For Academic year 2020/21, admission onto the Master’s Degree programme in Data Analytics for Business and Society is limited admission and requires, specific curricula requirements an adeguate personal preparation, that the student passes a selective test.

Matriculation is subject to the position a candidate holds on the ranking list.

In compliance with the provisions by the Italian Government in response of the 19nCoV infection, the interview will be carried out remotely

Understanding of English language at level B2 is also required. the list of certifications and cases of exemption are available on the dedicated web page. Each knowledge will be verified by the office at the moment of enrolment.

All the new information on the admission deadlines procedures for degree programmes for the A.Y. 2020/2021 are in the selection announcement that will be published towards the middle of May.

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

Minimum credit requirements (ECTS): 60 ECTS in the following scientific-disciplinary sectors; of which the candidate must possess at least 12 ECTS from the economics/business fields and at least 12 ECTS from the statistical-mathematics field.

Field of Business

SECS-P/07 Business
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

Field of Economics
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 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

Field of Computer Science
INF/01 Computer Science
ING-INF/05 Information Processing Systems

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, Economics Sciences and Statistics.

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Personal preparation will be verified by the Didactic College through CV and an eventual interview.

By rule, students are considered in possession of personal preparation if they attain the following requirements:

  • degree class: L-18 Business Administration; L-33 Economics; L-41 Statistics or an equivalent degree in the old system;
  • minimum degree mark: 95/110.

In the event that candidates fail to achieve the minimum degree mark required in the classes indicated or graduate in a different degree class (provided they have earned enough credits in specific academic fields, as specified in the section on curricular requirements), the Didactic College verify the personal preparation through the evaluation of professional and personal CVs and possible interview.

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 an eventual interview and placement on ranking list;
  • place accepting and payment tuition fees;
  • 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 interview; 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 spring selection will be on the 10th March until 12pm on 5th May 2020.

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.

Place acceptance and enrolment

Accepting your place

Place acceptance of successful candidates placed on the ranking list will be carried out by 4th June 2020: according to what is required on the selection announcement, possible remaining vacant spots after the place acceptance can be re-assessed.

The procedure for accepting a place on the course involves two steps:

  • Completion of the enrolment application form online;
  • Payment of the pre-enrolment fee: 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 pre-enrolment fee will not be reimbursed in any circumstance.

If you do not pay before the deadline indicated above, you will lose the right to enrol: for questions on any aspect of the process, please contact the registration office before the deadline.

Attention: You will be able to proceed to enrollment only if you will have presented all the required elements for admission (including the completed degree) by July 23th 2020.


If you have accepted your place correctly in the spring session you will be enroled between the 1st and the 23rd of July 2020.


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.

Particular Cases

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

Last update: 12/01/2021