|Study location||Italy, Pavia|
|Nominal duration||3 anni (180 ECTS)|
|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.
High school / secondary education (or higher)
High-school diploma awarded after at least 12 years of documented education.
For further information please contact the Welcome Point
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
In order to finalize your enrollment, you must submit the original documents as paper or scanned version.
Non-eu students residing abroad who would like to enroll in a study course completely taught in Italian, have to prove their knowledge of the language through an Italian language test.
The following categories are excluded from this obligation:
The course aims to provide a multidisciplinary preparation in the field of foreign languages and cultures. The goal is to train professionals able to integrate profitably into the various sectors requiring the knowledge of several foreign languages and cultures.
The organization of the Degree Program foresees that the students opt, from the first year, for one of the two curricula offered: the professionalizing “Languages for business”, or the methodological “Linguistic-philological-literary” which allows access to the second cycle course(Master’s Degree in European and American Literature).
The curriculum “Languages for business”, in addition to the basic preparation in general linguistics, Italian literature and computer science, guarantees the acquisition of four skills in three foreign languages and aims to train professionals able to enter profitably into work areas that require expertise in foreign languages and a knowledge of the related cultural contexts.
This training is also supplemented by basic legal / economic / sociological knowledge useful for the coordination of inter-linguistic and intercultural relations.
In the second year, an additional course is available which includes the study of literatures of two foreign languages, aimed at facilitating access to Master’s Degrees and the continuation of studies.
The “Lingue e Culture Moderne” methodological curriculum, in addition to the basic preparation in general linguistics, Italian literature and the philology related to the chosen languages, proposes the acquisition of four skills in two foreign languages, the e in-depth study of corresponding literatures, as well as the theoretical and methodological tools necessary for the critical investigation in the various fields of philological / literary / linguistic studies.
The formation of this curriculum, based on the knowledge of several foreign languages and cultures, allows graduates to work as translators and intercultural communicators, in public and private cultural organizations.
Study plan and further information are available at this link
The Study Program in Lingue e Culture Moderne offers a multidisciplinary preparation in the field of foreign languages and cultures.
The graduate in Lingue e Culture Moderne may access the following professional areas:
public and private bodies –also in cultural tourism and cultural mediation, organization of cultural and commercial events, translation and interpreting, newsrooms, press offices, publishing houses, commercial enterprises (management of relations with foreign countries), companies and navigation areas (ground and on-board personnel).
Access to the Master’s Degree is also open to graduates in Modern Languages and Cultures.
Employment openings for graduates are focused on cultural services, journalism, publishing and cultural institutions, businesses and commercial activities, diplomatic and consular representations, cultural tourism and intermediation, as well as in the training of operators in multi-ethnic and multicultural contexts.
Following the paths established by the current legislation, the graduateshall also be able to teach foreign languages.