General informations

ReADs is a higher training course aimed at professional development at the end of which Università Iuav di Venezia will issue a postgraduate course diploma with the acquisition of 60 ECTS.

ESSENTIAL INFORMATION

Level 1 Postgraduate
Specialisation Programme

Qualification issued:
Level 1 postgraduate course diploma

Scientific Head:
Paolo Lucchetta
Master board of teachers:
Paolo Lucchetta, Laura Fregolent, Sara Marini, Marco Zito.

Course length
Year long.
Starting: January 2020.
Ending: January 2021.

Six months are dedicated to lessons, exercises, educational visits and workshops and six months are for the internship in one of the Master’s partner companies.

Attendance
The classes are held three weeks per month, from Monday to Wednesday, N.8 hours a day.

Language
Italian and English.
It is sufficient to know only the English language, both written and spoken. The knowledge of the Italian language is a plus.

Headquarters
Iuav University of Architecture in Venice – 
Palazzo Badoer, San Polo 2468 – 30125 Venice
See the map

Internship
Yes. For all information click here.

Thesis
Mode: single round.
For all information click here.

FEES and SCHOLARSHIP

Matriculation fee
€ 12.000,00  + stamp duty (virtual).

Registration fee (admission)
€ 50.00

Graduation fee
€ 32.00 (value of two € 16.00 stamp duties).

A certain number of scholarships are available every year (still to be defined for the next edition) for partial coverage (50% – 6.000,00 €) of the costs of the Master.

For any request for information regarding fees and to know how to apply for a scholarship, write to master@iuav.it (Postgrad Programs Office of the IUAV University of Venice).

The Master also provides for the sale of individual modules:

Module 1
P.1: GUIDE TO ReADs (Retail Architecture and Design) + P.2: DESIGN FOR RETAIL

5 available seats – Price € 4.000,00

Module 2
URBAN RETAIL, URBAN AND ARCHITECTURAL RETAIL, RETAIL CITY AND ARCHITECTURE

5 available seats – Price € 4.000,00

Module 3
HOW TO BUILD SPECIFIC COMPETENCES: workshops with selected professionals.

5 available seats – Price € 4.000,00

ADMISSION

The steps to follow and requirements to apply for the admission procedure to the Programme are delineated in this document:
Guidelines for international students (admission and enrollment procedure) 2019-20.

Read it carefully. It is the standard procedure required by the IUAV University of Venice.
In the document you can also find all the indications on how to proceed, later, with the enrollment to the Master, the payment of fees, etc.

Here you can find the Handbook on how making the online registration and presenting the online admission request.

For any request of information, please write to master@iuav.it

To be admitted to the ReADs Postgraduate Spacialisation Programme it is necessary to have one of the following qualifications:


  • Italian Bachelor’s Degree –“laurea triennale”– preferably in Architecture, Design;
  • 
Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Architecture, Design) obtained out of Italy (three years University education), that the administrative office of the Iuav University will consider equivalent to Italian qualification for being admitted to the Programme;
  • knowledge of English language, both written and spoken (it is sufficient to present a self-written document in which you declare to know both written and spoken English; nothing else is needed).

Documents to submit for admission:
those indicated in thGuidelines for international students (admission and enrollment procedure) 2019-20 and, in addition:

  • detailed curriculum vitae in European format (PDF file);
  • individual portfolio (PDF file max 5 MB);
  • motivation letter (PDF file);
  • certified knowledge of the English language, both written and spoken (it is sufficient to present a self-written document in which you declare to know both written and spoken English; nothing else is needed).

The selection of the participants will take place like indicated in the Guidelines for international students (admission and enrollment procedure) 2019-20 and through an individual interview with the Scientific Head of the Programme to clarify and deepen motivations and attitudes (also via Skype).

Available seats: 20

Communication of the rankings
Starting from November 25th, 2019.

APPLY TO
INDIVIDUAL MODULES

It is possible to enroll to the individual modules of the Programme with the sole exception of the modules dedicated to internships and theses.

The steps to follow to register for the admission procedure for the individual modules are delineated in section “ENROLLMENT TO INDIVIDUAL POSTGRADUATE MODULES” of the Guidelines for international students (admission and enrollment procedure) 2019-20

Admission requirements for individual modules
The same as those required for enrollment to the Programme (see the “ADMISSION” section above).

Documents to be submitted for admission to the individual modules
The same as those required for enrollment in the Master’s program (see the“ADMISSION” section above).

Selection methods for the individual modules
As indicated in the Guidelines for international students (admission and enrollment procedure) 2019-20 and, in addition, an individual interview with the Scientific Head of the Programme to clarify and deepen motivations and attitudes (also via Skype).

Cost of each module
€ 4.000,00 + € 16,00 stamp duty.

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Starting / ending: January 2020 – January 2021;
  • admission application deadline: 08 November 2019 – 12:00 pm;
  • publication of the ranking list: 25 November 2019;
  • registration deadline: 03 December 2019 – 12:00 pm;
  • start of classes: 13 January 2020 (approximately).

Programme’s web-page on the Iuav University website

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