Computer Science

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This English taught Master's Degree Programme offers a broad spectrum of knowledge and skills on methods, tools and enabling technologies to manage and analyze large amounts of data through statistical techniques and machine learning and design reliable software with focus on security, correctness and performance.

The contents of the two specializations intercept fast growing industrial sectors in production and services, both at national and international level; in particular, Big Data & Analytics, Cybersecurity, Cloud, and IoT.

Thanks to this programme, graduates will be proficient in software design, data management and analysis, informatic systems and computer networks, especially with regards to security, in Italy and abroad.

The programme was recognized as outstanding by several Italian professional associations.


 Read The Floor to Students: the programmes told by those who attended them.

Register in 5 simple steps

If you are a student holding an international degree and you intend of registering for a Bachelor's or Master's degree course at Ca' Foscari, before anything else, you must apply for a pre-evaluation of your study qualification and school curriculum. Register on If the pre-evaluation is successful you can proceed with your application for Ca' Foscari.

 1: verify that you fulfill the access requirements using the appropriate procedure

 2: wait for the results of the evaluation of the access requirements published

 3: register to the University website

 4: fill in the application for registration

 5: make the first instalment payment

You can take advantage of economic benefits including scholarships, tax reductions and incentives for students outside the region. Read the calls in the relevant web pages to find out how and when to submit the request.

Front office service offered in Chinese language

Starting from September, the university Welcome Unit is going to provide a front office service offered in Chinese language. 

The service, located on the first floor of the university's main building, will be available on Monday and Tuesday mornings (please note that after September and October opening times could vary). 

To access the service you need to book an appointment in advance: 

International students can use the service to deal with all matters regarding university life, in particular those managed by the Welcome Unit, such as permit of residence, exams, academic path, CartaConto, fiscal code, immigration, etc.



Tuition fees 2018/2019: 1st instalment by 01/10

From the A.Y. 2018/2019, tuition fees will be divided into 3 instalments: pay attention to the deadlines!

  • First instalment: within 1st October 2018
  • Second instalment: within 17th December 2018
  • Third instalment: within 19th May 2019

If you don't pay within the deadlines, you will be charged two default extra fees (the first one will be of 50,00 Euro; the second one will be of 200,00 Euro).
The second default extra fee will be charged from the 31st day after the deadline of the first instalment; or from the 10th day after the deadline of the second and the third instalment.

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