Universita di Bologna





The University of Bologna was probably the first University in the western world. It was founded in 1088. Its history is one of great thinkers in science and the humanities, making it an indispensable point of reference in the panorama of European culture.

More than 100,000 students are enrolled at the University of Bologna, making our University one of the largest in Italy. It has 23 Faculties offering over 250 degree programmes, largely taught through Italian.

The University has four campuses throughout the Emilia-Romagna region , at Cesena, Forli, Ravenna, Rimini and a campus abroad in Buenos Aires. The Cesena campus has a predominantly scientific orientation, while Ravenna focuses on subjects such as cultural heritage, archaeology, regional planning and urban design. Forli is about political science (international relations) and translation studies, while Rimini is for fashion and tourism

Courses offered through English


Students from abroad can find support at SAIS - Student Accommodation and Information Service - that supplies information to international students for a wide range of solutions. Rent is Eur 250-350 per month