The University today: numbers and innovation 2018

The presence throughout the territory, the international outlook, the research, the programme catalogue, the information services: in these and many other areas, today the Alma Mater paves the way for innovation.
University of Bologna brochure 2018/19

5:  the Campuses (Bologna, Cesena, Forlì, Ravenna e Rimini).

32: the Departments of the University of Bologna and 5 Schools.

10: the Research and Training Centre.

197 Research projects funded by the European Union within H2020 and LIFE frameworks, 72 PRIN projects funded by MIUR (Italian Ministry of University and Research), 80 projects funded by the Emilia-Romagna region.

85,509: the students who have chosen the University of Bologna (A.Y. 2017/18), making it the most popular university in Italy. Teaching and extra-curricular activities take place in 1,162,506.81 m2 of space in the campuses of Bologna, Cesena, Forlì, Ravenna and Rimini.

219: Degree Programmes (A.Y. 2018/2019): 92 first cycle 3-year programmes, 114 second cycle programmes and 13 single cycle programmes.

69: International degree programmes, 51 of which are delivered in English.

45: PhD programmes (A.Y. 2017/18), 52 specialisation schools, 74 first and second level professional master's programmes, 16 of which are international.

3,045: international students from abroad on exchange programmes and 3,152 students enrolled at UNIBO who spent a study period abroad in 2016.

1st University in Europe for international mobility (Erasmus+ 2018)

5,715  people: the university community of teaching and services staff.

The library system offers access to 47,000 on-line journals, 190,000 e-books and 680 databases.

1,300 wi-fi access points, server farms with more than 650 virtual servers.


Data updated to 30 September 2018.