Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Cattolica International

Exchange programme in Piacenza-Cremona

Courses for Fall 2022 are planned to be offered in-person*.
However, we are monitoring the Covid-19 situation closely and will promptly inform partners and students should the circumstances change.
All students coming to Cattolica are expected to follow any protocol and restrictions that might be in place due to COVID-19 pandemic.

* With the implementation of decree n° 111 dated 6 August 2021, as of this Fall semester, only students with a valid EU Digital Covid Certificate or equivalent for non-EU students if recognized by the Italian Ministry of Health (Green Certificate/ Health pass / Pass sanitaire or equivalent) will be granted access to University buildings and services in Italy.


If you wish to spend a semester or a full year at Università Cattolica's Piacenza-Cremona campus, 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 the application procedure, please refer to your International Office.

Spending a semester at Cattolica's Piacenza-Cremona campus can be an exciting and life-enhancing experience!   

Piacenza, located in the Italian food valley, is a medieval town surrounded by the charming Italian countryside. Piacenza is quintessential Italy. Historic, stunning and unrivaled.

If you are interested in the IPBS Study Abroad programme, please read here further informaton.


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