Università degli Studi di Palermo

The University of Palermo (UNIPA) is a consolidated cultural, scientific and teaching presence in Sicily. Its 16 Departments cover the most important domains of contemporary scientific and technological knowledge.

About 130 courses (first and second cycle) are yearly offered as well as 37 master and specialization and 21 PhD courses, targeted to the training of specific professional figures, often in cooperation with external institutions and companies.

The University General Hospital is a local health corporation that works in synergy with the School of Medicine. It provides beds, day-hospital beds, and a first-aid service.

UNIPA is also present in three other cities in Sicily, apart Palermo: Agrigento, Caltanissetta e Trapani.

Our researchers study every day to find new solution to the questions posed by nature, science and society. From Information Technology to Biology, from Mathematics to Medicine, to Social Sciences and Preservation of Cultural Heritage, the University works to make its contribution of innovation and progress to the international scientific community and the world of production.

UNIPA has a strong network of collaboration with partner Universities all over the world that permits to provide students and teaching stuff with updated educational programs like Double / Joint degrees, Erasmus and Traineeship and Integrated course of studies (PIS).


Source: Mentorship Student Committee at UNIPA


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