Registrations opening for Spring 2017 Globalization Program courses
Over 100 students from all over the world will take courses on Italy, Cultures of the World and Global Challenges, plus a specialization track on Environmental Management and Sustainable Development. The courses are English taught and structured as interdisciplinary seminars. Registration for courses from Jan 18 to Feb 22, 2017.
KU Leuven Becomes a Member of VIU
The prestigious Belgian university, KU Leuven, became a member of Venice International University on Saturday, 29 October 2016, by unanimous vote of the VIU Assembly. Founded in 1425, KU Leuven is among the oldest and most renowned universities in Europe.
"The World of Han Meilin" Exhibition in Venice
200 works by the famous Chinese artist will be on display in the courtyards and halls of the main Palace of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, from October 28, 2016 to February 28, 2017 as the first leg of the "Han Meilin world tour". The chief curator of the Venice show is Amb. Umberto Vattani, President of VIU, co-organizer of the event. More info.
Pictures of VIU life now also on Instagram
VIU is now on Instagram: breathtaking images from San Servolo island, our daily life and activities in and outside Venice. Discover more in our Instagram page “@univiu” and share your pictures with our hashtags, we may repost the most interesting or funniest ones. Find us also on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and Youtube.

VIU Members

Boston College Duke University Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Tel Aviv University European University at Saint-Petersburg Tongji University Tsinghua University Università Ca' Foscari Venezia Università Iuav di Venezia Università degli Studi di Padova Waseda University
Città metropolitana di Venezia Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche Université de Bordeaux Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata" University of Leuven Université de Lausanne Institut national de la recherche scientifique