Originally established as Italy’s first international business school in 1868, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice is now a multidisciplinary institution offering study programmes in economics and management, modern languages, the humanities and the sciences, and it has become one of the country’s top-ranked universities. Ca’ Foscari has 23,000 students and hosts over 1,500 international students each year. Thanks to its multiple campuses in the awe-inspiring historic centre of Venice, the university provides the unique and rewarding opportunity of studying and carrying out research in one of the world’s most stimulating cities, where cultural tradition and intellectual innovation intermingle. With a reputation for excellence in research, Ca' Foscari is ranked 5th in Europe for the number of coveted European Commission Marie Curie grants it has been awarded, and globally, it is among in the 100 for Hospitality and Leisure Management, Classics and Ancient History and Modern Languages, the top 150 for Anthropology, Archaeology, Arts & Humanities and History, the best 200 for Philosophy, Geography, Linguistics and Economics & Econometrics, the top 300 for and Accounting & Finance and the top 350 for Law & Legal Studies according to QS. The university also offers a well-rounded, supportive and empowering study experience thanks to its wide range of student services, 500+ exchange programmes, cultural events, sports activities and student associations.Learn more!