University of Bologna Rankings

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In the World#111 of 14178
In Europe#21 of 2794
In Italy#1 of 88
In Emilia-Romagna#1 of 4
In Bologna#1 of 1
In Physics#64 of 5,939

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
55%
Enrollment
79,999
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Italian;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
113,712
Citations
3,686,574

University of Bologna majors

by publication count

Medicine
26,063
Biology
13,243
Chemistry
12,778
Computer science
10,529
Physics
10,168
Materials science
6,741
Mathematics
5,655
Engineering
4,686
Psychology
3,846
Economics
2,504
Geology
2,122
Environmental science
1,625
Business
1,621
Political science
1,405
Geography
1,208
Art
1,077
Sociology
1,069
Philosophy
475
History
376

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Engineering69113,902
Physics74488,834
Computer science109231,609
Medicine110862,075
Mathematics119142,603
Chemistry133354,423
Economics15668,706
Geology17159,704
History1762,308
Biology194565,632
Materials science204149,164
Philosophy2241,815
Environmental science22640,861
Art2431,022
Business25230,388
Psychology255144,498
Political science3008,459
Geography30113,627
Sociology38015,340

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19908756422
19919317843
19929888961
199310059674
1994106710631
1995119613231
1996140813995
1997138116510
1998144218948
1999157322691
2000177626616
2001188831876
2002204638035
2003232744650
2004262053590
2005287363024
2006320677118
2007360189795
20083770102212
20094290121876
20104359135271
20114416161231
20124879192338
20135211217436
20145657230759
20155747250666
20165902252019
20176071255545
20185949233162
20196624264565
20206669289168

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate55%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (maturità) or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment79,999
Full time employee4,750
Student:staff ratio17:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$1,750$1,750
International students$1,750$1,750

University of Bologna has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Dottorato di RicercaAgriculture, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Health Sciences, Heritage Preservation, International Relations, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Sociology, Technology, Translation and Interpretation, Veterinary Science, Visual Arts

General info

Alternative namesUNIBO
Università degli Studi di Bologna
Founded1088
WikipediaUniversity of Bologna
AccreditationMinistry of Education, University and Research
MottoAlma Mater Studiorum
Nourishing Mother of the Studies
Academic structureFaculty of Agriculture
School of Architecture
Faculty of Industrial Chemistry
Faculty of Conservation of Cultural Heritage
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Economics, Forlì
Faculty of Economics, Rimini
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Engineering II
Faculty of Literature and Philosophy
Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures
Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences
Faculty of Motor Sciences
Faculty of Political Science
Faculty of Political Sciences II
Faculty of Statistical Sciences
School of Modern Languages for Interpreters and Translators
Interfaculty
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)
Coimbra Group
Utrecht Network
International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)
Guild of European Research Intensive Universities
International Association of Universities (IAU)
UniAdrion
Unimed
International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation (IASP)

Location and Contacts

AddressVia Zamboni, 33
Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, 40126
Italy
City population388,000
Phone+39 051 209 9965
Fax+39 051 209 9372

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