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University of Bergamo

3.9 out of 5 (27 ratings / 27 reviews) Bergamo, Italy
The University of Bergamo contributesto the cultural, social and economic progress of the territory.Public Engagement: this is the dimensions that is now becoming sounder and that our University is ready to interpret and carry on. Continuing to have a deep connection with the city is not a limit to acknowledging how nowadays internationality is the new horizon to focus our attention to.

About

History

It was 1968 when, the University, originally named “The Institute of Foreign Languages and Literature” was founded in the Upper Town of Bergamo. An autonomous body, neither private nor public: a project wanted by the city's institutions, animated by their mutual understanding and extraordinary far-sightedness.

Education

To help you collect all necessary information, University of Bergamo Student Services Office offers a series of useful tools and services, to help you and your family clarify any doubts and understand which is the most appropriate choice for you. 

Research

The University of Bergamo considers research its main strategic activity. UniBg invests in the development of talents, innovation, support for researchers and international collaborations, providing different types of funding for research.

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University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
601 -100
2019
501 -100
2018
401
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Services

Student services

The Students’ Office is located in Bergamo, via dei Caniana 2, for students enrolled in degree programs offered by the Departments of:

  • Law
  • Letters, Philosophy, Communication
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures and Cultures
  • Management, Economics and Quantitative Methods
  • Human and Social Sciences

Housing services

In July of each year, the Financial Aid & Scholarship Service publishes a call for applications for the housing service. The call for applications is addressed to students enrolled in Bachelor’s degree courses, Master's degree courses, two-year or Single-cycle courses and PhDs at the University of Bergamo.

Student Life

Campus life

Campus of Economics and Law

  • in the City of Bergamo
  • at walking distance from the train station
Campus of Humanities
  • in the Mediaeval Upper town
Campus of Engineering
  • in Dalmine, the industrial outskirts of Bergamo
  • inside the science park "Kilometro Rosso"

Sports facilities

CUS BERGAMO is the sports center of the University of Bergamo and as such promotes sporting activity primarily towards students and the teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. On the other hand, precisely as a sports center of the University as well as a member of the CUSI (Italian University Sports Center), a sports promotion body of the CONI, the activity of the CUS is also statutorily aimed at the entire Bergamo community.

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Very Good university in Northern Italy. Offers plenty of courses in English at Masters level and its ranking is also good. More interesting facts are like, it has plenty of opportunities to travel abroad and study through different programs, even with Harvard & Cambridge. The negative think, which I did not like is the study hours. Some classes goes upto 3 to 4 hours...

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Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

The oppourtunity to study in europe is my fream and i found university of bergano a good university in study and their teachers are highly educated and full with knowledge they Always readg to help students

Lingue: pochi studenti internazionali e poca pratica nelle lingue
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Nonostante qualche iniziativa e progetto che guarda ai paesi al di fuori dall'Italia, l'Università di Bergamo rimane un'università di provincia, con pochi studenti fuorisede e pochi studenti internazionali. Ho studiato lingue e valuto la qualità dell'insegnamento abbastanza buona e un piano di studio che permette agli studenti di avere delle basi di sociologia,...

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