Admission

The degree programme in International Trade and Tourism, Business Administration and Economics and Business are of limited admission and expect candidates to carry out a test  that, as well as ensuring the possession of an adequate initial preparation, gives access to a list of admissions: in fact, registration is conditioned by the position of a candidate on the ranking list.

All the relevant information on how to pre-register, select and enrol will be included in the admissions call.

For NON-EU students residing outside Europe, the admission test will consist on participating in an interview with our Professors via Skype in order to verify the entry requirements and also the motivational and cultural skills acquired.

For 2019/20 Academic year, there will be 2 selection process sessions: one in the spring and one in the summer.

The admissions procedure for the summer selection occurs as follows:

  • taking the TOLC-E exam and online pre-registration to Ca’ Foscari selection
  • inclusion on the ranking list;
  • online matriculation and first payment of taxes and university contributions.

If you are a candidate with a disability or with DSA, you can make use of individualized procedures for taking the test

All the specific information on the available assistance is in the admission announcement and on the services for disabled and DSA students webpage; the request is present during the TOLC-E registration.

Taking the TOLC-E test

The process of taking the TOLC-E test is as follows:

  • signing up for the test on the CISIA [ITA] website;
  • payment of the contribution to the university to the test equal to 30,00 Euros following the process indicated on the CISIA website when signing up for the TOLC-E.

Dates and locations

Candidates may take the test in one of the locations pertinent to the TOLC-E test: the calendar for tests [ITA] is published on the CISIA website.

A number of TOLC-E sessions will take place at Ca’ Foscari University in the Rio Novo building (Dorsoduro 3861, Calle Larga Foscari, 30123 Venice, Italy) on the following dates:

  • July 16th, 17th, 18th, 23th and 24nd 2019;
  • August 27th, 28th, 29th and 30th 2019.

The TOLC-E tests taken from January 2018 and by August 30th 2019 will be seen as valid for admission. 

For more information on registering for the TOLC-E test, you can consult the frequently asked questions [ITA] published on the CISIA website: if you need support you can furthermore contact the Help Desk [ITA].


Pre-registering to the Ca’ Foscari selection process

Pre-registering to the Ca’ Foscari selection process will come into effect from 1st July until 30th August and allows you to be placed in the ranking of results achieved from taking the TOLC-E test. If you have taken the test more than once, your best result will be considered.

With your Username and Password assigned to you at the end of the registration process you must access the Personal Area following this path: Secretary to Student Services - ESSE3 > Admissions test. 

Once you have concluded the pre-registration process you will receive a confirmation email to the email address stated in the registration process.


Verification and fulfillment of OFA (Additional Learning Requirements)

To access the International Trade and Tourism, Business Administration (Business Administration curriculum) and Economics and Business (curriculum in Italian) degree programmes, an adequate understanding of mathematics and English at level B1, at least, is required.

In particular, the admissions test also operates as a verification of the Additional Learning Obligations (OFA) for Mathematics. In case of failure, or if you achieve a mark lower than 3 as a sum of the marks obtained from the 13 mathematics questions, you will be assigned an OFA.

In cases of attributing an OFA in Mathematics, it will not be possible to pass any other examinations in business administration, economics, mathematics or statistics before fulfilling the OFA. If the OFA has not been completed by September 30th 2020, you will not be able to take any exams in any field until completion.

Regarding understanding English at level B1, students who have achieved one of the certificates listed are excluded from the obligation to verify their skills, in the cases of exclusion described on the specific website. On the contrary, they will be assigned an OFA to carry out by 30th September 2020. After this data, in such case that the OFA is not carried out, it will not be possible for that candidate to sit the examinations.

To access the Business administration and management curriculum in the Business Administration degree programme,  the Economics, Marketing and Finance curriculum in the Economics and Business degree programme, an adequate understanding of mathematics and English language at level B2, at least, is required.

English language at level B2, at least, will have to be guaranteed from the moment of enrolment through the presentation of obtained certificates or possible titles: see the specific web page to consult the list of linguistic certifications and cases of exemption.  Otherwise, you will not be able to enrol. 


Place acceptance and enrolment

Spring session

Matriculation of candidates that have correctly completed their place acceptance for the spring selection will take place from the 1st to 31st of July 2019.

Procedure

The process of matriculation consists of two parts:

  • Completion of the online pre-matriculation form;
  • Payment of the first installment of the tuition fees and university taxes: The payment must be carried out using the PagoPA system, clicking on the payment button when finishing the registration procedure. This amount will be deducted from the remaining payment when accepting your place.

The contribution cannot be reimbursed in any case.

Failure to comply with the deadline specified above results in loss of the right of registration: if you encounter any problems, contact the Matriculation Sector before the deadline.

Summer session

Place acceptance of successful candidates placed on the ranking list will be carried out by 10th September 2019: according to what is required on the selection announcement. possible remaining vacant spots after the place acceptance can be re-assessed.

Procedure

The process of matriculation consists of two parts:

  • Completion of the online pre-matriculation form;
  • Payment of the first installment of the tuition fees and university taxes: The payment must be carried out using the PagoPA system, clicking on the payment button when finishing the registration procedure. 

The contribution cannot be reimbursed in any case.

Failure to comply with the deadline specified above results in loss of the right of registration: if you encounter any problems, contact the Matriculation Sector before the deadline.

Processing registration form

Accepting the place and payment of the first installment does not mean that the student is automatically enrolled. Enrollment will be developed by the Matriculation Sector and communicated via email.

For students who have obtained a degree outside Italy, enrollment will be possible only after the pre-evaluation procedure. For more information please contact the Welcome Unit.

Particular cases

Remember that it is possible to enrol in a degree programme requesting again for:

 

 

 

Last update: 20/01/2020