Conservation Science and Technology for Cultural Heritage

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This Master’s degree programme is entirely taught in English and trains experts in cultural heritage conservation with a strong interdisciplinary scientific knowledge (chemistry, physics, biology, computer science, geology) and hands-on experience with innovative conservation technologies.

Once you will graduate you will become a conservation scientist, a technical and scientific expert in the conservation of cultural heritage.

You will know how to design and use new restoration and conservation technologies, develop and design prevention and manutention projects and carry out investigations of artefacts to in the conservation context.

Register in 5 simple steps

If you are a student holding an international degree and you intend of registering for a Bachelor's or Master's degree course at Ca' Foscari, before anything else, you must apply for a pre-evaluation of your study qualification and school curriculum. Register on If the pre-evaluation is successful you can proceed with your application for Ca' Foscari.

 1: verify that you fulfill the access requirements using the appropriate procedure

 2: wait for the results of the evaluation of the access requirements published

 3: register to the University website

 4: fill in the application for registration

 5: make the first instalment payment

You can take advantage of economic benefits including scholarships, tax reductions and incentives for students outside the region. Read the calls in the relevant web pages to find out how and when to submit the request.

19 full scholarships for students from Kenya, Mozambique and Tunisia

AICS, the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation, has recently launched the “Partnership for Knowledge” project, an initiative exclusively aimed at prospective students from Kenya, Mozambique and Tunisia, for the 2019/2020 academic year.

19 full scholarships will be awarded to applicants to one of the following Master’s Degree programs available at Ca’ Foscari University: 

  • Sustainable Chemistry
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Conservation Science and Technology for Cultural Heritage
  • Science and Technology of Bio and Nanomaterials.

All the courses will be held in English. 

Partnership for Knowledge wants to offer life-changing opportunities to young people who are committed to developing their academic skills, strengthening their knowledge and making a difference in their home countries and the whole world. 

Applications must be submitted directly to the Agency by March 15th, 2019.