Master's Degree Programme in
Environmental Humanities

Master's Degree Programme in
Environmental Humanities





Why enrol in this programme


participate in a programme that believes in the contribution that the humanities can make to promoting awareness of social-ecological issues and sustainability


study in English, in an international environment, and with an approach that is at once interdisciplinary and intercultural, combining the humanities and cultural studies with natural and social sciences. The programme aims at training specialists in the field of culture, academics, and leaders capable of envisioning and bringing about systemic changes for an environmentally sustainable future


benefit from the unique position of Venice as a global hotspot for environmental humanities. Venice is not only a crossroads of civilisations and a world capital of contemporary art and culture, but also a city at the forefront of the battle against sea level rise. Classroom teaching will be enriched by experiential learning opportunities of fieldwork and internships

Your future career options

as a graduate you will aspire to positions of high-responsibility such as those of environmental educator, environmental consultant, environmental communication expert, creator and curator of cultural activities, expert in cultural intermediation


All students must fill in their study plan every year in order to register for exams. 

For the academic year 2021/2022, students enrolled in the first year can fill in their study plan from 27 July 2021. Students enrolled in the following years can fill in their study plans when their exam sessions in September are over (please refer to the academic calendar).
Study plans can be modified until 28th February 2022

For further information, please refer to the Study plan and exams page.




Vendramin Palace  
Dorsoduro 3462, Fondamenta Foscarini, 30123 Venice (Italy)