Monday, May 25, 2015


The University of Milan

The University of Milan is a public, multidisciplinary teaching and research institution that offers 8 Faculties, 2 Schools, 136 study courses, 31 Doctoral Programmes and 63 Specialisation Schools.

Our 2000 professors represent the highest concentration of scientific expertise in the region and our research is ranked among the best in Italy and Europe.


Presentation of the Charter of Milan at La Statale

Experts, scholars and authorities will be present at this event, dedicated to a document inviting citizens around the world to make concrete commitments regarding the right to food as a fundamental human right. 28th April, Aula Magna, via Festa del Perdono 7.

Osteoporosis: our studies in Space in the hands of @AstroSamantha

The University is participating in two experiments on osteoporosis in microgravity conditions – conducted in the laboratories of the earth-orbiting International Space Station – by the young Italian astronaut, member of the Italian Space Agency’s Futura mission.

CRUI and Italian Universities: a minute’s silence for those who died in Garissa

On Monday 27th April at midday our University – along with 800 other European Universities – took part in an initiative of the European University Association to commemorate the 147 students killed and 79 wounded during the terrorist attack of 2nd April 2014 at Garissa University College in Kenya.

Interni, Energy for Creativity

The new edition of the Exhibition-Event organized by Interni for the 2015 FuoriSalone has opened its doors with a packed press conference in the recently restructured Aula Magna.

The President of the European Research Council at the University of Milan

A seminar on the ERC calls for proposals with President Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, held at the University of Milan on March 26, turned out to be a momentous occasion for businesses, research centres and universities. 

From the ERC a grant of 2 million Euro to Michele Ceotto

Conceiving new quantum mechanical theories to produce nano-materials useful for the abatement of urban pollution is the goal of SEMICOMPLEX, the project of our Professor of Theoretical chemistry, awarded by the important funding of the European Research Council.

Master degree programmes: application now open

International students can now apply online to one of the master degree programmes without entrance examination offered by The University of Milan for the academic year 2015-2016, including programmes taught in English. Deadline: September 10th, 2015.

ERA and LERU against the cuts proposed by the European Commission

LERU and its partner organisations in the ERA Platform oppose the proposals of the European Commission to divert 2,7 billion euro from the Horizon 2020 budget to the European Fund for Strategic Investments.

The European Union funds the MagicBullet training network

Developing a new chemical-pharmaceutical approach in cancer therapy is the goal of the Marie Sklodowska Curie European training network - of which we are partners - which has received funding of almost 4 million Euro for the 2015-2018 quadrennium.

Federica Briani among the winners of the 2014 European Discovery Fast Track Challenge

A researcher in our Department of Biosciences, Federica Briani, is one of nine  researchers from European Institutions selected to collaborate with GlaxoSmithKline.

Live stream presentation of courses held in English at the University of Milan

Launch event for our master-degree programmes taught entirely in English, officially presented on June 9th at 2:30pm. Follow it live on our Website.

A new project for the Milan International Medical School

The International Medical School finds a new home and changes look with a research-oriented curriculum and an improved clinical track involving different hospitals.

Meet your buddy!

The University of Milan, in cooperation with ESN, the non-profit association that assists and promotes international student mobility, launches the "Buddy Project". Our exchange students can contact the ESN staff and get practical help during the first weeks of their stay in Milan.