University of Notre Dame Graduate Studies

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Italian Studies

University of Notre Dame Graduate Studies

Field of Study:Italian Language and Literature
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $82,092

Tuition fees are converted from US Dollars to Canadian Dollars. Amount may vary based on exchange rate.


The primary aim of the master's degree program in Italian Studies is to provide students with a comprehensive background in the literary and cultural achievements of Italy from an interdisciplinary approach. The course of study is especially well-suited to those who are considering further study in doctoral programs in Italian at Notre Dame and elsewhere. The course is taught by world-leading faculty in a friendly and supportive environment hosting a large cohort of Italian graduate students.


Application Notes :

Application Materials:

  • GRE General Test optional
  • TOEFL or IELTS for non-native speakers of English
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official transcripts from each post-secondary institution (due upon enrollment)
  • Statement of intent
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A recent paper in the language of the proposed field of study, as well as one in English if that is not your native language
    A compact disc or MP3 file demonstrating competency in the propose language of study if you are a native English speaker, or in English if you are a native speaker of French, Spanish, Portuguese, or Italian
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Portfolio

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on December 19, 2022