|Study location||Italy, Pavia|
|Nominal duration||3 anni (180 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||€3,500.00 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.
Access to the Degree Course in Lingue e Culture Moderne has a local entry test requirement.
*THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE INDICATED IN THE ANNUAL ANNOUNCEMENT TO THE COURSE
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: Italian.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
If you are a non European student residing abroad, you need to do a pre-enrollment via Italian Consulate and start the visa procedures. The official admission at the University of Pavia will be possible only after you will have done this pre-enrollment. Please get in contact with the Italian authority in your country as soon as possible (deadline 24 July).
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 are excluded from this obligation:
For further information, consult the “Pavia Linguistic Center website”: http: //cla.unipv.it/? Page_id = 179.
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 one “Languages for the enterprise”, or the methodological one “Linguistic-philological-literary”, which allows the continuation in the second cycle (Master’s Degree in European and American Literature).
The curriculum “Languages for business”, in addition to the basic preparation in general linguistics, in Italian literature and computer science, guarantees the acquisition of four skills in three foreign languages and aims to train professionals able to enter profitably in work areas that provide 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 interlinguistic and intercultural relations.
In the second year ,an additional course is available which also 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, in Italian literature and in the philology related to the chosen languages, proposes the acquisition of the four abilities in two foreign languages, the knowledge in-depth study of the corresponding literatures, as well as the theoretical and methodological tools necessary for the initiation of 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 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.