On Friday 29 September, Ca’ Foscari signed the new EUTOPIA Statute, together with the other 9 universities in the European alliance. In the coming months, the document will help establish EUTOPIA as an international legal entity under Belgian law, after the approval by all the relevant authorities of each country.
Ca' Foscari University of Venice ranks fourth in Europe and first among Italian universities for outbound exchange students in the new 2024 QS Europe University Rankings. The new data, which is linked to the QS World University Rankings, one of the most influential surveys of its kind, compares institutions from member states of the Council of Europe.
On Tuesday, 12 September 2023, elections were held for the representatives in the Academic Senate and the Disciplinary Board for the three-year period 2023-2024/2025-2026.
The Ca' Foscari community expresses sympathy to the people of Morocco in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake of 8 September. At Ca’ Foscari the cultures of North Africa have long be studied and taught, and we feel particularly affected by this terrible tragedy. Our solidarity goes out to the entire Moroccan population and academic community.
The Memorandum of Understanding was signed on 5 September and it will foster cooperation between the two institutions through educational and academic exchanges.
Ca' Foscari University's facilities in Venice, Mestre, and Treviso will close from Saturday 12 August to Sunday 20 August 20, 2023, and reopen on Monday 21 August.Libraries: in August there are changes in the opening hours and additional closure dates.
One of the Connected Communities that were approved stems from the proposal put forward by Ca' Foscari. It focuses on the Environmental Humanities and is led by Prof. Shaul Bassi of the Department of Linguistics and Comparative Cultural Studies.
The election round that led to the appointment of Ca' Foscari's department directors, who will remain in office from 1 October 2023 to 30 September 2026, has just ended.
Ca' Foscari gains hundreds of positions in the prestigious international ranking. It is now in the 661-670 range and ranks 21st in Italy. The University also stands out for some specific indicators, ranking 235th in the world (eighth in Italy) with reference to sustainability, and in the top 500 for the number of International faculty and academic reputation.