Saturday, August 19, 2017


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.



Be prepared, a warm welcoming embrace to all international students

The enthusiastic speech delivered at the welcome day 2016 by Xhorxhi Kaçi, one of the international students at the University of Milan, became the inspiring thread for a new institutional video presentation.

Next Step 2017

The event, entirely dedicated to the latest findings by the young researchers of the Department of Pharmacological and Biomolecular Sciences of the University of Milan, is coming back on June 29th, 8 a.m., lecture hall, via Giuseppe Balzaretti 9.

Excellence scholarships at the University of Milan

By applying to one of our master degree programmes within June 30th, you will automatically participate in the selection for the assignment of the 150 grants or enrolment fee exemptions destined to the best international students.

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 2017-2018, including programmes taught in English. Deadline: September 12th, when not differently indicated in the specific competition announcement.

A new study on cholesterol and neurodegenerative diseases

A drastic reduction in cholesterol levels in cell membranes might cause an abnormal build-up of proteins, encouraging the onset of a neurodegenerative disease. The discovery was reported by a study carried out at the Center for Complexity and Biosystems, and published in Scientific Reports.

Adriana Maggi and Valentina Bollati winners of the Telethon-Farmindustria Awards

The two researchers of Pharmacology and Occupational Medicine, respectively, at the University of Milan, have been awarded the prizes dedicated to researchers who have distinguished themselves on the international scene with studies on Gender Medicine, and to experts who have been allocated European Research Council funds in the Life Sciences sector.

Biogeography: a new study on the geographical distribution of animals

Nature Ecology and Evolution has published the Italo-French study - guided by The University of Milan - that attributes the distribution of animals in various parts of the world to a combination of climate differences, mountainous barriers and geological movements.

Students information Service phone number

Starting from November 1st, it is possible to contact the Students information Service at the University of Milan on the phone exclusively by dialing 199 188 128.

Italian language classes for International students

The University of Milan offers Italian language intensive courses dedicated to International students on Erasmus or enrolling at one of our courses (graduated, postgraduated and PhD programmes) with specific programs for Medicine and Healthcare area students.

University of Milan 'La Statale' - one of the Fulbright destinations in Italy

"La Statale" is among the Italian universities selected by the US-Italy Fulbright Commission as home to teaching positions in American Studies, known as Fulbright Lectureships, for the academic years 2017-2020.