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Antichità Classiche e Orientali

Tuition fee €3,500 per year

Tuition fee for non-EU students who enter Italy with a study visa is based on flat rate and depends on the citizenship.
If non-EU students come from a family with limited financial resource, they can choose to have their tuition fee calculated according to their family income (from €156,00 to €3.985,00 per year).
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Application fee €35 one-time
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The Master’s Degree in “Antichità classiche e orientali” trains second-level graduates with a high scientific and methodological expertise in various fields of antiquity, both Greek, Latin and of the middle-east. Consequently, graduates shall be able to interpret with critical awareness the literary, historical, cultural and material data related to their specific disciplinary area.
The training offer includes advanced courses, both frontal and seminars, organized in different curricula, which integrate a solid basic anti-historical preparation with the achievement of more specific and high training objectives, in the field of linguistic, philological and historical-literary analysis texts in Greek and Latin; socio-economic history of the Greco-Roman world; history, languages and cultures of the Middle Eastern area (Anatolia, Syria, Mesopotamia) in the pre-classical period.

Programme structure

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Career opportunities

The methodological, exegetical and critical skills acquired during the Master’s Degree course in Antichità classiche e orientali prepare the teaching activity in upper secondary schools, once the training course required by current legislation is completed, as well as research activity in the university and at the related institutions.
The employability of Master’s graduates may also extend to management functions in libraries, archives and musea, as well as and the performance of high-level professional activities in the fields of training, promotion, organization, information, publishing, communication and cultural tourism. Graduates will also have the knowledge and preparation necessary to undertake a direct path to become journalist.
Locations of professional activities to which graduates in Antichità classiche e orientali will be able to access are: schools, universities, research institutions, public administration, local authorities, foundations, cultural institutions both in Italy and abroad, publishing houses, as well as private companies engaged in the recovery, conservation, enhancement and dissemination of ancient culture.

Apply now! Academic year 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 30, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States