9 Top Foundation Year Programs in Italy 2020

A Foundation Year program introduces students to an undergraduate degree curriculum. It is offered at a variety of schools all over the world, and it usually takes a full year to complete. It helps ease students from a high school level of study to more challenging college work.A Master of Arts or Master of Science degree is a graduate-level course of study that typically requires more rigorous an… Read more

A Foundation Year program introduces students to an undergraduate degree curriculum. It is offered at a variety of schools all over the world, and it usually takes a full year to complete. It helps ease students from a high school level of study to more challenging college work.

A Master of Arts or Master of Science degree is a graduate-level course of study that typically requires more rigorous and focused work than an undergraduate degree. Students may pursue this education to deepen their understanding of topics learned in undergraduate school or to train for a specific career field.

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Syracuse Academy
Syracuse, Italy

International students interested in pursuing an Arts or Design degree in Italy are able to enhance their knowledge and skills of art, design, fashion, and architecture in Ita ... +

International students interested in pursuing an Arts or Design degree in Italy are able to enhance their knowledge and skills of art, design, fashion, and architecture in Italy, to build their personal portfolio and to learn the Italian language for admission to university or design school programs in Italy. The Foundation Year is an internationally recognized program awarding Italian Ministry of Education academic credits and granting direct admission to the degree programs at MADE Fine Arts and Design Academy, and preparing for admission to any university and design school in Italy. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
English, Italian
Sep 2020
30 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Rome University of Fine Arts (RUFA)
Rome, Italy

Italy: synonym of wonder, especially for the new generations who live abroad and who wish to enter into contact with the culture and the educational system that the Beautiful ... +

Italy: synonym of wonder, especially for the new generations who live abroad and who wish to enter into contact with the culture and the educational system that the Beautiful Country is able to offer. The scenario assumed by RUFA to contact students attracted by Made in Italy, starts from this assumption not intended only as a sign of distinction and style, but also as a qualitative approach to life. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English, Italian
Oct 2020
30 Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Siena
Siena, Italy

A Foundation Year acts as a bridge between your current qualifications and 1st level Italian University courses (Bachelor) entry requirements or as a means to fill a gap in th ... +

A Foundation Year acts as a bridge between your current qualifications and 1st level Italian University courses (Bachelor) entry requirements or as a means to fill a gap in the educational background of an international student coming from a country where the higher education system requires a shorter period of education than that provided by the «Bologna Process» implemented in the European Union. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Ca’ Foscari offers a university preparatory year programme through the School for International Education that is aimed at international students: the Foundation Year. The Fou ... +

Ca’ Foscari offers a university preparatory year programme through the School for International Education that is aimed at international students: the Foundation Year. The Foundation Year is right for you if: • upon completing high school you will have fewer than the 12 years of schooling required to enrol in a bachelor’s degree in Italy • you want to improve your English language skills before beginning an English-taught undergraduate degree at an Italian university • you studied in the American school system and will not have the three Advanced Placement exams required to enrol in university in Italy • you studied in the British school system and will not have the three A-levels required to enrol in university in Italy The Bridge Year is right for you if: • you want to improve your Italian language skills before beginning an Italian-taught bachelor’s degree at a university in Italy • you want to strengthen your background knowledge in the discipline you are planning to study at university • you plan on enrolling at Ca’ Foscari University but will not have the required 12 years of schooling when you graduate from high school -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Pavia
Pavia, Italy

The Foundation Year is a nine-month, full immersion preparatory course in Italian for international students willing to enroll in a BA taught in Italian at #UNIPAVIA. The Foun ... +

The Foundation Year is a nine-month, full immersion preparatory course in Italian for international students willing to enroll in a BA taught in Italian at #UNIPAVIA. The Foundation Year aimed at students who do not meet the minimum requirement – 12 years of schooling – to access the Italian higher education system. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
10 months
Italian
01 Oct 2020
15 Jul 2020
Campus
 
University of Parma
Parma, Italy

The Foundation Year is a full immersion preparatory program for international students wishing to enroll at the University of Parma or any Italian University or a Music Conser ... +

The Foundation Year is a full immersion preparatory program for international students wishing to enroll at the University of Parma or any Italian University or a Music Conservatory. It is organized in collaboration with A. Boito Music Conservatory in Parma. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
Italian
Oct 2020
Campus
 
University of Pisa Summer & Winter Schools
Pisa, Italy

The Foundation Course is a study program, taught in English and primarily aimed at candidates who do not possess the minimum schooling requirements outlined in current legisla ... +

The Foundation Course is a study program, taught in English and primarily aimed at candidates who do not possess the minimum schooling requirements outlined in current legislation for enrolment at Italian universities. Attendance of the Foundation Course is mandatory and students must accumulate all the credits provided by the course in order to obtain the final qualification. The modules available within the Foundation Course are taught in English and a certificate of knowledge of the English language at a B2 level is required. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English, Italian
01 Sep 2020
30 Jun 2020
Campus
 
United International Business Schools
Zürich, Switzerland +8 More

This program allows students who are 17 or older and who have completed less than 12 years of formal education to earn up to an additional 60 credits in undergraduate courses ... +

This program allows students who are 17 or older and who have completed less than 12 years of formal education to earn up to an additional 60 credits in undergraduate courses in order to qualify for admission in our undergraduate degree programs. Refer to the undergraduate admission requirements for further details. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English
06 Apr 2020
Campus
 
University of Pisa Summer & Winter Schools
Pisa, Italy

Foundation Course prepares students interested in studying a degree program in Agriculture, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Maths, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Pharma ... +

Foundation Course prepares students interested in studying a degree program in Agriculture, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Maths, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Pharmacy, and Physics. The content of the courses takes into account the admission exam to Medicine and the evaluation tests students must take in order to access a degree program. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English, Italian
Oct 2020
30 Jun 2020
Campus
 

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