Admission

It's up to you!

The Ca' Foscari International College for the 2020/2021 a.y. offers 8 places to graduates enrolling in the first year of a Master degree (second-cycle level).
There will be one call for application in July 2020 for Italian and international students.

Please note that the sanitary and academic restrictions for the control of the COVID-19 pandemic may affect the mandatory accommodation as per the Call for application.

Assessment for admission

As per the Call for application, art. 5 point 3, the admission selection is based on a pre-evaluation of the candidates’ application and on an interview aimed at verifying the students’ motivation, their logical and language skills and text comprehension and their general educational level. The interview will be held remotely.
Their CV will also be evaluated, as well as any other optional certifications submitted with the application.

Admission criteria

Eligible candidates are Italian or international graduates who have acquired their Bachelor diploma in an Italian or international University; Italian or international students who in 2019/20 are in their third year of a Ca’ Foscari University Bachelor degree, and who will get their Diploma by fall session 2020; Italian or international students who in 2019/20 are in their third year of a Bachelor degree at a different Italian university, and who will get their Bachelor diploma by 04/09/2020.
All candidates cannot be older than twenty-five at the date of application.

Applicants must submit a letter of motivation in English (between 200 and 400 words) that outlines: their goals (what I want to achieve); their expectations (what additional experiences can the College offer me); their attitude (why I think I am a good candidate) and a personal experience that demonstrates attitude to live in the College.

Students must have good knowledge of English (B2 in the Common European Framework of Reference); international students must also know Italian at the B2 level unless they are enrolling in a degree taught entirely in English.

Agenda

July selection

  • 9th July: deadline to apply
  • 14th July: pre-evaluation results and admission to the interviews
  • 15th July: interviews
  • 21th July: final ranking
  • 28th July: acceptation deadline

Calls and forms

Scholarships and fee reductions

For the 2020/2021 a.y. the College tuition fee amounts to EUR 9,000 and covers: enrolment in the University's regular Master degree courses, the supplementary College educational programme, lessons and tutoring at the College, as well as accommodation for 10 months on the San Servolo campus.

Admission to the College Masters’ programme entails a supplementary fixed contribution of € 800,00 per year on top of College standard enrolment fee.

The College grants full or partial scholarships in the form of “voucher”, redeemable only against ordinary College fee.

The call for application of the 2020/21 a.y. offers 4 vouchers of EUR 9,000 for full scholarships and 4 vouchers of EUR 6,500 for partial fee reduction.
All students must pay the regional tax and stamp duty. Meals, travels, books and any further expense are not covered by the College fee. College students who took the exam for a limited admission Ca' Foscari degree programme will have their contribution reimbursed.

The College reserves the right to use the final ranking of eligible students to fill other positions that might open.

The Ca' Foscari International College for the 2020/2021 a.y. offers 10 places to students enrolling in the first undergraduate year (first-cycle level).
There will be one call for application in May 2020 for Italian and International students.
International students are those who will hold the high school diploma from a foreign institution or an International Baccalaureate-IB title by the end of the 2019/20 scholastic year.

Admission criteria

Applicants must have a GPA (Grade Point Average) equal or superior to 7.5/10 (or the equivalent for international students) in their third-to-last and second-to-last years of high school.

Applicants must submit a letter of motivation in English (between 200 and 400 words) that outlines: their aims (what I want to achieve); their expectations (what additional experiences can the College offer me); their attitude (why I think I am a good candidate) and a personal experience that demonstrates attitude to live in the College.

Students must have good knowledge of English (B2 in the Common European Framework of Reference); international students must also know Italian at the B2 level unless they are enrolling in a degree taught entirely in English.

Agenda

May 2020

For Italian and International students who will hold the high school diploma from a foreign institution or an International Baccalaureate-IB title by the end of the 2019/20 scholastic year

  • 7th May: deadline to apply
  • 12th May: online written test
  • 14th May: interviews
  • 19th May: final ranking
  • 26th May: acceptation deadline

Detailed information on the online written test will be communicated to the candidates via e-mail by May 9th.

Calls and forms

Assessment for admission

The assessment consists of an online written exam on global culture and a remote interview aimed at verifying the students’ motivation, their logical and language skills and text comprehension and their general educational level. Their CV will also be evaluated, including their high school exam scores.

Scholarships and fee reductions

For the 2020/2021 a.y. the College tuition fee amounts to EUR 9,000 and covers: enrolment in the University's regular courses, the supplementary College educational programme, lessons and tutoring at the College, as well as accommodation for 10 months on the San Servolo campus.

The College grants full or partial scholarships in the form of “voucher”, redeemable only against ordinary College fee.

The call for application of the 2020/21 a.y. offers 7 vouchers of EUR 9,000 for full scholarships and 3 vouchers of EUR 6,500 for partial fee reduction.
All students must pay the regional tax and stamp duty. Meals, travels, books and any further expense are not covered by the College fee. College students who took the exam for a limited admission Ca' Foscari degree programme will have their contribution reimbursed.

The College reserves the right to use the final ranking of eligible students if other positions should open.

Last update: 07/07/2020