In order to equip you to manage and analyse large quantities of data, this Computer Science 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
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureThe programme offers two curricula focus on growing sectors of the industry and on Italian and international services such as Big Data & Analytics, Cybersecurity, Cloud e IoT:
- Data Management and Analytics
- Software Dependability and Cyber Security
- Apart from the course work, the study plan also includes a curricular internship and a final thesis.
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , EEA/EU
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesInformatics & Information Sciences Computer Sciences Artificial Intelligence View 7 other Masters in Informatics & Information Sciences in Italy
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- You are required to have completed a minimum of 24 ECTS in Computer Science and/or Information Processing Systems fields as well as a minimum of 12 ECTS in certain other study areas. For more information, check the programme's official web page or contact us!
- You need a certified B2-level knowledge of English.
- A Teaching Committee assesses your CV to make sure you have adequate personal preparation.
International2100 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2100 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA2117 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2117 EUR per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Venice
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. Our scholarship offers will be announced in September 2022, so be sure to check back here or use the form to contact us so we can reach out when the announcement is made.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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last 3 months
Check the official programme website for potential updates.