Pre-registrations for the Spring 2020 semester of the Gobalization Program are now open.
The 15-week program will include courses on Venice and Italy, Cultures of the World and Global Challenges and attract over 100 students from all over the world.
In addition to the core courses focusing on art and architecture in Venice, ethics and human rights, global governance, etc, the specialization track on Environmental Management and Sustainable Development will allow students the opportunity to analyse topics such as the environmental implications of globalization, sustainable urban development and urban management and climate change, with a focus on the African continent.
The courses are interdisciplinary and are structured as seminars so as to facilitate the exchange of knowledge and experience among students from different academic and cultural backgrounds.
The course listing for Spring 2020, with descriptions and syllabi, is now available online.
All students registered in degree programs at one of VIU's Member Universities are eligible to apply for the Globalization Program.
Courses are recognized for credit by the students' home universities.
All students must pre-register via the VIU website after having submitted their application to the study abroad office of their home universities. Students from Università Ca' Foscari Venezia, Università Iuav di Venezia, Università degli Studi di Padova and Università di Roma “Tor Vergata” can pre-register directly on VIU website.
Dates to note:
Pre-registration: through VIU website, until February 19, 2020.
Registration for courses from January 14 to February 19, 5pm.
Applications for a VIU arranged accommodation from October 15 to November 30, 2019.
Applications for the RED (Residency-Excellency-Diversity) scholarship October 15 to November 30, 2019.
How to pre-register:
The link to the pre-registration form will be published in the Globalization Program section of VIU website, in a white box at the side of the pages.
You need to pre-register to VIU portal in order to receive your login and password. These details will allow you to login to your personal page (link in home page) and to register for courses.
Through the Internships and Mobility Program the best students will be selected for internship opportunities abroad and in Italy.
We are looking forward to welcoming you to Venice International University!