Ca’ Foscari University of Venice

Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia Logo.

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.


General information for exchange students

Department website

Course catalogue

Guideline course catalogue

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

Arts & Humanities. Subjects taught at the Department of Philosophy and Cultural Heritage include: 

  • History of Art
  • Philosophy
  • International Studies

Students are also invited to take courses from other faculties, with a maximum up to 30%, according to the approval of the Departmental Coordinator.

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.

Click here for more information on finding accomodation with help of the Housing Office and on how to obtain the documents necessary for your stay in Italy

Estimated living costs per month

Students need to consider an average monthly budget of approximately 750 

  • 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)

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



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

Number of places available

2 places

Additional information


Info sheet

Brochure about the university of Venice

Social Media

Facebook / Instagram / Youtube / LinkedIn

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