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University of Parma
English Name: University of Parma
Region: Southern Europe
Country/Region: Italy
Found Year: 962
Address: Via Università

Our mission and our values

Our mission

We promote knowledge creation, transfer and progress to meet the increasing demand of advanced education and research in our society.


Our values

We are a scientific community of a long tradition, made up by professors and researchers; we all work in the broader context of the international scientific community. We are an independent forward-looking community, open to the world and to the future.


We foster study as a key factor for personal development and individual enrichment. Our aim is to guide and encourage students to make the most of their capacities.

We firmly believe in scientific progress and do our best for its enhancement. We give our contribution for the improvement and welfare of our society, through the diffusion of knowledge and educational tools.

Services and Facilities

·         9 Departments conducting high-quality research and didactic activities in all scientific-disciplinary areas.

·         A 77 hectare University Campus, considered as a unique example in Italy; the Campus features 4 of the 9 Departments, study areas, libraries, computer and IT laboratories, canteens and sport facilities.

·         Studying opportunities abroad, thanks to a number of agreements with hundreds of international universities.

·         Undergraduate and postgraduate traineeships, on-the-job training in different companies and guidance for a better integration into the professional world.

·         16 Libraries equipped with study rooms and internet access points, boasting a rich catalogue of more than a half million books. The Library system offers a number of online services accessible from home, including a digital catalogue with electronic journals, online databases and e-books.

·         Computer laboratories and Wi-Fi areas in all University structures.

·         Large study rooms in each University building.

·         Online services to register for exams and manage the bureaucratic aspects of the studying career.

·         A personal e-mail account for each student, to constantly keep in touch with UNIPR.

·         The University website, providing updated information and the latest news on UNIPR.

·         The University Language Centre, to learn foreign languages at different levels.

·         Part-time work (150 hours) in University structures

·         Total or partial exemption from tuition fees, according to merit and/or economic status

·         Services and support for students with disabilities and learning difficulties

·         Tutor students helping other students in their academic life

·         The University Choir and Orchestra, for students wishing to develop their passion for music

·         Psychological counselling, to help students in difficult situations

·         An online newspaper and a radio for students willing to develop their creativity in the communication field

·         Top-level sport activities, courses and cutting-edge sport facilities managed by CUS Parma (University Sports Centre)

Total Enrollment:
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Undergraduate Enrollment:
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Graduate Enrollment:
           International Students:(%)

Undergraduate Programs
           Advanced Skills In Pediatric Nursing (1St Level)
           Architectural Science
           Artistic And Performing Art Heritage
           Audioprothesic Techniques
           Biomedical Laboratory Techniques
           Business Administration
           Civil And Environmental Engineering
           Computer Science
           Computer, Electronic And Communications Engineering
           Conservation And Improvement Of The Italian Cultural Heritage Abroad (1St Level)
           Conservation And Improvement Of The Italian Cultural Heritage Abroad (1St Level)
           Culture, Organization And Marketing Of Territorial Oenogastronomy (1St Level)
           Digital Libraries Learning (1St Level) - Erasmus Mundus - International Master'S Degree
           Economics And Finance
           Economics And Management
           Economics And Marketing
           Educational Sciences
           Environment And Workplace Prevention Techniques
           Food Science And Technology
           Functions Coordination For The Health Care Professions (1St Level)
           Gastronomic Science
           Geological Sciences
           Health Protection In Conditions Of Psycho-Social Difficulty: Detention, Substance Abuse, Migration (1St Level)
           Imaging And Radiotherapy Techniques
           International And European Relations
           International Business (1St Level)
           Livestock Science And Animal Production Technologies
           Management Engineering
           Managing Communications And Relationships In Social-Health Field (1Nd Level)
           Mechanical Engineering
           Modern Foreign Languages And Civilisations
           Natural And Environmental Sciences
           Orthoptic And Ophtalmologic Assistance
           Packaging (1St Level)
           Philosophical Studies
           Physiopathology And Rehabilitation Therapy For Illnesses Of The Respiratory Apparatus (1St Level)
           Political Science And International Relations
           Project And Construction Management Of Building Works (1St Level)
           Psychology: Theory And Techniques
           Social Work
           Speech And Language Therapy
           Sport Sciences, Physical Exercise And Human Health
           Strategy And Planning Of Sport Organizations, Events And Structures (1St Level) - International Master'S Degree
           Wellness Sciences (1St Level)
Graduate Programs
           Aba: Applied Behavior Analysis (2Nd Level)
           Aesthetic Medicine (2Nd Level)
           Anaesthesia, Resuscitation And Intensive Care - 5 Years
           Animal Welfare, Breeding And Livestock Production - 3 Years
           Applied Coastal Sciences (2St Level) - Joint Master'S Degree - Faculty Of Engineering And Faculty Of Mathematical, Physical And Natural Science
           Audiovisual Translation (2Nd Level) - European Master'S Degree
           Cardiac Surgery - 5 Years
           Cardiology - 5 Years
           Clinical Allergology And Immunology - 4 Years
           Clinical Biochemistry (For Non-Doctors) - 5 Years
           Clinical Biochemistry - 5 Years
           Clinical Electrophysiology (2Nd Level)
           Clinical Psychology: Individual-Based Evaluation And Counselling (2Nd Level)
           Cognitive Behaviour Zoo-Anthropological Medicine (2Nd Level)
           Culture Of Innovation And Sustainable Development (2St Level)
           Dermatology And Venereology - 5 Years
           Diabetes Management And Related Metabolic Disorders In Pediatric Age (2Nd Level) - Inter-University Master'S Degree
           Dietary Science (For Non-Doctors) - 5 Years
           Dietary Science - 5 Years
           Digital Libraries Learning (1St Level) - Erasmus Mundus - International Master'S Degree
           Ematology - 5 Years
           Emergency Medicine - 5 Years
           Endocrinology And Metabolic Diseases - 5 Years
           Environmental And Wildlife Conservation And Management (1St Level) - Inter-University Master'S Degree
           Forensic Sciences (2St Level)
           Gastroenterology - 4 Years
           General Surgery - 6 Years
           Geriatrics - 4 Years
           Gynaecology And Obstetrics - 5 Years
           Hospital Pharmaceutics - 4 Years
           Hygiene And Preventative Medicine - 4 Years
           Illnesses Of The Cardiovascular Apparatus - 5 Years
           Illnesses Of The Respiratory Apparatus - 5 Years
           Implantology (2Nd Level)
           Infant Neuropsychiatry - 5 Years
           Infectious Diseases - 5 Years
           Interceptive Orthodontics (2Nd Level)
           Internal Medicine - 5 Years
           Legal Medicine - 5 Years
           Legal Professions - 2 Years
           Maxillo-Facial Surgery - 5 Years
           Medical Hydrology - 5 Years
           Medical Oncology - 5 Years
           Medical Spa And Hydroclimatology (2Nd Level)
           Microbiology And Virology - 5 Years
           Multidisciplinary Management Of Endocrinology Disorders In Pediatric And Adolescent Age (2Nd Level) - Inter-University Master'S Degree
           Nephrology - 5 Years
           Neurology - 5 Years
           Occupational Medicine - 5 Years
           Occupational Safety And Welfare In The Organizations (2Nd Level)
           Operational Pneumology And Pulmonary Immunopathology (2Nd Level)
           Ophthalmology - 5 Years
           Orofacial Pain, Temporomandibular Disorders And Sleep Disorders (2Nd Level)
           Orthopaedics And Traumatology - 5 Years
           Osteopathy (2Nd Level)
           Otorhinolaryngology - 5 Years
           Paediatrics - 5 Years
           Pathological Anatomy - 5 Years
           Pharmaceutical Technologies And Regulatory Processes (2Nd Level)
           Physical And Rehabilitative Medicine - 5 Years
           Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation - 5 Years
           Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery - 5 Years
           Psychiatry - 5 Years
           Radiodiagnostics - 5 Years
           Radiotherapy - 5 Years
           Reconstructive And Aesthetic Plastic Surgery - 5 Years
           Science And Technology For Sustainable Growth In Contaminated Sites (2St Level) - International Master'S Degree
           Stem Cells And Regenerative Medicine (2Nd Level)
           Swine Pathology - 3 Years
           The Inspection Of Animal-Based Foodstuffs - 3 Years
           Thoracic Surgery - 5 Years
           Urology - 5 Years
           Vascular Surgery - 5 Years
           Web Communication And Social Media For Journalists And Communicators (2Nd Level)
Doctoral Programs
           Architectural Forms And Structures
           Behavioural Biology
           Biochemistry And Molecular Biology
           Biology And Molecular Pathology
           Business Administration And Accounting
           Chemical Science
           Civil Engineering
           Commercial Law: Intellectual Property And Competition
           Design And Synthesis Of Biologically Active Compounds
           Earth Science
           Experimental Pharmacology And Toxicology
           Experimental Physiopathology And Functional And Imaging Diagnostic Of The Cardio-Pulmonary System
           Food Science And Technology
           Geotechnical Engineering
           Greek And Latin Philology
           History Of Art And Theatre
           Industrial Engineering
           Information Technology
           Italian Studies And Romance Philology
           Medical-Veterinary Sciences
           Microbiology And Virology
           Penal Law
           Philosophy And Anthropology
           Plant Biology
           Pure And Applied Mathematics
           Renal Pathophysiology And Osteo-Metabolic Disorders
           Science And Technology Of Innovative Materials
           Science Of Prevention
           Systemic Physiopathology

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