Double Degree with Universidad de Sevilla

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Coordinator: Prof. Antonella Ghersetti 
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The Double Degree programme in Literary and Cultural Linguistic Studies (MELLC), jointly realized by Ca’ Foscari University of Venice – Department of Asian and North African Studies and the University of Sevilla (Facultad de Filología) is active starting from the academic year 2021/2022.

The programme offers Ca’ Foscari students the possibility to follow an international study path and spend the second year of the Master’s degree LICAAM at US.  

At the end of the study path, upon completion of all the exams and the thesis defense, students will receive a double degree:

  • Laurea Magistrale in Lingue e Civiltà dell’Asia e dell’Africa Mediterranea, classe LM-36 - D.M. 270/2004 from Ca' Foscari University of Venice;
  • Máster en Estudios Lingüísticos Literarios y Culturales (MELLC) from Universidad de Sevilla.

Students can receive a mobility scholarship for the academic year in Spain, depending on the available funds.

Admission requirements

The programme is reserved for students enrolled in the Master’s degree in Language and Civilisation of Asia and Mediterranean Africa (LICAAM) curriculum Near and Middle East (Arabic Language) at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, who meet the following requirements:

  • Having attended the first academic year of the Master’s degree;
  • B1 level of Spanish language proficiency (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).

How to apply

To be able to participate in the selection process, it is necessary to apply following the procedures and deadlines reported in the call for applications, published annually.

Double/joint degree selection results will be published on this webpage according to the specific timeline mentioned in the Annex A.

Calls and forms

file pdfCall for applications 2024
The link to fill out the application form is reported in the call.
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file pdfAnnex A1.55 M
file pdfAnnex B142 K


Study period abroad

Students will be contacted by the staff of the Counseling and Welcome Unit for information about the procedures to carry out before, during and after the mobility period, taking place in the second academic year.

Information about scholarship possibilities can be found in the annual call for applications.

All students will be required to submit a Learning Agreement, listing all the academic activities they are planning to take abroad, which will be recognized in their study plan after the completion of the mobility.

The study plan at US may vary according to the language level assigned at the arrival. The Learning Agreement will be completed only after the confirmation of the language level.


Normally, students defend their final thesis at their home University and, in order to submit the request to graduate, they must follow the standard procedure for all Ca’ Foscari students.

The final thesis shall be written under co-supervision of Professors of both Universities in Italian, with a summary in Spanish.

After the thesis discussion, it will be possible to start the procedure to request the diploma of the partner University. Both diplomas will be legally recognized in the countries of issuance.


Last update: 21/05/2024