Universities in Italy
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Italy
84 out of 96
  • Universities in Italy
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
22
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Italy
  • (16 institution and 6 subject rankings)
25
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Italy
  • Among TOP 200

For business studies see our separate ranking of business schools in Italy

Latest ranking updates related to universities in Italy
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Latest Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities from Scimago Institutions. 70 universities from Italy appear in this ranking.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: QS World University Rankings By Subject (Agriculture & Forestry) updated with Sapienza University of Rome ranked highest among 274 listed universities in Italy.
  • 28 Jan, 2021: Publication of THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education. University of Bologna with highest ranking among universities in Italy ranked #103.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Publication of Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities. University of Bologna with highest ranking among universities in Italy ranked #69.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Italy

Classics & Ancient History
#1 
Sapienza University of Rome
Art & Design
#5 
Polytechnic University of Milan
Biological Sciences
#9 
University of Padua
Engineering - Civil & Structural
#13 
Polytechnic University of Milan
Agricultural Sciences
#31 
Federico II University of Naples
Nursing
#36 
University of Rome Tor Vergata
Statistics
#76 
University of Padua
Linguistics
#151 
Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Rankings of universities in Italy 2021

#1

Sapienza University of Rome

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (41 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #171 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #90 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

University of Bologna

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #167 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #160 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #137 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Polytechnic University of Milan

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (1076 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #137 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #237 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#4

University of Padua

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (692 reviews)
  • #5 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #216 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #117 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#5

University of Milan

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (712 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #301 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #112 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#6

University of Pisa

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (163 reviews)
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  • #19 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #383 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #205 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#7

Federico II University of Naples

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (615 reviews)
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  • #17 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #392 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #147 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#8

University of Trento

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (103 reviews)
  • #7 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #403 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #332 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#9

University of Turin

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #25 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #521 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #173 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#10

Polytechnic University of Turin

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (573 reviews)
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  • #32 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #308 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #340 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#11

University of Milano-Bicocca

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (1057 reviews)
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  • #9 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #15 
  • #521 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #310 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#12

University of Florence

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (237 reviews)
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  • #13 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #432 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #172 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#13

Vita-Salute San Raffaele University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (248 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #392 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #17 
  • #332 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#14

University of Rome Tor Vergata

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (365 reviews)
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  • #21 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #511 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #276 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#15

University of Pavia

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (406 reviews)
  • #18 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #17 
  • #601 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #66 
  • #573 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#16

University of Genoa

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (54 reviews)
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  • #15 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #18 
  • #651 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #286 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#17

Normal School of Pisa

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (149 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #181 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #37 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #40 
  • #443 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#18

University of Siena

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (160 reviews)
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  • #24 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #651 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #21 
  • #353 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#19

University of Verona

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (821 reviews)
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  • #26 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #36 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #24 
  • #371 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#20

University of Bari Aldo Moro

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (532 reviews)
  • #11 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #34 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #18 
  • #332 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#21

University of Trieste

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (326 reviews)
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  • #34 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #701 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #26 
  • #379 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#22

University of Salerno

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (441 reviews)
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  • #22 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #28 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #25 
  • #377 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#23

University of Brescia

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (70 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #21 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #30 
  • #384 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#24

Polytechnic Institute of Bari

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  • #20 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #22 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #43 
  • #457 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#25

University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (110 reviews)
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  • #16 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #24 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #28 
  • #384 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#26

University of Catania

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (35 reviews)
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  • #28 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #26 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #329 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#27

University of Ferrara

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (119 reviews)
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  • #29 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #383 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#28

Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (79 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #170 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #38 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #29 
  • #384 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#29

University of Palermo

Student satisfaction: 3.2 / 5.0 (183 reviews)
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  • #43 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #33 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #22 
  • #363 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#30

University of Parma

Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (72 reviews)
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  • #44 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #35 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #23 
  • #369 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#31

Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (328 reviews)
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  • #39 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #23 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #59 
  • #527 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#32

University of Calabria

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (296 reviews)
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  • #40 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #33 
  • #406 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#33

Roma Tre University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (121 reviews)
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  • #46 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #30 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #44 
  • #459 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#34

University of Udine

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (93 reviews)
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  • #48 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #29 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #37 
  • #432 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#35

Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (118 reviews)
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  • #14 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #601 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #60 
  • #534 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#36

Polytechnical University of Marche

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (66 reviews)
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  • #42 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #32 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #34 
  • #408 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#37

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (593 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #511 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #15 
  • #319 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #25 
  • #459 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#38

Amedeo Avogadro University of Eastern Piedmont

Student satisfaction: 3.3 / 5.0 (24 reviews)
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  • #37 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #32 
  • #404 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #46 
  • #801 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#39

University of Messina

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (153 reviews)
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  • #31 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #397 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #43 
  • #750 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#40

University of Urbino

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (129 reviews)
  • #36 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #50 
  • #485 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #45 
  • #783 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#41

University of Sannio

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (57 reviews)
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  • #23 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #56 
  • #524 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #53 
  • #1078 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]

#42

University of Insubria

Student satisfaction: 3.5 / 5.0 (78 reviews)
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  • #30 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #45 
  • #461 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #47 
  • #840 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#43

Parthenope University of Naples

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (71 reviews)
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  • #45 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #53 
  • #506 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #30 
  • #523 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#44

University of Tuscia

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (10 reviews)
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  • #35 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #54 
  • #506 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #48 
  • #885 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#45

University of Aquila

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (164 reviews)
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  • #27 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #38 
  • #434 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #54 
  • #1078 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#46

University of Salento

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (65 reviews)
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  • #47 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #39 
  • #439 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #36 
  • #626 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#47

University of Sassari

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (71 reviews)
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  • #33 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #49 
  • #482 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #50 
  • #913 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#48

G. d'Annunzio University of Chieti

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (148 reviews)
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  • #41 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #36 
  • #417 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #52 
  • #1038 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#49

University of Bergamo

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  • #38 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #40 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #65 
  • #558 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]

#50

University of Perugia

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (147 reviews)
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  • #25 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #318 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #316 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#51

Bocconi University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (656 reviews)
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  • #39 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #62 
  • #545 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #37 
  • #639 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#52

University of Foggia

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (25 reviews)
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  • #49 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #47 
  • #473 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #59 
  • #3842 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#53

International School for Advanced Studies

Student satisfaction: 5.0 / 5.0 (12 reviews)
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  • #41 
  • #453 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #148 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #454 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#54

University of Cagliari

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (88 reviews)
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  • #35 
  • #415 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #39 
  • #672 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #22 
  • #827 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#55

Basilicata University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (92 reviews)
  • #55 
  • #515 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #40 
  • #684 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #47 
  • #1403 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#56

University of Camerino

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (146 reviews)
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  • #48 
  • #474 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #41 
  • #699 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #35 
  • #1069 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#57

Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (626 reviews)
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  • #46 
  • #470 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #56 
  • #1122 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #52 
  • #1933 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#58

University of Cassino and Southern Lazio

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (119 reviews)
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  • #57 
  • #525 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #55 
  • #1117 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #60 
  • #3867 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#59

Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (195 reviews)
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  • #42 
  • #453 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #57 
  • #1308 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #49 
  • #1147 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 15 June, 2020]


#60

University of Molise

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (203 reviews)
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  • #58 
  • #526 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #57 
  • #2648 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #57 
  • #1653 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 15 June, 2020]


#61

University of Teramo

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (191 reviews)
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  • #61 
  • #544 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #55 
  • #2200 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #61 
  • #2082 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]


#62

European University Institute

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (186 reviews)
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  • #63 
  • #547 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #49 
  • #888 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#63

Mediterranean University of Reggio Calabria

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (72 reviews)
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  • #51 
  • #492 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #58 
  • #2948 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #60 
  • #1869 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 15 June, 2020]

#64

Foro Italico University of Rome

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (92 reviews)
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  • #52 
  • #503 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #62 
  • #2340 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #248 
World University Ranking 2020 - Europe
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#65

Kore University of Enna

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (179 reviews)
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  • #64 
  • #550 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #61 
  • #3981 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #33 
  • #267 
World University Ranking 2020 - Europe
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#66

IUAV University of Venice

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (72 reviews)
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  • #68 
  • #599 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #62 
  • #4167 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #64 
  • #2787 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]


#67

Libera Universita degli Studi Maria SS. Assunta di Roma (LUMSA)

  • #67 
  • #596 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #63 
  • #2760 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]
  • #4 
  • #40 
World University Ranking 2020 - Europe
[Published 21 September, 2020]

#68

LUISS Business School, Libera Universita Degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli (LUISS)

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (248 reviews)
  • #69 
  • #620 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #77 
World University Ranking 2020 - Europe
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #61 
  • #1581 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#69

University of Macerata

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (111 reviews)
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  • #70 
  • #648 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #61 
  • #425 
World University Ranking 2020 - Europe
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #66 
  • #2458 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#70

University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (86 reviews)
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  • #32 
  • #551 
NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers
[Published 10 October, 2020]
  • #39 
  • #828 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


Italy Key Facts for International Students

Time: GMT +2

Telephone country code: +39

  • Religion:
  • Catholicism  66%
  • Islam  3%
  • Orthodox  3%
  • Protestantism  1%
  • Atheist, agnostic and unclassified  24%
  • Other religions: Buddhism, Hinduism  3%
  • Largest cities in Italy:
  • 1. Rome: 2,300,000
  • 2. Milan: 1,200,000
  • 3. Naples: 960,000
  • 4. Turin: 870,000
  • 5. Palermo: 650,000

Largest international airport in Italy:

Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport (FCO): 41.000.000 Passengers/Year; 4 Terminals; 24 km. from Rome city center

Nobel prize laureates:
Rita Levi-Montalcini (Institute of Cell Biology of the C.N.R., 1986)
 
Abdus Salam (International Centre for Theoretical Physics, 1979)
 
Giulio Natta (Institute of Technology, 1963)
 
Daniel Bovet (Istituto Superiore di Sanità (Chief Institute of Public Health), 1957)
 
Enrico Fermi (Rome University, 1938)
 
Camillo Golgi (Pavia University, 1906)
 

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FAQ

Sapienza University of Rome ranks #1 in Italy in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Italy Sapienza University of Rome is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 25 rankings where Sapienza University of Rome is listed.

Sapienza University of Rome is ranked best in Italy for Social Studies & Humanities (Classics & Ancient History). See all rankings for the Sapienza University of Rome.

Polytechnic University of Milan is ranked best in Italy for Arts Visual & Performing (Art & Design). See all rankings for the Polytechnic University of Milan.

University of Padua is ranked best in Italy for Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). See all rankings for the University of Padua.

Polytechnic University of Milan is ranked best in Italy for Engineering (Engineering - Civil & Structural). See all rankings for the Polytechnic University of Milan.

Federico II University of Naples is ranked best in Italy for Agriculture (Agricultural Sciences). See all rankings for the Federico II University of Naples.

University of Rome Tor Vergata is ranked best in Italy for Medicine & Health (Nursing). See all rankings for the University of Rome Tor Vergata.

University of Padua is ranked best in Italy for Mathematics (Statistics). See all rankings for the University of Padua.

Ca' Foscari University of Venice is ranked best in Italy for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the Ca' Foscari University of Venice.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS 50 under 50:
Based on the QS World University rankings methodology, the top 50 universities that are under 50 years old.

Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

Criteria used in ranking -THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -Young University Rankings:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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