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  • Place of teaching Bologna
  • Language English
  • Type of access Open access with assessment of personal competencies
  • Learning activities Course structure diagram

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About the programme

Italian Studies (ITS) is the International Second Cycle Degree based on the newest results of cultural analysis developed by the University of Bologna.
ITS Students will have the chance to examine in depth Literature, History, Visual Arts, Philosophy, Political and Cultural Thought of one of the most important cultures in the world. The innovative, interdisciplinary approach to Italian culture is strengthen through our important partnerships with foundations and institutions which are leading ones in their field: Fondazione Zeri (research center in the field of Visual Arts), Cineteca di Bologna (the most important Film Restoration and Conservation Lab in Europe), Fondazione Gramsci Emilia-Romagna (research center in the field of Political Thought).

5 reasons to enrol on the degree programme

Network of high qualified international professors

Class of 30 students in an international environment

Scholarships and opportunities for studying abroad

Our Department has been nominated “Department of Excellence” by the Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR)

Grants for writing the dissertation abroad

Italian Studies class during a trip on Navile

ITS Field Trips

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International opportunities

Italian Studies class during a trip on Navile

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