The Master’s Degree programmes in Accounting and Finance, in Economics and Business Management and in Marketing and Communication are of limited access and require, as well as the possession of adequate personal preparation and specific curricula requirements, taking and passing a selective test.

Enrolment is based on the position of the candidate on the ranking list.

Certified understanding of English language at B2 is also required, to be shown at the moment of enrolment. Process of verification and cases of exemption are indicated in the specific section. This knowledge will be checked ex officio at the time of enrollment.

For Academic Year 2019/2020, 2 selection sessions are provided.

All the specific information on process of registration, selection and enrolment are in the admissions announcement.

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.

Minimum curricular requirements

Candidates who graduated from a Bachelor’s programme in Business Administration or in Economics (L-18 and L-33), or equivalent in the old university system (17 and 28).

If the candidate graduated from a different Bachelor’s programme, they must have achieved minimum credit requirements 60 ECTS in the following scientific disciplines:

Field of business: 20 CFU
SECS-P/07 Management
SECS-P/08 Business Economics and Management
SECS-P/09 Corporate Finance
SECS-P/10 Organizational Behaviour and Design
SECS-P/11 Banking and Financial Institutions

In the fields of economics, law and statistics/mathematics: 40 CFU (at least one exam per field)

Economics Field:
SECS-P/01 Political Economics
SECS P/02 Economic Policy
SECS-P/03 Science of Finance
SECS-P/04 History of Economic Thought
SECS-P/05 Econometrics
SECS-P/06 Applied Economics
SECS-P/12 Economic History

Field of Law:
IUS/01 Private Law
IUS/04 Business Law
IUS/05 Economic Law
IUS/07 Labor Law
IUS/09 Public Law
IUS/10 Administrative Law
IUS/12 Taxation Law
IUS/13 International Law
IUS/14 EU Law

Field of Statistical-mathematics:
MAT/02 Algebra
MAT/03 Geometry
MAT/05 Calculus
MAT/06 Probability and Statistical Mathematics
MAT/08 Numerical Analysis
MAT/09 Operations Research
SECS-S/01 Statistics
SECS-S/03 Economic Statistics
SECS-S/06 Mathematical methods for Economics and Actuarial and Financial Sciences

In the case in which students are not in possession of the curricula requirements, they must retrieve them before enrollment exclusively by carrying out single programmes (Bachelor’s Degree level) at this or another university.

Personal preparation

Personal preparation is understood as an adequate acquisition of knowledge and understanding of management, as acquired in the Bachelor’s programme in Business Administration and in Economics (L-18 and L-33) or equivalent in the old university system (17 and 28).

Personal preparation will be verified during the admissions test.

The admissions process is as follows:

  • online registration, if you are not already enrolled at Ca’ Foscari;
  • pre-enrolment for the admissions test;
  • carrying out the admissions test and placement on ranking list;
  • online enrolment and payment of the first installment of tax and university fees

If you are a candidate with a disability or suffering from DSA, you can make use of the individualised application for carrying out the admissions test; all the specific information on available assistance is in the admissions announcement and on the webpage for services for disabled and DSA students; the request will be available during the online pre-enrolment.

Online Registration

Online enrolment

Pre-enrolment for the admissions test of the summer selection will be on the 6th June until 12pm on 15th July 2019.

How to pre-enrol

Before proceeding, remember to arrange the degree self-certification in electronic format (enrolment if you are a student) with signed exams (in which is indicated: University where you achieved the qualification, class and degree programme, degree date and grade, exams taken with the relative scientific-disciplinary sector and the weight in credits): Verify if the self-certification, completed with all the aforementioned information, can be printed from the Personal Area of the host University website: alternatively, use the model of self-certification on this page.  

During enrolment you can also insert the linguistic certification or useful documentation to show that you are subject to one of the provided cases of exemption: for this you must attach the declaration present on this page.

If you want to request one of the assistances provided for candidates that are disabled or diagnosed with DSA for taking the admissions test, you must fill in the specific section for procedure of online enrolment and attach a certificate demonstrating possession of the disability/impediment.

Enrolment Fee

Participation in the admissions test requires payment of a fee totalling 30 Euros, that should be paid after having completed the enrolment procedure online, by selection the “payment” button.

Admission Test

The admissions test for the summer selection will be on Tuesday 23th July 2019 at the San Giobbe building: the summons is set for 2.30 pm.

You must bring a valid identification document to the test.

Additional materials

Place acceptance and enrolment

Spring session

If you have accepted your place correctly in the spring session you will be enroled between the 1st and the 25th of July 2019.


The enrolment procedure involves two steps:

  • Updating the enrolment application online.  Once you have chosen your Master’s Degree programme, you can change the application you submitted when you accepted your place by adding information on the academic qualifications you have obtained and other attachments relevant to enrolment. You must also include self-certification for m listing degrees obtained and exams taken;
  • Paying the first instalment of tuition fees: the payment must be carried out using the PagoPA system by pressing the payment button that will generate upon completion of the online enrolment application form. The first instalment of tuitions will not be reimbursed in any circumstance.

If you do not pay before the deadline indicated above, you will lose the right to enrol: if you have trouble with any aspect of the process, please contact  the registration office before the deadline.

Summer session

Place acceptance of successful candidates placed on the ranking list will be carried out by 21st August 2019: according to what is required on the selection announcement. possible remaining vacant spots after the place acceptance can be re-assessed.


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.

Particular Cases

Students are reminded that it is possible to enrol on a Master’s Degree programme requiring:

Last update: 23/12/2019