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Ca' Foscari welcomes Italy's only PhD program in Polar Sciences

Ca' Foscari opens call for 14 PhD programs. More international networks and industrial PhDs. A total of 98 scholarships will be awarded to PhD students of the 35th cycle.

Unleashing big data of the past: Ca' Foscari joins European Time Machine

The European Commission has chosen Time Machine as one of the six proposals for preparing large scale research initiatives to be developed in the next decade. Ca’ Foscari  is among...

Women, young people and working conditions in Arab countries

Maria Cristina Paciello, researcher at the Ca’ Foscari Department of Asian and North African Studies, investigates work dynamics in Arab countries, focusing on the condition of...

Meet the 19 'Marie Curie' Fellows at Ca' Foscari

Year after year, Ca’ Foscari keeps expanding its community of researchers who were granted a Marie Curie Fellowship: 19 brilliant minds were recruited in 2018, a national record. 

Jonathan Coe will open the 2019 edition of 'Incroci di Civiltà'

From April 3 to 6 2019, Venice will welcome 28 writers from 19 countries for the 12th edition of the international literary festival organized by Ca' Foscari University.

The Ca' Foscari Short Film Festival is back from March 20 to 23

The 9th edition of the beloved Festival will feature a rich program with 30 short films, special activities, workshops and masterclasses, covering a wide number of topics. Special...

M'illumino di meno 2019, circular economy and energy saving

The national campaign dedicated to the responsible use of resources is back with numerous initiatives, from February 25th to March 9th. Find out how you can win sustainability...

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Jean-Paul Costa's speech on 'Negationism and Freedom of Expression'

Jean-Paul Costa, former President of the European Court of Human Rights, will be the guest of the “Memory, law and rights” conference, the last initiative for this year's Holocaust...

YOUniversity: Shadi, from Iran to Italy to build her dream career

Shadi is currently enrolled in the “Crossing the Mediterranean: towards Investment and Integration” MA here at Ca’ Foscari. Let's find out more about her plans for the future,...

Chinese millenials discovering the Veneto: Nicola Farronato presents VCNY

Ca' Foscari alumnus Nicola Farronato is an entrepreneur and marketing expert, a passion he discovered in his university years. A decade ago, he dived into the world of start-up...

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YOUniversity: Zaliha, a future manager who loves Italy and the environment

This week we meet Zaliha, a Turkish student with big plans, who is currently studying Environmental Sciences here at Ca’ Foscari. Find out why she thinks you too should move to...

Students in Venice, exploring the art and culture of the city on a budget

Students can take advantage of a good number of exclusive discounts for young people. Find out how you can dive into the artistic and cultural world of Venice without breaking the...

Ca' Foscari signs agreement with Stevens Institute of Technology

The agreement will allow Ca' Foscari students to enroll in the Financial Analytics master’s program at Stevens, earning a double Master's degree in two years.

Ca’ Foscari, our research for the future of the planet

Fridays for Future, the global movement inspired by Greta Thunberg, has mobilized millions of people. On March 15th, students and citizens in over 40 countries will take to the...

What we offer: all the news for the 2019/20 academic year

As always, our University is committed not only to providing a top-notch quality education, but it also strives to improve the international dimension of its courses. Find out all...

Ca' Foscari among the best 100 Universities for the study of languages

The annual edition of the QS World University Ranking by subject evaluated the performance of 1.222 Universities in single areas and disciplines. 

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