Cookie policy

By clicking on or navigating the site, you agree to allow us to collect information on and off Studee as outlined in our cookie policy.

Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Check whether Ca' Foscari University of Venice is right for you as an international student.

Uni facts

Venice, Italy
  • Type
  • Rank
  • International students
  • Nationalities
  • Total programs
  • Acceptance rate

Study abroad at Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Ca' Foscari University (Ca’ Foscari) is an institution headquartered in Venice, an internationally renowned city in Northern Italy. Over 24,000 students are currently enrolled at Ca’ Foscari.

Founded in 1868, the University prides itself on educating the next generation of leaders. It also strives to attract and produce innovative scholars from all four corners of the world.

There’s a wide variety of undergraduate and postgraduate programs available for international students to study at Ca’ Foscari. There’s everything from humanities and economics to the sciences and the arts.

The University boasts a gorgeous campus in the scenic heart of Venice. Overseas students have access to a multitude of excellent facilities like a fabulous library, fantastic dining areas, helpful student services, and much more.

Why study at Ca' Foscari?

  • Multicultural environment

    Ca’ Foscari’s student population is very diverse

  • Outstanding staff

    Learn from well-respected professors

  • Global location

    Venice is one of the world’s most famous places

  • International alumni

    Network with a growing number of alumni across the world

Life as an international student

Students enrolled at the University hail from many countries, backgrounds, cultures, and traditions - the vibe on campus is incredibly cosmopolitan. You’ll be welcomed with open arms as soon as you arrive.

The University goes above and beyond to help international students settle in and feel at home. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to make lifelong friends thanks to numerous cultural, social, and sports events and activities organized throughout the year.

When it comes to finding a place to live, Ca’ Foscari has a dedicated housing office to help international students find suitable student accommodation. They provide invaluable support and guidance and to help you find the right home.

Student life & facilities

Group of students planning a presentation in a living room
  • Library
    • Computer labs
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Quiet Areas
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Bars
    • Restaurants
    • Cafe’s
  • Fitness Centre
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Fitness Classes
    • Dance Studio
    • Personal Trainers
    • Treatment Rooms
  • No. of All Weather Sports Pitches
    • No. of Tennis Courts 2
    • No. of volleyball courts 2
  • IT Support
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • Clubs & Organisations
    • No. of Clubs & Organizations
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
  • Sports Facilities
    • Sport facilities
  • Tutoring Support
    • Student Tutoring & Support
    • Peer & Buddy Program

How Studee can help you

  1. Find your best matches

    See programs that best match your eligibility and aspirations

  2. Application guidance

    We'll get you to the right place to start your application

  3. Visa & travel advice

    Get help after application, all the way to your first day at university

Our team of advisors is ready to support you at every step of your study abroad journey.
Our services are 100% free for students like you because we're funded by universities.

Fees and funding

Students from OECD countries*

  • Undergraduate tuition - €1,900 per program
  • Graduate tuition - €2,100 per program

    *If you are a student with citizenship to one of the following OECD countries: Norway, San Marino, Switzerland, and the UK, you are subject to the same fees as students with Italian or EU citizenship.

Students from countries with low human development

If you are a bachelor's or master's student from one of the Low Human Development Countries, as identified by the Ministry of Education, you are subject to a flat fee of €700 for the academic year 2021/2022.

All other non-EU students

If you are a bachelor's or master's student with citizenship to a non-EU country not belonging to one of the first two categories, you are subject to a flat fee of 1,200 Euros for the 2021/2022 academic year.

EU students

  • Undergraduate tuition - up to €1,705 per program
  • Graduate tuition - up to €1,928 per program

The university will announce the funding being made available to high-achieving international students enroling in a bachelor’s or master’s degree in the 2022/2023 academic year in early October.

All information regarding application processes and deadlines will be posted on the university website on the relevant web page.


Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Dorsoduro, 3246, 30123 Venezia VE, Italy

Venice is one of Europe’s most charming, inspiring, and dynamic cultural hubs - it’s an amazing place to be an international student. The city is packed with fascinating heritage sites, stunning architecture, awesome restaurants, and delightful boutiques.

Find a program at Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Program level

Visa requirements for Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Many international students will require a visa to study in Italy, and this is a vital step in your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

Italy student visa requirements