Sunday, November 23, 2014


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.


The Rectors of the LERU Universities gather in Milan

Open Access, the new system of university ranking promoted by the European Commission and the SSH global statement are some of the themes of the 27th Assembly of the Rectors of LERU, which is taking place at the University of Milan on 14 and 15 November.

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 collaboration to improve rice production

The University of Milano and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) signed a memorandum of agreement for training and research collaboration on improving rice production and making information more available through PoketLai, a mobile application developed by our researcher.

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.

The Food and Health Roundtable: one of the ISCN best practices

The International Sustainable Campus Network (ISCN) - of which we are a partner - has listed three of the University of Milan's projects under the 2014 best sustainability practices, namely:  the Sustainability Shop, the Water House and the questionnaire about food habits on campus.

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.