Sapienza University of Rome : Rankings, Fees & Courses Details | Top Universities
Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, Roma, IT, Rome Italy
    • QS World University Rankings
      171
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio23
    • Tuition Fee500-1000 EUR
    • International Students5,960
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty3,287

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    With over 700 years of history, more than 115,000 total students, 3,300 professors, 2,200 officials, technicians and librarians in addition to 1,500+ employees in its university hospitals, Sapienza is the largest University in Europe. Its mission is to contribute to the development of the knowledge society through research, excellence, quality education, and international cooperation. The most influential university rankings worldwide place Sapienza among the first Italian Universities for its research, educational quality, and international dimension. In the rankings for individual subjects, our University is a reference point for many disciplines

    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.

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    • 700 years of history,
    • 115,000 students,
    • 3,300 professors
    • 2,600 adjunct professors
    • 2,200 employees, technicians and librarians
    • 1,600 administrative staff in university hospitals

    Sapienza at a Glance - Facts and Figures

    Sapienza is located in the heart of Rome, the capital of Italy. Rome is a city of a mesmerizing beauty, with a long history, a vibrant life style and the highest concentration of historical and architectural riches in the world. Over 16% of the world’s cultural treasures are located in Rome (70% in Italy). As a part of Europe, Italy allows international students to travel and study across the Schengen Area, which includes 26 countries.

    Throughout the course of the year, Sapienza organises a myriad cultural, social and sporting activities to encourage students to conduct a well-rounded social life. These include: The “MuSa” orchestras, choirs and jazz ensembles, Sapienza Theatron-Ancient Theatre Group, the RadioSapienza web-radio station and a wide range of sports facilities.

    • Students applying for a Bachelor's programme must hold a high school diploma earned after at least 12 years of studies;
    • Students applying for a Master's programme must hold at least a 3-year Bachelors degree from a recognized university in a relevant discipline;
    • Additionally, all students must have at least an upper-intermediate knowledge of English OR Italian (B2 level), depending on their chosen programme. Some programmes also require students to sit a mandatory admission test (e.g. Medicine and Surgery).
    For more information: https://www.uniroma1.it/en/admissions2022

    About

    With over 700 years of history, more than 115,000 total students, 3,300 professors, 2,200 officials, technicians and librarians in addition to 1,500+ employees in its university hospitals, Sapienza is the largest University in Europe. Its mission is to contribute to the development of the knowledge society through research, excellence, quality education, and international cooperation. The most influential university rankings worldwide place Sapienza among the first Italian Universities for its research, educational quality, and international dimension. In the rankings for individual subjects, our University is a reference point for many disciplines

    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.

    Watch the video

    • 700 years of history,
    • 115,000 students,
    • 3,300 professors
    • 2,600 adjunct professors
    • 2,200 employees, technicians and librarians
    • 1,600 administrative staff in university hospitals

    Sapienza at a Glance - Facts and Figures

    Sapienza is located in the heart of Rome, the capital of Italy. Rome is a city of a mesmerizing beauty, with a long history, a vibrant life style and the highest concentration of historical and architectural riches in the world. Over 16% of the world’s cultural treasures are located in Rome (70% in Italy). As a part of Europe, Italy allows international students to travel and study across the Schengen Area, which includes 26 countries.

    Throughout the course of the year, Sapienza organises a myriad cultural, social and sporting activities to encourage students to conduct a well-rounded social life. These include: The “MuSa” orchestras, choirs and jazz ensembles, Sapienza Theatron-Ancient Theatre Group, the RadioSapienza web-radio station and a wide range of sports facilities.

    • Students applying for a Bachelor's programme must hold a high school diploma earned after at least 12 years of studies;
    • Students applying for a Master's programme must hold at least a 3-year Bachelors degree from a recognized university in a relevant discipline;
    • Additionally, all students must have at least an upper-intermediate knowledge of English OR Italian (B2 level), depending on their chosen programme. Some programmes also require students to sit a mandatory admission test (e.g. Medicine and Surgery).
    For more information: https://www.uniroma1.it/en/admissions2022

    Available programs

    University highlights

    Sapienza University of Rome is one of the top Public universities in Rome, Italy. It is ranked #171 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #216
    • 2014
      #=196
    • 2015
      #=202
    • 2016
      #=213
    • 2017
      #=223
    • 2018
      #215
    • 2019
      #217
    • 2020
      #203
    • 2021
      #171
    • 2022
      #171

    Ranking criteria

    47.2
    Overall
    76.5
    Academic Reputation
    38.4
    Employer Reputation
    4.2
    Faculty Student Ratio
    55.9
    Citations per Faculty
    1.4
    International Faculty Ratio
    10
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    76,453

    43%
    57%

    International students
    5,960

    59%
    41%

    Total faculty staff
    3,287

    83
    3204

    Total students
    76,453

    43%
    57%

    International students
    5,960

    59%
    41%

    Total faculty staff
    3,287

    3204
    83

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