67 Best Medical schools in Italy

Below is the list of best universities in Italy ranked based on their research performance in Medicine. A graph of 15.8M citations received by 498K academic papers made by 67 universities in Italy was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Medicine

    University of Milan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    90%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1924
  2. For Medicine

    Sapienza University of Rome logo
    Enrollment
    100,155
    Founded
    1303
  3. For Medicine

    University of Padua logo
    Enrollment
    59,279
    Founded
    1222
  4. For Medicine

    University of Bologna logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    79,999
    Founded
    1088
  5. For Medicine

    University of Turin logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1404
  6. For Medicine

    University of Florence logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1321
  7. For Medicine

    University of Pisa logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    49,108
    Founded
    1343
  8. For Medicine

    Federico II University of Naples logo
    Enrollment
    78,324
    Founded
    1224
  9. For Medicine

    University of Pavia logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1361
  10. For Medicine

    Catholic University of the Sacred Heart logo
    Acceptance Rate
    64%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1921
  11. For Medicine

    University of Genoa logo
    Enrollment
    36,728
    Founded
    1481
  12. For Medicine

    Vita-Salute San Raffaele University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1996
  13. For Medicine

    University of Verona logo
    Enrollment
    20,726
    Founded
    1959
  14. For Medicine

    University of Bari logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1924
  15. For Medicine

    University of Rome Tor Vergata logo
    Enrollment
    32,985
    Founded
    1982
  16. For Medicine

    University of Perugia logo
    Enrollment
    26,732
    Founded
    1308
  17. For Medicine

    University of Siena logo
    Acceptance Rate
    81%
    Enrollment
    19,769
    Founded
    1240
  18. For Medicine

    University of Palermo logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1806
  19. For Medicine

    University of Catania logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1434
  20. For Medicine

    University of Brescia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    39%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1982
  21. For Medicine

    University of Parma logo
    Enrollment
    28,791
    Founded
    1117
  22. For Medicine

    University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1991
  23. For Medicine

    University of Messina logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1548
  24. For Medicine

    University of Ferrara logo
    Enrollment
    22,800
    Founded
    1391
  25. For Medicine

    University of Modena and Reggio Emilia logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1175
  26. For Medicine

    University of Cagliari logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    26,069
    Founded
    1620
  27. For Medicine

    University of Trieste logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1877
  28. For Medicine

    University of Milano-Bicocca logo
    Enrollment
    33,741
    Male:Female
    38:62
    Founded
    1998
  29. For Medicine

    University of Udine logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1978
  30. For Medicine

    University of Aquila logo
    Enrollment
    26,266
    Founded
    1596
  31. For Medicine

    Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1993
  32. For Medicine

    G. d'Annunzio University of Chieti logo
    Enrollment
    30,000
    Founded
    1965
  33. For Medicine

    University of Insubria logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1998
  34. For Medicine

    University of Sassari logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1558
  35. For Medicine

    Polytechnical University of Marche logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  36. For Medicine

    Polytechnic University of Milan logo
    Enrollment
    43,965
    Male:Female
    66:34
    Founded
    1863
  37. For Medicine

    University of Foggia logo
    Enrollment
    11,000
    Founded
    1999
  38. For Medicine

    University of Eastern Piedmont logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1998
  39. For Medicine

    University of Catanzaro logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1998
  40. For Medicine

    University of Salerno logo
    Enrollment
    35,537
    Founded
    1944
  41. For Medicine

    University of Calabria logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1972
  42. For Medicine

    Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1987
  43. For Medicine

    University of Camerino logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1727
  44. For Medicine

    Polytechnic University of Turin logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1859
  45. For Medicine

    University of Trento logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1962
  46. For Medicine

    Carlo Bo University of Urbino logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1506
  47. For Medicine

    University of Molise logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1982
  48. For Medicine

    University of Teramo logo
    Enrollment
    5,564
    Founded
    1993
  49. For Medicine

    Ca' Foscari University of Venice logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1868
  50. For Medicine

    Bocconi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    38%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1902
  51. For Medicine

    University of Salento logo
    Enrollment
    19,401
    Male:Female
    35:65
    Founded
    1966
  52. For Medicine

    Roma Tre University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1992
  53. For Medicine

    International School for Advanced Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1978
  54. For Medicine

    University of Bergamo logo
    Enrollment
    15,415
    Founded
    1968
  55. For Medicine

    University of Cassino and Southern Lazio logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1979
  56. For Medicine

    Basilicata University logo
    Enrollment
    6,631
    Founded
    1982
  57. For Medicine

    University of Tuscia logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1979
  58. For Medicine

    University of Sannio logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1998
  59. For Medicine

    University of Macerata logo
    Enrollment
    10,526
    Founded
    1290
  60. For Medicine

    Mediterranean University of Reggio Calabria logo
    Enrollment
    8,950
    Founded
    1982
  61. For Medicine

    Kore University of Enna logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2005
  62. For Medicine

    Parthenope University of Naples logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1895
  63. For Medicine

    Free University of Bozen logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    3,886
    Founded
    1997
  64. For Medicine

    Foro Italico University of Rome logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1998
  65. For Medicine

    Maria Santissima Assunta Free University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1939
  66. For Medicine

    Polytechnic University of Bari logo
    Enrollment
    11,340
    Founded
    1990
  67. For Medicine

    Pontifical University of the Holy Cross logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1984

The best cities to study Medicine in Italy based on the number of universities and their ranks are Milan, Rome, Padua, and Bologna.