Department of
Asian and North African Studies

Department of Asian and North African Studies



Palazzo Vendramin, Dorsoduro 3462, 30123 Venice
Ca' Cappello
, San Polo 2035, 30125 Venezia

Marco Polo Centre

The centre is conceived to promote scientific cooperation at national and international level between Asia, Europe and the Mediterranean, on innovative subject areas, such as new religious identities and global challenges related to migration and climate change.

Ca’ Foscari - Princeton Summer School in Classical Chinese and Classical Japanese/Kanbun

The summer school will be held from the 6 to the 31 of July 2020 in Venice. It is a unique opportunity to learn Classical Chinese or Japanese/Kanbun in an international environment and get academic credits during a summer abroad.

All the Department activities

Follow all the activities in the Department: workshops, conferences, symposiums... but even theatre and music!

DSAAM: a unique learning opportunity

Not only Chinese, Japanse or Arabic: the Department offers the opportunity to learn many languages and cultures, from Armenian to Vietnamese, from Georgian to Thai. Search all the opportunities offered in our courses.