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 or outside 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.
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore offers two different curricula of study with a wide variety of courses to international students. Students can choose to create their own study plan by selecting courses from either of the two curricula:
|Cattolica International Curriculum*
|Cattolica Academic Curriculum**
|Language of Instruction
|English and Italian
|September - December / February - May
|September - February / February - July
|Mostly international students
|Mostly Italian students
|Required before beginning of classes
|Course selection after beginning of classes; individual registration for examination required
* Erasmus+ students can only take one course from the International Curriculum and will earn their remaining credits from the Cattolica 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 for Academic curriculum courses only.