Universities in Milan, Italy
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Milan
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  • Universities in Milan
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Milan
  • (19 institution and 5 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Milan
  • Among TOP 200

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

Latest ranking updates related to universities in Milan
  • 19 Jan, 2022: THE World’s Most International Universities - Times Higher Education updated with Polytechnic University of Milan in position 97.
  • 15 Dec, 2021: Urap published most recent results of URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance. Includes 5 universities from Milan.
  • 24 Nov, 2021: Publication of THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education. Bocconi University with highest ranking among universities in Milan ranked #49.
  • 28 Oct, 2021: THE Times Higher Education, UK published most recent results of THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education. Includes 2 universities from Milan.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Milan

Art & Design
#5 
Polytechnic University of Milan
Physical Sciences
#12 
Polytechnic University of Milan
Architecture
#13 
Polytechnic University of Milan
Engineering - Civil & Structural
#13 
Polytechnic University of Milan
Economics & Econometrics
#18 
Bocconi University
Agricultural Sciences
#29 
University of Milan
Veterinary Science
#39 
University of Milan
Computer Science & Information Systems
#44 
Polytechnic University of Milan
Mathematics
#51 
University of Milan
Modern Langugages
#101 
Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Rankings of universities in Milan, Italy 2022

#1

Polytechnic University of Milan

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (1076 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #142 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #9 
  • #237 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

University of Milan

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (751 reviews)
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  • #7 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #316 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #112 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

University of Milano-Bicocca

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (1068 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #301 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #450 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #310 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]



#4

Vita-Salute San Raffaele University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (248 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #390 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #17 
  • #332 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#5

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (593 reviews)
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  • #15 
  • #551 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #15 
  • #319 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #23 
  • #441 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]


#6

Bocconi University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (666 reviews)
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  • #62 
  • #545 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #577 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]
  • #50 
  • #1555 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#7

Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (181 reviews)
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  • #78 
  • #565 
StuDocu World University Ranking - EMEA - Europe, the Middle East and Africa
[Published 06 September, 2021]


#8

SDA Bocconi School of Management, SDA Bocconi

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (162 reviews)

Milan Key Facts for International Students

Population: 1237000

Elevation: 122 m. above sea level

Time: GMT +1

District/province: Lombardy, Provincia di Milano

Living costs for students in Milan:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 92* (8% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 81* (19% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 71* (29% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 4.38 €
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type L
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
Nobel prize laureates:
Giulio Natta (Institute of Technology, 1963)

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Polytechnic University of Milan ranks #1 in Milan in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Milan Polytechnic University of Milan is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 27 rankings where Polytechnic University of Milan is listed.

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

Polytechnic University of Milan is ranked best in Milan for Natural Sciences (Physical Sciences). See all rankings for the Polytechnic University of Milan.

Polytechnic University of Milan is ranked best in Milan for Architecture, Building & Planning (Architecture). See all rankings for the Polytechnic University of Milan.

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

Bocconi University is ranked best in Milan for Social Studies & Humanities (Economics & Econometrics). See all rankings for the Bocconi University.

University of Milan is ranked best in Milan for Agriculture (Agricultural Sciences). See all rankings for the University of Milan.

University of Milan is ranked best in Milan for Medicine & Health (Veterinary Science). See all rankings for the University of Milan.

Polytechnic University of Milan is ranked best in Milan for Computer Science (Computer Science & Information Systems). See all rankings for the Polytechnic University of Milan.

University of Milan is ranked best in Milan for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the University of Milan.

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart is ranked best in Milan for Languages & Literature (Modern Langugages). See all rankings for the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart.

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart is ranked best in Milan for Journalism & Media Studies (Communication & Media Studies). See all rankings for the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart.

University of Milan is ranked best in Milan for Law (Law). See all rankings for the University of Milan.

University of Milano-Bicocca is ranked best in Milan for Education (Education). See all rankings for the University of Milano-Bicocca.

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 Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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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 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%

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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 -THE Young 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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Thomson Reuters

Criteria used in ranking -Reuters Most Innovative Universities Europe:
Patent volume 11.11%
Patent success 11.11%
Global patents 11.11%
Patent citations 11.11%
Percent of patents cited / Patent citation impact 11.11%
Patent to Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11.11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11.11%

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Tillburg University

Criteria used in ranking -Tilburg University Economics Ranking:
Ranking is based on 35 journals.
Journals (source) https://econtop.uvt.nl/journals.php

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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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