University and society

Let us imagine a better world

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


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.

Teaching, research, third mission and institution: the activities of the University of Bologna based on the 17 SDGs of the U.N. Agenda 2030.

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.


Focus on

Unibo for Refugees: a project promoted by the University of Bologna and the Municipality of Bologna for the integration of refugee students in the university world.

Museums and Libraries

University Museum Network

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

Libraries and Historical Archive

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


The University supports the creation of spin-offs and start-ups that help with the process of establishing new companies.


Information for business and industry

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