In order to come to Cattolica for a semester or a year as an Exchange student, your home institution must be a Cattolica partner, either within Europe (List of EU Partner Institutions) or outside (List of NON-EU Partner Institutions) or an ISEP member institution (ISEP Network). To verify all the options available for you, and to have information about application procedure, please refer to your International Office.
To all international students, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore offers two different curricula of study with a wide variety of courses. Students can choose to create their own semester of study by selecting courses from either of the two curricula:
|UCSC International Curriculum||UCSC University Academic Curriculum|
|Language of Instruction||English||English and Italian|
|Curriculum details||Read here||Read here|
|Calendar||September / December - February / May||September / February - February / July|
|Class profile||Mostly international students||Mostly Italian students|
|Registration||Required before beginning of classes||Course selection after beginning of classes; individual registration for examination required|
* Erasmus+ students are allowed to take one course from the International Curriculum and will likely have to complement their course load with UCSC Academic Curriculum Courses in order to satisfy their home institution course load requirements.
** Non-European students can request an early exam session in December / May.