Founded in 1303, Sapienza is the oldest university in Rome and the largest in Europe. Its mission is to contribute to the development of a knowledge society through research, excellence, quality education and international cooperation. Sapienza currently offers over 280 degree programmes (Bachelor’s and Master’s) – among which over 50 are taught in English- 200 Advanced Professional Courses, 80 PhDs and 80 specialisation schools. The School of Advanced Studies provides a programme of excellence and free tuition for the best students. University services include 50 libraries (four with 24-hour reading rooms), 18 museums, the Ciao and Hello Orientation Offices, a Sort – Orientation and Tutoring Office in each faculty, a Disabled Students Office, the Job Soul Placement Office, and a Public Relations Office. Through the SapienzaSport Centre, our University promotes numerous cultural, social and sports activities to experience the campus, with over 100 thousand square metres of facilities to practice all kinds of sports, the orchestras and choirs of Musica Sapienza, the Theatron project, the web radio RadioSapienza. Over 30.000 students come from other Italian cities, nearly 10,000 are international students and over 3,700 students a year come to Sapienza on international mobility programmes. Thanks to a wide network of agreements with universities around the world, Sapienza also provides its students many international opportunities, including double degrees, scholarships abroad, internships in European and non-European countries, and international PhDs.
Source: Università La Sapienza