The university’s position in the prestigious international ranking has risen in 12 subject areas. Ca’ Foscari is ranked 59th worldwide in Modern Languages and is the 1st Italian university to be included among the top 60 universities in the world for Hospitality.
Following the extension of the opening hours and available seats in the university libraries, Ca’ Foscari is offering 300 extra study places in 6 study rooms. The seats can be booked on the App
The European Commission has shown great interest in Ca’ Foscari’s project involving an increased digitization and simplification of all processes, as well as the development of virtual and blended mobility experiences, a higher level of inclusion for participants and a particular attention to environmental sustainability
Ca’ Foscari University of Venice and the Italian Committee for the 2020 Dubai Expo have agreed on the realization of important initiatives for the next World’s Fair, as a way to revitalize education, teaching and culture after the global pandemic, through a scientific and academic collaboration between Europe and Asia.
Each year, the European Commission programme dedicated to famous scientist Marie Skłodowska-Curie, the first woman to ever win a Nobel prize, selects and funds the most promising talents, giving them the opportunity to carry out their scientific project in different institutions and countries.
In his project SAFVEN - West meets East in Venice, Marie Curie Fellow Ahmad Guliyev has studied the diplomatic relations between the Safavids and the Venetians in the 16th century. During his research, he discovered some unknown documents, which anticipated the first Safavid embassy to Venice to 1597.
In addition to the 23 grants announced last February, researchers Caterina Borelli, Tania Saeed and Camilla Bertolini will bring the Venetian university to a total of 26 Marie Curie Fellows, confirming it as the only Italian University among the best in Europe.
The vaccination campaign of the Veneto Region has now been extended to university personnel. It is now possible to select a seat and time slot for the vaccination.
In 2020, the health situation put a halt on many things in our lives, including international mobility programmes. What hasn’t stopped, though, are Ca’ Foscari’s efforts to make our University a safe place to welcome new international students that have chosen Venice as their destination.