Enrollment dates and procedures for international students

Facciata di Ca' Foscari sul Canal Grande di sera

International students enrolling at Ca' Foscari (also described as prospective or degree-seeking students) will find: outstanding teaching and research activities as well as cultural, sports and leisure activities; a wide range of study courses and learning activities, many of which international in scope; tailored services for every stage of their studies, from preliminary evaluation of qualifications necessary for admission and enrolment to careers services for job placement after graduation.  

Enrolment periods

Enrolment in open admission degree programmes for a.y. 2018/2019 takes place from 2 July to 1 October 2018.

In order to enrol in limited admission degree programmes you must first pass a selection procedure: please consult the Calls for Applications and degree programme websites.

Non-EU students residing abroad can replace the entry exam with a Skype interview. The prospective student will receive all the details (registration, contents and procedure for the Skype interview) from the dedicated portal apply.unive.it.

Enrolment in open admission degree programmes

Before proceeding with your enrolment, you should first check the following:

  • entry requirements for degree programmes (check the detailed information provided for individual degree programmes in the Department web pages);
  • that the degree programme is an open admission programme;
  • that you have all the documentation required from international students/students with international qualifications (check the relevant web page);

If you are a non-EU student with an Italian qualification you should follow the procedure laid down for Italian students, described on this page. Remember to make sure that you have attached all documents requested as well as a scanned copy of your Residence permit showing that it is up-to-date.


Enrolment in 5 steps

1) Online evaluation of international qualifications

All students (Italian, EU and non-EU) with an international qualification must request an online evaluation of their credentials before enrolling. After you have uploaded your documents at apply.unive.it, the International Office - Welcome Unit will check whether you meet entry requirements for your chosen degree programme, and inform you.

2) Online registration

In order to enrol you need to have a Username and Password, which can be requested at any time by means of this online procedure. Please note that, if you registered for the Skype interview, you must use the same username and password. If you lost it, you can use the dedicated procedure to retrieve both of them.

3) Online enrolment

In order to enrol, you will need to enter the Personal Area [ITA] in the website using the username and password that you were given after completing the registration procedure then select Enrolment in the Online Student Services section.

After selecting your chosen degree programme, complete the enrolment request. You will be asked to upload a photograph in .jpg format (passport size, in focus and face on) along with the documentation below. Please note that you are required to upload the following documents even if you had already uploaded it on the online portal apply.unive.it:

  • valid ID document (both front and back, for UE students only) or passport (both front and back);
  • VISA for study reason (for NON-EU students residing abroad only);
  • valid residence permit, if applicable (both front and back);
  • scanned copy of secondaryschool diploma or degree certificate;
  • copy of Declaration of Value or the CIMEA statement of comparability;
  • any other relevant documents (such as language certificates; credit recognition; self-certification, etc).

Once uploaded all documents, you must confirm all information and then proceed to the “Payments" section.

4) Payment of first instalment of tuition fees using ‘MAV’ (payment by advice system) or credit card

The payment is made by clicking on the “payments” button generated at the end of filling in the matriculation application.

5) Finalisation of enrolment request

Completion of the enrolment request and payment of the first instalment of tuition fees do not automatically lead to enrolment. Enrolment will be finalised within 7 working days of payment and communicated by email.
The seven working days start on the day of payment. Saturday is not considered a working day.

Enrolment periods

Enrolment in master’s degree programmes for a.y. 2018/2019 takes place from 2 July to 1 October 2018.

There is also a second enrolment period in November 2018.

Enrolment procedure

Before proceeding with your enrolment, you should first check that you have:

  • carried out the online evaluation of your international qualification;
  • all the documentation required from international students/students with international qualifications (check the relevant web page);
  • that you have checked the entry requirements for master’s degree programmes.

If you are a non-EU student with an Italian qualification you should follow the procedure laid down for Italian students, described on this page. Remember to make sure that you have attached all documents requested as well as a scanned copy of your Residence permit showing that it is up-to-date.


Enrolment in 5 steps

1) Online evaluation of international qualifications

All students (Italian, EU and non-EU) with an international qualification must request an online evaluation of their credentials before enrolling. After you have uploaded your documents at apply.unive.it, the International Office - Welcome Unit and the Teaching Committee will check whether you meet entry requirements for your chosen degree programme, and inform you.

2) Online registration

In order to enrol you need to have a Username and Password, which can be requested at any time by means of this online procedure. Please note that, if you registered for the Skype interview, you must use the same username and password. If you lost it, you can use the dedicated procedure to retrieve both of them.

3) Online enrolment

In order to enrol, you will need to enter the Personal Area [ITA] in the website using the username and password that you were given after completing the registration procedure then select Enrolment in the Online Student Services section.

After selecting your chosen degree programme, complete the enrolment request. You will be asked to upload a photograph in .jpg format (passport size, in focus and face on) along with the documentation below. Please note that you are required to upload the following documents even if you had already uploaded it on the online portal apply.unive.it:

  • valid ID document (both front and back, for UE students only) or passport (both front and back);
  • VISA for study reason (for NON-EU students residing abroad only);
  • valid residence permit, if applicable (both front and back);
  • scanned copy of secondaryschool diploma or degree certificate;
  • copy of Declaration of Value or the CIMEA statement of comparability;
  • any other relevant documents (such as language certificates; credit recognition; self-certification, etc).

Once uploaded all documents, you must confirm all information and then proceed to the “Payments" section.

4) Payment of first instalment of tuition fees using ‘MAV’ (payment by advice system) or credit card

The payment is made by clicking on the “payments” button generated at the end of filling in the matriculation application.

5) Finalisation of enrolment request

Completion of the enrolment request and payment of the first instalment of tuition fees do not automatically lead to enrolment. Enrolment will be finalised within 7 working days of payment and communicated by email.
The seven working days start on the day of payment. Saturday is not considered a working day.

Last update: 26/09/2018