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University can change your life

Right to education

Equal opportunities for individual and social transformation, overcoming socio-economic, cultural, and personal barriers.

Right to knowledge

Scholarships and benefits

Studying as a possibility regardless of one’s economic situation.

Right to diversity

Equity, diversity, and inclusion

Valuing diversity and promoting a culture of respect.

Some numbers

Data from the 2023 Almalaurea Report on the profile and condition of university graduates.


of graduates are fully satisfied with the path they have taken.


more chances of finding a job for those who have had an experience abroad


of people are employed one year after graduating

Voices, stories, ideas

Applied biomaterials from sustainable sources

We try to encourage the use of natural materials even in advanced applications, following the principles of green chemistry.

Maria Francesca, Phd student in Chemistry

The power of dialogue

“We learn about the other person as well as about ourselves.” The words of Khali, Italian ambassador in Tokyo for the MIRAI Japan’s Friendship Ties Programme.

Khalil Zantou, student at the University of Bologna

Advice for future students?

Studying with passion, commitment and living this path authentically.

Gaia, degree in Philosophical Sciences

A transforming experience

Time spaces

Cultural and artistic experiences that invite exploration and understanding of the world.

Immerse yourself in university life

Building relationships, creating connections, exploring spaces, and new interests.

Experiences abroad

Interweaving of cultures, personal growth

The possibilities to spend time in another country.

Alternative strategies

Scenarios, possibilities, perspectives

From "what happens if I don't pass the test" to many unexpected opportunities for growth and development.

Innovation starts with people

The University is the space for change

Knowledge, discoveries, and innovative research to contribute to scientific progress and have a tangible and relevant impact on people's lives.

Teaching, research, knowledge

Joining the university community to contribute to the dissemination of knowledge, the creation of value, and social change.



QS Ranking

The University of Bologna ranks first in Italy in 18 disciplines in QS World University Rankings that assesses the standing of universities by subject areas.


Bologna opens the exhibition on body donation to science

"The first patient" is the title of the exhibition organised at the 'Luigi Cattaneo' Anatomical Wax Collection. An opportunity to explore medicine through graphic novel and art.

Gender-Based Violence

Nursing Students in Rimini Against Gender-Based Violence

Students have painted two benches red at campus on Via Flaminia. The aim is to send a clear message against gender-based violence and to raise awareness among students to respect women.

From research to society


Light and nature for sustainable molecular synthesis

The goal of the ERC-funded research project is to convert basic and readily available chemical substances into chiral molecules that can be used for various applications such as new drugs.


Education and Technology to Prevent Diabetes from Childhood

The European Project DUSE aims to fight type 2 diabetes from childhood. The programme promotes a healthy lifestyle from childhood and adolescence through educational meetings and innovative technological solutions.


Successfully Bridging Classical and Quantum Computers

The project uses Fresnel, a commercial quantum machine, to execute a hybrid optimisation algorithm. This is a step forward towards future technology.

University campuses

  • Bologna Campus

    Testimonies from the past and experiences from the present intertwine in the academic facilities in Bologna. 

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  • Cesena Campus

    The Campus stands out for its strong link with local companies, serving as a bridge between academia and the business world.

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  • Forlì Campus

    A modern and dynamic Campus with facilities and services in the heart of a liveable and accessible city.

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  • Ravenna Campus

    A unique experience that allows you to connect closely with the history, art and ecosystem of a highly stimulating city. 

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  • Rimini Campus

    A people-focussed meeting place for cultures and ideas from all over the world. 

    Discover the Rimini Campus