Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor students of the faculty of Humanities in Venice, Italy.

Student experiences

Read about student experiences.

Academic calendar

Semester I: September – January
Semester II: February – June

Academic calendar


English or Italian certificate (B2 level) is required. The list of recognised certifications can be found here (in the "Recognized certification" tab).

Students can check their language level with the university free online language test here.  

Areas of study open to exchange students

Students can take courses at the Departement of Philosophy and Cultural Heritage. Subjects taught here cover Archeology, Artificial Intelligence, Celtic Studies, Communication, Conflict Studies, Dutch Language and Culture, English Studies, French Studies, Gender Studies, German Studies, History, History of Art, International Relations, Italian Studies, Journalism, Literature, Linguistics, Media, Musicology, Philosophy, and Religion. Also, students are invited to take courses at other departments within the university. 

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Italian and English

Housing assistance

The Housing Office helps students to find a suitable and affordable accommodation in one of the student residences, flats or hotels that hold an agreement with Ca’ Foscari University.

More information can be found here and here.

Estimated living costs per month

This information is subject to change. It is meant to be an indication. Costs may differ due to personal circumstances.

You need to consider a monthly budget of 750 Euros.

  • Single room in a shared apartment 300 - 400 € + utilities (a month)
  • Double room in a shared apartment 200 - 250 € + utilities (a month)
  • Food and drink shopping 50 - 80 € (a week)
  • Meals 10 - 30 € A meal in a university dining hall 4 - 8 €
  • Breakfast at a café 1,50 - 3 €
  • Transportation 1,30 € (ticket with Imob)

Normal study load per semester: 30 Crediti Formativi Universitari (CFU) = 30 ECTS per semester 

Number of places available

1 place per year. 

Additional information


Info sheet

Brochure about the university of Venice

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).

You can also follow students who are currently abroad on Instagram!

Contact details

​Drift 10, 3512 BS Utrecht

+31 (0)30 253 6046


Walk-in office hours

  • Monday and Thursday from 11.00h to 12.00h

By appointment

You can make an appointment with one of the exchange coordinators by filling out this web form.

Handing in and picking up documents

Monday to Friday from 11.00 to 15.00 at the Student Desk, Drift 10.


Gerdien Ramaker-Zijlstra (Exchange Coordinator for Southern and Eastern Europe, Asia, Central and South America)
Monique Hanrath (Exchange Coordinator for Western and Northern Europe, Africa, Oceania and North America)
Nelline Bogerd (Support Officer)
Sanne Boomsma (Head)