24 months
2100 EUR/year
2157 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This Computer Science and Engineering programme at Ca' Foscari University of Venice offers you a broad spectrum of knowledge and skills regarding the methods, tools and enabling technologies employed in the management and analysis of large amounts of data.

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In order to equip you to manage and analyse large quantities of data, this This Computer Science and Engineering programme at Ca' Foscari University of Venice teaches you statistical techniques, machine learning and how to design reliable software with a particular focus on security, correctness and performance. 

You have two curricula, or study paths, to choose from, both of which prepare you to launch a career in the rapidly growing industrial sectors of production and services, particularly Big Data & Analytics, Cybersecurity, Cloud and IoT.

 As a graduate, you will be proficient in software design, data management and analysis, informatics systems and computer networks. The programme is certified annually by GRIN (GRuppo di INformatica - Italian Association of University Computer Scientists) and AICA (Italian Association for Informatics and Machine Learning), which endorse the quality of degree courses in Computer Science by issuing the "GRIN sticker".

Launching your career

Once you graduate, you'll be ready to seek employment in the fields of software construction and data analysis at manufacturing companies dealing with information systems and processor networks as well as at companies, local authorities or laboratories that employ complex information systems and analysis methods. Some of the career paths open to you include: • Software analyst and developer • Information security specialist • System analysis • System administrator • Web application developer and analyst • Database developer and analyst • Information and network specialist • Data engineering and management expert • AI specialist

Programme Structure

The programme, entirely taught in English, offers three curricula focus on growing sectors of the industry and on Italian and international services such as Big Data & Analytics, Cybersecurity, Cloud e IoT:

  • Artificial Intelligence and Data Engineering
  • Cybersecurity
  • Software Development and Engineering Apart from the course work, the study plan also includes a curricular internship and a final thesis.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Ca' Foscari will receive applications for the academic year until May 3 for NON-EU students and June 21 for EU students and the application procedure will take place entirely online.


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

In order to be eligibile for admission, you need to have: 

  • a minimum three-year undergraduate degree 
  • a minimum of 48 ECTS in specific scientific disciplines. Check the programme's official web page for details or contact us!
  • a certified B2-level knowledge of English.
A Teaching Committee assesses your CV to make sure you have adequate personal preparation.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2100 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2157 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2157 EUR per year during 24 months.

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.


  • As a public university in Europe, Ca' Foscari not only keeps tuition fees low, but also provides targeted financial aid for high-achieving international students. Ca' Foscari University offers high-achieving international students renewable scholarship packages of various sizes, ranging from 6,500 euro a year for bachelor's students to 8,000 euro a year for master's students.

    These scholarship packages are designed to offer support for the full duration of an award-winner's degree.

  • To be eligible to apply, you will need a minimum 8.5/10 CGPA. Complete information about the requisites and procedures to apply are at the dedicated webpage.

    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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