The University of Verona is dedicated to innovation and to maintaining the high quality of its teaching and research. The institution has 22,000 students, and 1,500 teaching and non-teaching staff all dedicated to a continual process of growth and to the development of human, structural and financial resources. 

Top reasons to study here

  • In the QS World University Rankings Verona University it is ranked among the top 800 universities in the world, of which only 26 are Italian.
  • Verona University gets the absolute superiority in medicine and the third place in the overall standings of the Italian universities in the ranking of ANVUR.
  • Verona gets the best results in "Citations", "International Outlook" and "Industry Income".

Master's Programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Business & Management (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Medicine & Health (1)

About

History

At the beginning of the 1950s, a group of intellectuals established the Free High School of Historical Science. It was from this group of intellectuals that the idea of building a University was created.The project was finally and definitively achieved in 1982, when the governmental authorities gave Verona the autonomy and status of its University. 

Education

The University has strong links to the local community and looks to the future through its constant strengthening of the link between courses offered and the world of work. In the immediate future, one of the University’s principle objectives is to continue with its building programme in order to create an improved and welcoming environment. 

The University of Verona offers Undergraduate, Graduate and Doctoral Programmes in a wide range of disciplines.

Research

The advancement of knowledge is fundamental to the life of a university and the research projects of the University of Verona aim to provide opportunities for learning, innovation and planning at the highest level.

Career

The University maintains a constant relationship with the world of work through internships and work experience programmes. For companies, an internship represents an opportunity to interact with young people in possession of the latest scientific knowledge. The Spazio Stage, a virtual space designed to create an effective interface between supply and demand, promotes the activation of curricular internships (for students) and extracurricular internships (for graduates in the first 12 months following graduation.

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2019
401
2018
401
2017
401
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2018
555
2017
-
2016
-
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2019
801
2018
801 -100
2017
701
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.

Services

Student services

For non-EU students residing abroad, the International Student Desk can help with university pre-registration through Embassies, registrations, enrolments and any possible programme changes.

Before pre-enrolling at an Italian Embassy or Consulate, non-EU students residing abroad should check for available places in the programme(s) they are interested in.

Housing services

Italian Universities do not generally have a campus. International students can find an accommodation in Verona at the student residences or in private flats to be shared with other students.  

Library services

The University Library System is divided into two main areas: Humanities-Economics-Law and Medicine-Science-Technology. The University library catalogue (OPAC) contains details of all volumes kept in the 2 central and 36 departmental libraries, and services are automated through the SAB system. 

Student Life

Campus life

The University of Verona has two principal sites: - the Veronetta site, including the central administration, the Rector’s office, and the departments in the areas of Humanities, and Economics and Law. - the Borgo Roma site, including the departments in the areas of Life Sciences, and Science and Engineering. The Department of Law is in the Cittadella area, and the Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Motor Sciences is in Borgo Venezia. The University also has a number of secondary sites in nearby towns: courses are taught in Legnago (VR), Vicenza, Bolzano, Trento, Ala (TN), Rovereto (TN) and Canazei (TN).

Student Reviews

Laws are essentials
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars
i liked team working groups and students study groups but also crime law classes
Study foreign languages at the University of Verona
Sabrina rated 4 out of 5 stars
Languages have always been one of my passions, so when it was time to decide which course I wanted to apply for, the Bachelor's Degree in Languages and Cultures for Editing and Publishing was an instant match. Thanks to this programme I had the chance to enhance my linguistic competence in English and Spanish and to gain a better knowledge of the cultures represented by these languages. Moreove...
The difference with my origin country is about the organisat...
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars
The difference with my origin country is about the organisation of the courses and also the exam, which are, most of them, oral.