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  • Locations: Venice, Italy
  • Program Time Abroad: Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: TAMU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2021 03/01/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Exchange Academic College: Mays Business School
Click here for a definition of this term Academic Area: Business Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 3.0
Course Term: Fall, Spring Click here for a definition of this term Language of instruction: English, Italian
Click here for a definition of this term Primary Contact: Natsuki Hara (nhara@mays.tamu.edu) Housing: Apartment, Dormitory
Classification: U3 (Junior), U4 (Senior) Academic Department: Accounting, Business Administration, Business Honors, Finance, Management, Management Informations Systems, Marketing, Supply Chain Management
Click here for a definition of this term Secondary Contact: Trisha Winkle (twinkle@tamu.edu)
Program Description:

Ca'Foscari University of Venice


Program Coordinator

Natsuki Hara
nhara@mays.tamu.edu


Study Abroad Advisor

Trisha Winkle
twinkle@tamu.edu

 

Ca'Foscari University of Venice
Fall or Spring Semesters
Venice, Italy


About 
Ca’ Foscari University was founded in 1868 and is considered one of the most prestigious universities in Europe.  It was the first Italian institution of higher education in business and economics. The university is comprised of eight departments and offers over 700 student events to attend each year. Many of their events involve Nobel Prize winners, world leaders, artists, scholars, and researchers.

Venice is a cluster of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges. The city is in a marshy Venetian Lagoon stretching along the shoreline of Italy, between the mouths of the Po and the Piave Rivers. Venice and its lagoon are both listed as a World Heritage Site. St. Mark’s Basilica, the Grand Canal, Piazza San Marco, and Lido di Venezia are a few of the most popular destinations. 


Eligibility
  • Limited to students in the Mays Business School
  • Have a minimum 3.0 G.P.A.
  • Must attend TAMU for at least one full semester after exchange
  • Upper level classification
  • Other program specific requirements (inquire with Program Coordinator)

 
Courses
In the exchange program, students are given a wide variety of courses to choose from. Ca' Foscari offers many courses in English each semester. Areas of study at the institution include finance, international business, management, and economics. Exchange students are expected to take a minimum of four classes (12 TAMU hours) per semester. The university is on the ECTS credit system with one credit corresponding to a 25 hour workload. Students may also choose to enroll in Italian language courses.


Housing
The Housing Office assists exchange students with finding accommodations in a student residence or in flats or hotels which hold agreements with the university. Ca’ Foscari’s Welcome Guide provides helpful information including all the resources available to incoming international students.
 


Estimated Fees Paid to Texas A&M
  • A&M Tuition and Fees*
  • $300 REEP Administrative Fee

 
*Tuition & Fee rates vary depending on course load and residency status.
Check rates at: https://tuition.tamu.edu/
 

For Estimated Fees Paid to Host University & Additional Expenses, please visit:  
Mays Business School Center for International Business Studies website.


Scholarships
The Scholarships and Financial Aid Office offers scholarship programs. These scholarships are based on merit and/or financial need. For more information and to access the application, please visit the University Scholarship Application Portal. The Center for International Business Studies also offers semester exchange scholarships to Mays Business School students. Visit the Center for International Business Studies website for more information or to apply.


Financial Aid
Federal and state financial aid and certain scholarships may often be used toward the cost of TAMU study abroad programs. Students can contact the Program Coordinator (listed above) to obtain a copy of the program-specific Financial Aid Request Form. Students should schedule a meeting with a financial aid advisor to discuss their award package and disbursement of financial aid as it relates to the courses and the program fee due dates. Here is the link to the Financial Aid Office.