University and society

Let us imagine a better world

Sustainability, development cooperation, arts, science, culture, technology transfer and entrepreneurship – our Third Mission


  • Environmental protection
  • Energy
  • Mobility

Multicampus Sostenibile

The University of Bologna for environmental sustainability.

Sustainable projects and initiatives focusing on energy, the environment, mobility, and the university community.



The University of Bologna for the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Planning and reporting on the 17 sustainable development goals of the 2030 Agenda set by the UN.

Development cooperation



The University of Bologna for development cooperation and social engagement.

The commitment of the Alma Mater’s academic community to development cooperation projects - locally and globally.

Museums and Libraries

  • Museum of Palazzo Poggi
  • Anthropological Collection
  • Geological Collection
  • Botanic Garden and Herbarium
  • Mineralogical Collection
  • Zoological Collection

University Museum Network

Science, art and history in the Alma Mater’s museums and collections.

University Library System

University Library System

The access point to the Alma Mater’s libraries, catalogues, and digital and physical collections.

Culture and events


The online journal of the University of Bologna: news and events at the Alma Mater.


Exhibitions, concerts, conferences, arts and performances. Sign up to the UniboCultura newsletter and receive updates on the University’s cultural events.

University and business

University and businesses

University and business

Technology transfer, entrepreneurship, and cooperation with businesses to promote economic, social and cultural development.