M.Sc. On Campus

Science and Technology of Bio and Nanomaterials

24 months
2100 EUR/year
2157 EUR/year
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This Science and Technology of Bio and Nanomaterials master’s degree at Ca' Foscari University of Venice provides you with the multi-disciplinary training in material science, chemistry and biology that will allow you to become an expert in the design and synthesis of new bio- and nanomaterials.


If you are interested in nanotechnology, then this programme equips you with the knowledge of material science, chemistry and biology that becoming an expert in the design and synthesis of new bio- and nanomaterials requires. 

The Science and Technology of Bio and Nanomaterials programme at Ca' Foscari University of Venice pairs traditional lectures and laboratory classes that teach you how to prepare bio- and nanomaterials and to explore their chemical-physical characteristics, properties, methods of preparation and applications. During your studies, you are given the chance to carry out an internship and learn on the job at research laboratories and companies both in Italy and abroad. 

Launching your career

Thanks to the skills and knowledge you will possess as a graduate, you will be able to work in the technical sectors of companies that produce, market, transform or develop materials either structured or functional bio- and nanomaterials. Possible professional profiles include:

  • Chemist
  • Chemical information management specialist
  • Industrial and commercial consultant
  • Specialised consultant
  • R&D manager
  • Researcher

Programme Structure

The Science and Technology of Bio and Nanomaterials program is completely offered in English. Some of the subjects included in the study plan are:

  • Chemistry for Nanotechnology

  • Colloids and Interfaces

  • Condensed Matter Physics

  • Microbiology

  • Biomacromolecular Engineering

  • Physics of Soft Matter

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 60 ECTS in specific study areas. Check the programme's official web page for details 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.

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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