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The University of Florence is an Italian public university situated in Florence, Italy. The first university in Florence was the Studium Generale, which was founded by the Florentine Republic in 1321. The Studium was identified by Pope Clement VI in 1349 and authorized to grant regular degrees. The Pope also founded the first Italian faculty of theology which would be in Florence.