Milan, Italy—Study Abroad
This program is offered through International Studies Abroad (ISA) at UCSC, Milan.
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC), Milan, Italy’s premier private university, has introduced a program of university courses taught in English available to GlobaLinks Learning Abroad students. For the first time in Italy, international study abroad students may enroll in a comprehensive Italian university and receive their education in English. The semester courses delivered in English are designed for students who want to increase their understanding of the political, business, cultural and artistic environment and heritage of Italy.
The program comprises of courses that define Italy’s role within the European Union as well as her relationship with non-European countries. Students who are fluent in Italian can enroll in Italian-taught courses across a variety of disciplines.
Once a semester, the UCSC International Relations Office organizes a weekend excursion. Locations will vary per semester and will highlight the treasures of Northern Italian culture such as Padova, Parma, Arezzo or Sienna. Students will discover the sights, sounds and tastes (architecture, wine tasting, culinary specialties, and much more) of particular Northern Italian regions.
The Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC), founded in 1921 by Father Agostino Gemelli, is one of the most comprehensive and complete higher education institutions in Italy. UCSC excels in the diverse study opportunities that it offers in the humanities as well as scientific fields. Through the courses offered, combined with strong research programs, the university values and promotes an interdisciplinary approach that helps students gain scientific knowledge in a responsible and autonomous fashion.