culture and society of Asia and Mediterranean Africa:

Master's Degree Programme in Language and Civilisation of Asia and Mediterranean Africa:

Professional Master's Programmes

1st level Professional Master's Programmes

Traineeships and internships

Students enrolled in the Degree Programmes of the Department can undertake an internship in Italy or abroad. In the second case, the University attributes bonus points towards the final degree grade. It is also possible to begin an internship from your own contacts or show recognition of substitute activities.

Joint supervision PhD

PhD candidates can further develop their international skills and experience with an international joint supervision: students must attend both partner universities and their theses must be supervised by two tutors to obtain a double title recognized in both countries.

Summer School in Classical Chinese and Japanese

An initiative in collaboration with Princeton University, the Summer School in Classical Chinese and Japanese offers two study tracks: Classical Chinese and Classical Japanese language. Each track offers class hours dedicated to the study of the relevant language, as well as thematic seminars regarding the pre-modern culture of China and Japan.

Ca' Foscari International College

Ca' Foscari International College prepares graduates of excellence providing them personalized cultural programmes, specific courses, application laboratories and additional cultural activities. Students attend Ca’ Foscari degree programmes and are offered free accommodation on the Venetian island of San Servolo.

Ca' Foscari School for International Education

Ca' Foscari School for International Education provides courses in English for exchange students, graduate seminar programmes, as well as a bridge term and a foundation year for prospective students, joint Summer Schools with prestigious international universities and intensive courses in Italian language.

Venice International University

At Venice International University you can attend courses of the Globalization Program taught in English in an international and multidisciplinary environment in the island of San Servolo, in Venice. The courses offered by Venice International University (VIU) are credit granting and international mobility scholarships are available for Master’s Degree programmes students who wish to write their final thesis at a foreign host institution.

Library of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Access the BALI - Library of Foreign Languages and Literature [ITA] to benefit from consultation and loan services, bibliographic research support, inter-library loans and supply of documents, photocopies, prints, scanning, as well as training opportunities with the workshops organized by the library.