IAU Member


top General Information


Street:Via Balbi 5


Post Code:16126

Tel.:+39(010) 209-91

Fax:+39(010) 209-9227


Institution Funding



Founded 1471 by Bull of Pope Sixtus IV, degrees recognized by Emperor Maximilian I 1496. Acquired university status and reorganized 1773. Under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Universities and Scientific and Technological Research, but enjoys administrative autonomy. Financially supported by the State.

Academic Year

November to October

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (maturità) or equivalent



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Education, University and Research

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Paolo Comanducci

Job title:Rettore

Senior Administrative Officer : Rosa Gatti

Job title:Direttore Amministrativo

International Relations Officer : Maria Traino

Job title:Head of International Activities Service

top Divisions

Faculty : Architecture

Fields of study:Architectural and Environmental Design, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Structural Architecture

Faculty : Economics

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economic and Finance Policy, Economics

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Information Sciences, Systems Analysis, Transport Engineering

Faculty : Foreign Languages and Literature

Fields of study:Literature, Modern Languages, Translation and Interpretation

Faculty : Humanities and Philosophy

Fields of study:Ancient Civilizations, Anthropology, Archaeology, Arts and Humanities, Ethnology, Fine Arts, Medieval Studies, Modern History, Performing Arts, Philosophy

Faculty : Law

Fields of study:History of Law, Law, Private Law, Public Law

Faculty : Mathematics, Physical and Natural Sciences

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Industrial Chemistry, Information Sciences, Mathematics, Natural Resources, Natural Sciences, Physics

Faculty : Medicine and Surgery

Fields of study:Dentistry, Endocrinology, Genetics, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Sciences, Medical Technology, Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Paediatrics, Psychology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Surgery

Faculty : Pharmacy

Fields of study:Biomedicine, Pharmacy

Faculty : Political Science

Fields of study:European Studies, Political Sciences, Social Sciences

Faculty : Teacher Training

Fields of study:Teacher Training

top Degrees


Master Universitario di 1° Livello

Master Universitario di 2° Livello

Diploma di Specializzazione

Laurea Magistrale

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Studies, International Relations, Marine Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Telecommunications Engineering

Dottorato di Ricerca

Fields of study:Architecture, Chemistry, Dental Technology, Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Surgery

top Academic Periodicals


Genuense Athenaeum

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Updated on 25-02-2015