Located in Pisa, Tuscany the University of Pisa is the 19th oldest in the world and boasts many notable graduates including two Italian presents, five Popes and three Nobel Laureates. The university is made up of 20 departments, 17 libraries, 13 museums and also claims Europe’s oldest academic botanical garden.
Location: Pisa, Italy
City Population: 85,517
University Population: 57,000
Climate: Pisa experiences a Mediterranean climate characteristic of Central and Southern Italy.
Nearest airport: Pisa International Airport
Why choose Università di Pisa?
- The prestigious university is ranked within the top 10 nationally
- It's the only university in Italy which has become a member of the prestigious Universities Research Association
- Pisa has an intense athletic rivalry with the University of Pavia, which traditionally culminates in the Pisa-Pavia Regatta, the oldest competition of this kind in Italy