IUSVE was established in 1993 and is a recognised University Institute associated with the Faculty of Educational Sciences of the Salesian Pontifical University in Rome.
The University offers three three-year degree programmes and four specialisation courses and first and second level master’s degree programmes in social education, psychology and communication sciences in Verona and Venice.
The specialisation course in Multimedia Communications, Marketing and Graphic Design which produced the seven young designers featured in NEXT LANDMARK is intended to educate talented young people in effective management of integrated communications.
A pioneer in art and design education since its founding in 1896, Parsons has cultivated outstanding artists, designers, scholars, businesspeople, and community leaders for more than a century. Today, when design thinking is increasingly being employed to solve complex global problems, Parsons is leading new approaches to art and design education.