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Italian Studies, European Literary Cultures, Linguistics - European Literary Cultures, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #116 (BCR) Bologna, Italy
The Italian Studies, European Literary Cultures, Linguistics - European Literary Cultures programme from University of Bologna is structured in a unified manner, in order to allow students to consolidate and expand their knowledge and skills in the subject fields, improving their philology, linguistic, historical-literary and artistic skills, which define their specific programme. 


The Italian Studies, European Literary Cultures, Linguistics - European Literary Cultures programme from University of Bologna aims to offer extensive knowledge and adequate tools to form professional experts in Italian, English and French culture, language and literature, able to combine the solid knowledge provided by their subject field (LM-14) with new knowledge, in constant dialogue with other disciplines and with the use of new technologies. 

The programme objective is to successfully intertwine Italian literary tradition with the European and Extra-European traditions and provide theoretical, critical and methodological competencies aimed to form professionals able to operate in national and international cultural environments.


Graduates will have the required critical thinking disposition to analyse historical-literary events, texts and documents; will have strong writing and oral communication skills; will be able to produce and manage professional oral and written text, in both traditional and digital format; will have the ability to operate individually and as part of a team in different cultural and business environments, within the public and private sector.

Graduates may expand the knowledge acquired in the subject field of the LM-14 programme, by choosing specific curricula that focus on specific skills required by professional profiles that operate in a dynamic society, in which traditional roles need to be redesigned in light of new competencies and new professional figures are being shaped. The teaching activities offered in the different curricula aim to provide competencies related to library, artistic and documentary heritage, considered as assets of incredible civil, social and economic value, worth knowing, preserving and promoting with the adequate knowledge and competence.

Programme Structure

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Detailed Programme Facts

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

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Admission to the second cycle degree programme in Italian Studies, European Literary Cultures, Linguistics requires possession of a first cycle degree or a bachelor degree awarded after three years of study, or a foreign qualification recognised as suitable.
  • Additionally, it requires possession of curricular requirements and to have passed an assessment test.
  • Admission to the degree programme requires candidates to pass an assessment test that will be held according to the methods defined in the “Admission Methods” point.
  • Additionally, the test will also assess candidates' language skills (at least level B1) in a European language (French, English, Spanish, German).

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Bologna

  • 750 - 1100 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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