Tor Vergata University of Rome

The University of Rome Tor Vergata is fully engaged in promoting an international dimension of studies and hence participates more and more actively in international research.

Master's Programmes

Social Sciences (5)
Business & Management (3)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Law (1)

About

History

The University of Rome Tor Vergata was established in 1982: it is therefore a relatively young University. It was designed on the model of Anglo-Saxon campuses: it stretches on 600 hectares and hosts important research institutions, such as CNR and the Italian Space Agency - ASI.

Education

The University of Rome Tor Vergata is structured in 6 Schools (Economics; Law; Engineering; Humanities and Philosophy; Medicine and Surgery; Mathematics, Physics and Natural Sciences) which are organised in 18 Departments.

Research

The University of Rome “Tor Vergata” develops thematic and inter-disciplinary research programmes with first-class institutions (at national and international level) and the best universities worldwide.

At present 99 projects are funded by the EU within the 7th Framework Programme and 42 projects are funded through other European and international programmes.

Career

Tor Vergata University of Rome offers a variety of career services tailored to enhance the students experience during and after their study career. The Placement Office for example organises several career days among university faculties. Also the alumni associations are often promoting events created to help students meet with the most influential companies in the market.

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2019
401
2018
401
2017
-
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2019
511 -50
2018
461 20
2017
481
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2018
-
2017
301 100
2016
401
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2019
-
2018
238 36
2017
274
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.

Services

Student services

The Welcome Office offers advice and guidance on all aspects of moving to Italy helping and supporting during all the year with: stay permit, fiscal code request, bank account, access to Italian health system, general information about courses, scholarships and grants opportunities, life in Rome and other useful services for international and national students.

Housing services

CampusX is the best-closest accommodation service offered by Tor Vergata University.

CampusX is the largest students’ resort in Italy: join the COMMUNITY CampusX and meet your 1.000 room mates!

Within the complex surrounded in 15.000 sq. metres of green-belt area, you can have the chance to choose the type of apartment you like the most, starting from € 270/month and many services included;

  • Prive Shuttle Bus from/to University, Policlinico and Anagnina metro station.
  • A large indoor and outdoor sporting area composed by polivalent fields, health path and gym.
  • Barbercue Area and many relaxing dedicated spaces, in the shadow of a tree or on a comfortable sofa.

Library services

Each School is provided with its own library, teaching and research facilities, reading rooms, laboratories, canteens and green areas where students can experience a real campus life.

ICT services

Wi-Fi is available across the entire Campus is available, with no time limits.

Medical services

The Campus hosts one of the most modern hospitals in Italy, i.e. University Hospital Tor Vergata, a care and research centre which is a reference point for the whole Lazio region and where our Medical School is active as well. 

Student Life

Campus life

The University is situated close to Exit 19-20 of Rome’s Grande Raccordo Anulare, it is well connected and easily reachable. In addition to public transport connections (underground, buses), a free shuttle bus to Tor Vergata railway station was set up too.

Sports facilities

The University of Rome Tor Vergata is located on a six-hundred-acre campus and hence has a natural vocation for sports. Sports facilities consist of two 5-a-side soccer fields, a tennis court, a basketball court and a volleyball court. They integrate with a number of private sports facilities close to the campus which are University partners in order to offer students, professors and technical and administrative staff a diverse range of sports disciplines. 

Student clubs

An ancient African proverb says: “If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together”.Student activities are supported by Tor Vergata University. The main purpose of student associations is to meet other students and have a good time during their years of study!Being a big Campus, Tor Vergata has many student associations, each of them with their own character.A student association is specifically for students and completely run by students.

Accreditation

 

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I graduated (Economics & Management Curriculum) in July of this year in Tor Vergata University of Rome. In September I started the Master (Leadership & Soft Skills Curriculum) in the same University.

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I recommend that university because it offers a large and good variety of courses also in English, with well-prepared teachers.

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I think university of Rome Tor Vergata is well organized, the environment around university is dynamic and challenging, teachers are qualified, and everything is placed in one of the most beautiful city of the world, Rome.

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