20Prato Campus Week 2018 continues with Monash Open Day starting at 5.30pm on Thursday 19 April.
All the events will take place in Via Pugliesi, 26.
5.30pm – Speedy Conversation Exchange
Test your English skills, meet Monash students and win some prizes!
Participate in the “Speedy” language exchange English- Italian. Places are limited. Book online at Monash website by 18 April.
6pm – Kids’ Corner
Monash’s Open Day is also fun for little ones! In our Kids’ Corner, children can discover Australian animals, learn English rhymes, and be guided in play by trained educators from I-Camp. Book online by 18 April.
7:30pm – Australian Barbecue
In Australia, a barbecue is a tradition which brings people together over food outdoors. On Thursday 19 April 2018 at 7.30pm we’ll be setting up a huge barbecue in the Palazzo Vaj Garden. Come and try some Australian-style delicacies! To attend the barbecue, you’ll need to collect a BBQ ticket at the entrance.
7:30pm – Live Music
Live music at our Open Day has now become a tradition! On Thursday 19 April from 8pm the band Sciabadoga will have you rocking ‘n’ rolling around the Palazzo Vaj courtyard.
Come and dance with us!
5pm and 6pm– Guided tours of the Monash Centre
FareArte will take you on a guided journey through the history of Palazzo Vaj, passing through the Monash Prato Centre’s spaces to reach the new garden that was opened in 2016. It’s a place that is rich in history – seventeenth century frescoes found here are today preserved in the Mural Painting Museum in Prato. Two tours will be available at either 5pm or 6pm on Thursday 19 April. Places are limited. Book online by 18 April.
Are you curious to see what our Australian campuses look like?
Come and find out during Open Day: you will be able to travel to Melbourne and wander around our Australian campuses using virtual reality technology.
Studying in Australia
Have you ever thought about studying overseas? Would you like information about how to study at Monash University in Australia? You will find information about opportunities to study at Monash University in Melbourne as an international student and about how to begin your university pathway in Australia. If you are already a university student, you can find out about opportunities for exchange between Monash and some major Italian universities including Florence, Milan, Venice, Trieste, and Bologna. Talk to a staff member to find out more!
Info and bookings: openday.monash.it