Founded in 1222, the University of Padua is one of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious universities, which has always enjoyed a large and vibrant international community of staf, students and alumni.
The University of Padua is a leading international university for research and boasts a broad and comprehensive academic portfolio.
On top of 150+ Italian-taught degree programmes, it offers over 40 English-taught degree programmes within the School of Medicine, Psychology, Economics and Political Science, Human and Social Sciences and Cultural Heritage, Engineering, Science, Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine.
Thanks to its vast network of international partners, the University’s academic offer also includes several Joint degree and Double degree programmes and many mobility opportunities.
Currently in the world top-250 universities, Padua is also recognized as the best university in Italy for teaching and research quality by the National Evaluation Agency for University System and Research. The solid academic background represents a great starting point for graduates to brilliantly succeed in their professions or pursue a career in academia.
Loyal to its motto Universa Universis Patavina Libertas (Paduan freedom is universal for everyone), the University of Padua promotes a culture based on universal values such as human rights, peace, environmental protection and international solidarity.