The Department of Humanities (DI.S.UM.) welcomes students from all over the world. It has a long international tradition, and it has partner institutions not only in Europe, but also in the U.S. and the Far East. It has over 160 Erasmus Agreements, 3 cooperation programmes, and three double-degree courses.
The Department offers a wide range of courses in most areas of study in the field of the humanities.
International students are expected to have a basic knowlege of the Italian language (level A2). Upon arrival, however, a number of courses will be held at the Scuola di Italiano per Stranieri .
It is located on the second floor of the Department, opposite the “Coro di Notte”.
Giuliana Aiello (In charge of outgoing students' Learning Agreements and changes, as well as of credit transfer procedures. She is also Adm. Head of the School of Italian as a Foreign Language)
Lucia Ferlito (In charge of traineeship programmes)
Matilde Vecchio (In charge of outgoing students' nominations and of incoming students)
International Relations Office - University of Catania
It is located in Via Antonino di Sangiuliano 197 (2nd floor)