The Double Degree in Iberian and Ibero-American Studies (Doble titulación en Estudios Ibéricos e Iberoamericanos) is a new Master's Degree jointly created by Ca' Foscari University of Venice and the Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo (Vitória, ES - Brazil).
The Double Degree offers students from both institutions the possibility of carrying out an international course of study by attending one part at the home University and another (one semester, equivalent to 30 ECTS credits) at the host University.
Students who attend this programme write a dissertation under co-supervision from instructors from both Universities; the thesis discussion can be held in either location. At the end of the course of study students will have attained a double title:
Ca' Foscari students based in Brazil may be able to obtain scholarships or reimbursements, based on the availability of funding.
At Ca’ Foscari University of Venice the programme is open to students who have successfully completed their first year of a Master's degree in European, American and Post-Colonial Languages and Literatures (LLEAP).
Students who intend on applying for this degree programme must have a satisfactory level of Portuguese or Spanish (C level under the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).
The call for applications is published annually, between May and June, and in order to apply candidates must follow the procedure outlined.
Before leaving to go abroad, you must:
The Ca' Foscari International Relations Office will contact successful applicants with any further documentation required by the Universidad Federal do Espírito Santo.
Upon arrival at the host University you need to visit the Secretaría de Pós--Graduação em Letras at the Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo in order to present the following documents, and have them signed:
All documents must then be sent by email or fax to the Ca' Foscari International Relations Office ( firstname.lastname@example.org; fax: +39 041 2347576). Students must keep the original documents.
Before returning to Italy you must complete the second part of the Confirmation of stay abroad form (outlining your departure from the host University), and have it signed by the host University.
Upon your return to Italy you must present original copies of the following documents to the Ca' Foscari International Relations Office:
To apply to graduate students must follow the standard graduation procedure for all students of Ca' Foscari.