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Erasmus+ Students

The Erasmus+ Programme for Study offers university students the chance to go to another European country to study. Periods abroad should contribute to qualifications at home and help students to know different cultures and languages as well as gain vital experience.

To come to Ca’ Foscari as an Erasmus+ incoming student, you should first contact the International Office of your home institution in order to:

  • make sure there is a valid inter-institutional agreement between your home university and Ca’ Foscari (I VENEZIA01), in your specific study field;
  • find out all details about selection procedure and financial support;
  • make sure that official nomination from your home institution is forwarded to Ca' Foscari International Relations Office (erasmusin@unive.it) before the deadline.

Nomination deadlines (by partner institutions) are:

  • April 1st - Erasmus+ Incoming mobility for the first semester or full academic year (September arrivals);
  • October 1st - Erasmus+ Incoming mobility for the second semester (January arrivals).

Registration deadlines (upload of students' required documents) are:

  • April 30th - Erasmus+ Incoming mobility for the first semester or full academic year (September arrivals);
  • October 30th - Erasmus+ Incoming mobility for the second semester (January arrivals).

Programmes and courses

Erasmus+ Incoming students can attend all the courses offered; only PHD programmes and Professional Master's Programmes are excluded.

Ca' Foscari offers a great variety of courses entirely taught in English or with facilities in English (bibliography, final exam, support).

In each course website you will find all the details: professor, timetable, programme.

Application procedures

After being officially nominated, Erasmus+ Incoming students receive Ca' Foscari Welcome Message, with a unique code (token) for the online registration.

Students have to prepare the following documents:

  • one passport-size photo (good quality, JPG format, 4MB max.);
  • transcript of records (certificate prepared by the home university);
  • learning Agreement;
  • copy of a valid ID or passport;
  • accommodation form with one passport-size photos, only if you ask for accommodation in Venice; the International Relations Office of Ca’ Foscari University will send you the accommodation form with the Welcome Message.

Deadlines:

  • April 30th - Erasmus+ Incoming mobility for the first semester or full academic year (September arrivals);
  • October 30th - Erasmus+ Incoming mobility for the second semester (January arrivals).

Forms must be uploaded in the website for the online registration.

Original documents will be handed at the first meeting in Venice.

Before you leave your country

Do not forget to:

  • have an identification document valid for foreign travel;
  • only for non-EU students: ask the Welcome Unit of Ca’ Foscari University (welcome@unive.it) for an official university acceptance letter for the VISA;
  • have a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC card) issued by your National Health Authorities (for EU students) or another health insurance (for non-EU students);
  • book your enrolment appointment with the Welcome Unit.

During your stay

  • Appointments with the International Relations Office
    In order to arrange an appointment with the International Relations Office click here and choose "Welcome Unit". Each appointment is individual.
  • Changes to the Learning Agreement
    In case you want to change the Learning Agreement you have to arrange a meeting with the Departmental Coordinator of Ca’ Foscari to get it approved and signed. After that, take an appointment with the Welcome Unit: the IWD Staff will update your courses in your online career and they will send the approved document to your home University.
  • Extension of the Erasmus+ stay
    If you wish to request an extension of your Erasmus+ study period at Ca’ Foscari University, you need to provide the Welcome Unit (welcome@unive.it) with the authorization from your home university (an e-mail will be enough).

Before leaving Venice

In order to officially close your Erasmus+ period in Venice, you have to take an appointment with the Welcome Unit.

The Welcome Unit staff will give you your final official certificate.

Contacts

Welcome Unit
International Relations Office
0039 041 234 7575
welcome@unive.it

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