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University of Padua UNIPD

Italy

114th US-News World Ranking

University of Padua History

The University of Padua was established in the year 1222 as School of Law in the Italian city of Padua, Veneto. The university is the 2nd oldest university in Italy and 5th oldest surviving university in the world. The university currently enrolls over 65,000+ students and 2000+ staff.

University of Padua Programs, Courses, and Schools

University of Padua offers a wide array of programs in Agronomy, Food, Natural Resources, Animals and the Environment, Animal Medicine, Production and Health, Chemical Sciences, : Archaeology and History of Art, Cinema and Music, of Linguistic and Literary Studies, Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences, Public, International and Community Law, and Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences to name a few.

The University of Padua also conducts extensive research and development projects through its research and academic community in subjects like Agricultural science and Veterinary medicine, Economics and Political Sciences, Engineering, Social Sciences and Cultural Heritage, Law, Medicine and Surgery, Psychology, and Sciences.

University of Padua Campuses

The University of Padua offers a wide range of services to the students such as dedicated study spaces, IT and Computer rooms, CLA Multimedia Library, Resources and supports for students with a disability or learning disabilities, free Wi-Fi access, and a hospital.

University of Padua library encompasses Online Public Automated Catalogue (OPAC), university databases, electronic journals, access to non-paper-based documents, and inter-library lending and document delivery service. The university also provides sports, leisure, and housing facilities to the students.

University of Padua Achievements

The University of Padua is ranked the best university with more than 40,000 students in Italy. According to the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), Padua is ranked 1st in Italy for quality of education, infrastructure, and total research output.

The University of Padua has produced more renowned mathematicians, scientists, and astronomers than any other university in Italy. Many of the university’s graduates hold positions of prominence in the government, business, science, and arts.

University of Padua USP

The University of Padua is one of the handfuls of universities in the world to provide scholarships for refugee students and contribute to the refugee crisis. The university also has dedicated Italian language and culture centres in order to help the students to settle and adjust to the Italian way of life.

The University of Padua is highly prestigious therefore the acceptance rate of the university is lower than other Italian universities. The university has numerous partnerships with institutions abroad to facilitate study abroad and student exchange programs.

University of Padua Notable Alumni

Nicolaus Copernicus (Polish Mathematician and Astronomer, placed Sun at center of Solar System), Vesalius (Founder of modern Human Anatomy), Federico Faggin (Designer of the first commercial microprocessor), and Alexandros Mavrokordatos (Prime Minister of Greece).

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2
GPA
24
IB
55
Percentage

Cost

Fees

Bachelors:  € 2,620

Fees vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

University of Padua UNIPD Rankings

Global

114
US News
216
QS
201 -300
Shanghai
251 -300
Times Higher Education
186
GTU Rank

Regional

Italy
1
US News
4 -8
Shanghai
4
Times Higher Education

Regional

Europe
45
US News
100
Times Higher Education
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University Stats

University Stats
61900

Students

University Stats
2476

International Students

University Stats
4335

Faculty Strength

University Stats
14

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
2620

Tuition Fees

University Stats
7440

Living Cost

University Stats
2

Avg. GPA

University Stats
24

Avg. IB

University Stats
55
%

Avg. Percentage

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