• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
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Do you want a career in management that involves working at a commercial or financial institution? 

This  Business Administration programme at Ca' Foscari University of Venice equips you with the skill set you need for administration and business management, organiSation and staff management, the marketing sector, and the finance and financial mediation sectors. 

The Business Administration and Management curriculum, which is entirely taught in English, ensures that your degree is international in nature, with its students coming from around the world. 

And since what happens after you graduate is of prime importance, the programme gets your career off to the right start by including a professional internship that can be carried out either in Italy or abroad.

Launching your career

As a graduate, you will be ready for employment as a manager or consultant in business, banking, finance, industrial or insurance companies and enterprises around the world. Career fields include, but are not limited to:

  •  Management and supervision in the private sector
  •  Human resource management
  •  Workplace organisation
  •  Marketing
  •  Accountancy
  •  Finance
  •  Sales and distribution


QS World University Rankings by Subject - Ca' Foscari is ranked for Business & Management Studies and is among the top 250 universities for Accounting & Finance

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    There are five admission rounds for admission in the fall of 2021, so earlier the round in which you apply, the sooner you'll find out if you have been accepted

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
    • Italian
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The English-taught curriculum is called Business Administration and Management. Some of the areas of study covered by the programme's course work include:
  •  Mathematics
  •  Principles of Management and International Accounting
  •  Introduction to Law
  •  Business Economics and Management of the Firm
  •  Computational Tools for Economics and Management
  •  Microeconomics
  •  Financial Institutions and Corporate Finance

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  •  EU citizens must take a written entry test that assesses their knowledge of logic and mathematics at a testing centre in Italy. The test is administered in the language of instruction of their chosen curriculum (English or Italian).
  •  Non-EU citizens must take either an oral entry test (via Skype) or a written test (at a testing centre in Italy) that evaluates their knowledge of logic and mathematics. The test is administered in the language of instruction of the candidate's chosen curriculum. 
  • Business Administration and Management Curriculum (taught in English): a certified B2-level knowledge of English is required.
  • Business Administration Curriculum (taught in Italian): a certified B2-level knowledge of Italian and a certified B1-level knowledge of English are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1900 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1844 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1844 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • To make education as affordable as possible to all, Ca' Foscari offers tuition fee reductions to students coming from non-OECD countries, with fees sometimes as low as 700 euro per year. Contact us for more information.

Living costs for Venice

  • 600 - 950 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


For high-achieving international students, Ca' Foscari offers:

  •  renewable fee waivers
  •  one-time scholarships of €5,000

The regional government also offers financial aid for international students from low-income families for which you can apply after enrolment.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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