Opening Ceremony of the Fall term 2016
VIU President and VIU Dean will welcome the many students, professors and guests for the Fall term of the Globalization Program, that will be inaugurated with a Lectio Magistralis by Professor Donatella Calabi on “Venice, a Cosmopolitan City. The Places of the Minorities and the Jewish Ghetto”.Wednesday, 7 September at 5pm, Aula Magna.
Call for applications for lectureships in the Globalization Program
VIU invites applications from tenured professors and experienced scholars from one of the member universities or experienced scholars in employment at the Italian CNR to teach one or more courses for a semester during the two-year period Spring 2017 – Fall 2018. Deadline for submissions: September 30, 2016. Application procedure
Students: applications open for Fall 2016 Globalization Program
Over 130 students from all over the world will take courses on Italy, Cultures of the World and Global Challenges, plus a specialization track on Economics, Management and Digital Technologies applied to Cultural Heritage. The courses are English-taught and structured as interdisciplinary seminars. Registration procedures close on September 7.
Celebrating 20 years ​|1995-2015
VIU's role as a consortium is to provide an innovative platform for transnational education. In 1995 there were five Member Universities and two Institutional Partners; today we have sixteen member universities and three institutional partners.
Over the course of the next year VIU will host a series of events to mark this important milestone.

VIU Members

Boston College Duke University Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Tel Aviv University European University at Saint-Petersburg Tongji University Tsinghua University Università Ca' Foscari Venezia Università Iuav di Venezia Università degli Studi di Padova Waseda University Institut national de la recherche scientifique Université de Lausanne
Città metropolitana di Venezia Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche Université de Bordeaux Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata"