With over 700 years of history and 130 thousand students, Wisdom is the first university in Europe. Its mission is to contribute to the development of the knowledge society through research, training and quality of excellence and international cooperation.
The training of Wisdom contains more than 250 undergraduate and 200 masterAmong the services available there are 59 libraries, 21 museums, points of orientation and Hello Hellothe network of branches in the Sort option, the office for the rights of disabled people.
Students are part of the audience over 30 thousand made ​​off about 7,000 registered non-Italian Erasmus students and about 1000 per year in both inbound and outboundThe orientation of incomingoutgoing and the placement computerization are the strategic horizon in terms of student services.
La Sapienza, with 11 faculties, 63 departments and several centers of study, reach levels of excellence in research areas such as archeology, physics and astrophysics, the humanities and cultural heritage, the environment, nanotechnology, the cell and gene therapy, design, aerospace.
The current Rector is collegial, and right next to the rectorvice-rector operate a vicar and a group of Vice Rectors and Delegates with specific skills, which are promoted through a number of committees and commissions for evaluation, strategic planning, quality and integration activitiesas well as for specific issues.
The symbol of the University is that the Cherubimin association with the naming "Sapienza University of Rome" is the trademark / logo registered of Wisdom, and the motto is the phrase "The future is past here."





The University of Naples in the latter decades of the'' 800 and the first decade of the twentieth. Founded by Philip III of Spain in 1620, the University of Cagliari was born with four subjects: Theology, Law, Medicine, Philosophy and Arts in the second half of 1700 is realized Palazzo Belgrano which still houses the rector and the University LibraryWith the Casati Law "of 1859 in Cagliari develops the Botanical Garden and the Biological Station.

The existing structures have developed in three distinct phases over 1900. In the 30s born Faculty of Pharmacy, the Magisterium and Mining Engineeringfollowing the Second World War Humanities, Student House and the "Citadel of Museums." In the '80s was launched in Montserrat construction of the new University campus and the General Hospital.
The progressive growth of the university led to the current configuration in 6 faculties and 17 departments, which are the operational units of the organization in charge of university achievement of the primary objectives of the University: Research and teaching, at the service of the high demand innovation required by today's knowledge society.
With over 32,500 members, 44 undergraduate degrees, 34 magisterial and 7 single-cycle, 45 graduate schools, 34 doctoral programs7 master active, the University of Cagliari provides an important contribution to the higher education of young people choose to study in Cagliari and the entire island community.





Century grows in prestigeon a scientific level, while the legal and administrative structure will have to suffer the consequence of strong limits for the elimination of which will l 'application of the Law and the Gentile radical reordering that it will come to the Italian UniversityBut structural problems, building and organizational occur both in the years before that in the years following the Second World War, which makes great destruction suffered by the city, which hit the same university, and violently offended by the fire of September 12, 1943caused by German troops.The general transformation of the Italian university in University of mass means that, in the second half of the twentieth century, the University of Naples is the second in the country, after the University of Romeby size.

A profound renewal of building the enrichment of teaching and administrative consolidation have put the University Federico II in a position to face the new situation.

The present Rector is profMassimo Marrelli.




"Universa universis patavina libertas" is the motto that has always characterized the University of Paduaand also the spirit of freedom of expression and culture that led a group of students and teachers to leave the University of Bologna to Padua. The University of Padua was not born then former privilegethanks to an edict of the Emperor or the Pope, but for a favorable conjuncture of factors: the massive transfer of lecturers and professors from Bologna on one side and the good will and support from the City 'other. Although the activity of study and research goes back many years before, 1222 is recognized as the year of foundationthat year turns out to be the first recording of a regular university organization.




The Libera Università Maria SS Assunta (LUMSA) is an Italian non-state of Catholic inspiration, founded in 1939 as Institute of Teaching "Holy Mary of the Assumption."

The LUMSA enjoys autonomy in teaching, scientific, administrative, organizational and disciplinary releases titles that have full legal force and are equivalent to those of state universities.

The LUMSAin particular

     contributes to the development of scientific research and in-depth studiesfor the common good
     provides young people with a qualified cultural and civic training to prepare them for a conscious insertion into the world of work and the professions and the assumption of responsibility in society
     facilitates the updating and adult continuing education
     helps the needy and deserving students in the study and research
     guarantees in respect of their identity and constitutional principlesequality and equal opportunities between men and women, rejects any form of discrimination, direct and indirect, and is committed to combating all forms of violence, moral and psychic adopts and promotes the necessary measures to ensure organizational well-being at the workplace.






The University Roma Tre was founded in 1992is the university "youngest" of Rome and has forty thousand students.
Faculty are active 8 and 32 departments offering courses in Bachelor / Master DegreeMasters Degreespecialization coursesPhDsDoctoral Schools and Schools of specialization.
In the implementation of the new educational provision, defined according to the needs of a labor market that has European and international dimensionRoma Tre is fully engaged in offering training programs that achieve high levels of professional specialization and training for research.
A Roma Tre was introduced control the quality of services and monitoring the organization and management of teaching to ensure efficiency and encourage the motivation of those who work and study at the university.
Roma Tre is a vital lever in the urban development of the capital, is an active center of cultural production with an international dimension energy and resources devoted to the design and organization of conferences and seminars, which are opportunities for reflection and encounter with personality prominent in the field of culture, research and the social and political context.