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Global Development and Entrepreneurship, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #751 (QS) ,
Why enrolling in this programme? 1. It offers an interdisciplinary path, aimed at deepening the processes of Global Development. 2. It provides expertise to interact with international markets, with particular attention to emerging ones. 3. It offers the chance to participate in theDouble Degree with EM Strasbourg Business School



• Global Markets (taught in English)

• Entrepreneurship (taught in English)


Graduates can pursue careers as experts in international markets, foreign sales managers, export managers, managers in charge of finance, control and business accounting, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs. Employment opportunities can be found in the following fields:

• Commercialisation and promotion of goods and services

• Commercialisation of information technology and communication

• Purchasing of goods and services

• Market analysis

• Economic systems analysis


• Candidates must be assessed to confirm their possession of the minimum curricular and experiential requirements.

• A certified B2-level knowledge of English is required.


Double degree with the École Management Strasbourg (France): Graduates obtain a Master’s Degree in International & European Business. Ca’ Foscari issues a yearly call for applications for this double degree programme.


Professional Master’s Programs (1st level) and Second Cycle Degree Programs


QS by Subject # 250 Economics and Econometrics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced International Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship And Strategy
  • Private Equity And Development Funding
  • Economics And Econometrics Of International Finance
  • Economics Of Innovation And Development

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

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  • 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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • 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. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Specific curricula requirements, matured with the obtainment of a definite number of credits in certain disciplinary fields.

Personal preparation is understood as an adequate acquisition of knowledge and understanding of the following fields: microeconomics and macroeconomics, management, mathematics and financial mathematics, descriptive and inferential statistics, public and private law.

Personal preparation will be verified by the Didactic College through CV and Cover Letter evaluation.

  • An adequate personal preparation
  • Understanding of english language at level B2

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2100 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2100 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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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.


  • In order to ensure that everyone effectively has access to higher education, Ca' Foscari offers students a variety of financial aid: scholarships, exemptions and reduction of fees, student loans, prizes for outstanding dissertations and other forms of concession.
  • Some of the student loans involve agreements with banks allowing students to pay tuition fees on favourable terms. The most deserving students are entitled to an interest-free advance repayable a year after graduation.  
  • Students are also given the opportunity to participate in forms of student collaborations involving paid jobs within the university. 

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