The international degree programme in Digital Humanities and Digital Knowledge (DHDK) at University of Bologna offers a cross-disciplinary curriculum designed to foster close connections between humanities and the sciences of representation and processing of information and knowledge. Mainly designed for students holding a three-year degree in humanities, the Digital Humanities and Digital Knowledge programme targets those who wish to explore the field of literary, linguistic, historical and cultural studies and the arts, using models, systems and computational methods to represent and process data, information and knowledge.

5 reasons to enrol on the degree programme

  1. This programme combines humanities-related competencies with IT know-how, particularly in relation to the development of cultural processes
  2. Thanks to a cutting-edge interdisciplinary approach, you will gain knowledge that will set you apart from other graduates
  3. You will become part of an international environment comprising academics, students, businesses, and cultural and research institutions
  4. You will deal with innovative, interdisciplinary subjects, and enter a job market that is looking for (still) rare skills
  5. You will improve your English, thus developing sought-after skills that will greatly increase your chances in the job market

Admission requirements

There are specific enrolment procedures for each degree programme. You can find detailed information about how to apply, tuition fees and deadlines on

Study grants and subsidies

University students may obtain economic support during their studies from the Emilia Romagna Region, the University of Bologna and other external bodies.

Tuition fees exemptions

Check our website to know which are the required documents to apply for full exemptions and special subsidies.

Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated January 13, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Sep 2019
2 years
3,500 EUR
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