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Energy of tomorrow? In search of greener production

Between Venice and Sweden, professor Vomiero supervises a team of scientists in the search for structured nanocomposites for the production of renewable energy. 

5000 year-old sword discovered in an Armenian Monastery in Venice

One of the oldest Anatolian weapons in the world was just recently discovered by a PhD student of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice inside the Mekhitarist Monastery on the Saint Lazarus Island. Now a team of researchers is trying to shed light on the incredible journey of this mysterious sword.

Global Challenges, Ca' Foscari welcomes 15 other "Marie Curie" fellowships

Ca’ Foscari is the only research institution in Italy to be selected for the “Marie Skłodowska-Curie - COFUND” project, a prestigious grant that will help the university hire 15 expert researchers from all over the world to tackle important global challenges. 

Research and Brexit: from Warwick to Ca' Foscari to study ancient magic

A new ERC grant recipient is about to join Ca’ Foscari’s faculty: Joseph E. Sanzo will be giving its precious contribution to the study of both Mediterranean magic and Jewish-Christian relations during late antiquity. Did Brexit influence his decision to change institutions?

Ca' Foscari inaugurates new Academic Year on February 11th, 2020

The event will take place from 11.00 a.m. at the Carlo Goldoni Theatre (San Marco 4650/B, Venice). All members of the Ca' Foscari community - students, faculty and administrative staff - are welcome to attend, upon online registration. 

Winter Party for International Students on December 12th

The annual Winter Party organized by the Counseling and Welcome Unit will start at 5:00 p.m. inside Ca' Foscari's main building. 

The Ca' Foscari Short Film Festival goes to Baku

From October 26 to 29, 2019, Ca’ Foscari University had the pleasure of presenting the 9th edition of its widely acclaimed Short Film Festival (SFF) in Baku.

Ca' Foscari Public Lectures, Jürgen Renn on September 25th

On Wednesday September 25th Ca' Foscari will welcome the world renowned scholar of the history of knowledge for a lecture on the evolution of science in the Anthropocene.

Marie Curie: Ca' Foscari among the top host institutions in Italy & Europe

Ca’ Foscari has yet again confirmed its reputation as an outstanding international research hub, gathering brilliant scholars from all over the world. With 23 new Marie Curie Individual Fellowships announced today, our University has bested its own record. 

China: activism and repression. Interview with Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom

Radio Ca’ Foscari interviewed Prof. Wasserstrom to know more about how Chinese millennials are growing up, surrounded by disturbing news of government spies infiltrating universities and student activism.

Take part in the Ca' Foscari photo campaign with our merch

Do you want to be a part of our new photo campaign and get exclusive Ca’ Foscari themed merch? Find out how!

Being a student at the International College: an interview with Margherita

Margherita is a student at the Ca' Foscari International College, the honours college for high-achieving students. Let's find out more about the typical day on the San Servolo campus and how this unique experience has changed her life.

Coronavirus: Online lessons and graduations until Apr. 3rd, online exams

Up until April 3, classes are operated exclusively with remote/on line procedure. The exam period originally scheduled for the week of March 23 is extended to two weeks, from March 23 to april April 3. Up until April 3, final exams / thesis discussions will be performed remotely. Stay tuned for any updates.

Haseeb Ahmed is the winner of the 2nd Earth Water Sky residency programme

Thanks to the originality of his proposal in connection to the topic of this edition, the research-based artist became the second winner of the three-year Science Gallery Venice residency programme funded by Martine et Didier Primat Foundation.

Qs Ranking, Ca’ Foscari among the best universities for Modern Languages

By analyzing the reputation in both the academic and business world, the English ranking has reconfirmed Ca’ Foscari’s great results, placing it among the top 90 universities in the whole world for the study of languages.

Coronavirus and Chinese healthcare system, interview with prof. Brombal

“The world must wake up and consider this this virus as public enemy number one”. This warning comes straight from the World Health Organization, who are not mincing their words when alerting the population about the severity of the Coronavirus epidemic. 

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