University of Tuscia

Add to Favourites
1 1 1 1 1
501-600
THE World University Rankings 2022
Price: 689 EUR 689 EUR
Contact +39 0761 3571

Founded

1979

Description

Located in the town of Viterbo, around 100km from Rome, Tuscia University (UNITUS) has a long history. However, it began life as a university in 1979. It is divided into six faculties: the faculty of agriculture, the faculty of cultural heritage, the faculty of economics, the faculty of languages and foreign modern literatures, the faculty of mathematical, physical and natural sciences and the faculty of political sciences. The most dynamic faculty, the faculty of agriculture, is involved in several projects financed by the EU. The engineering field is particularly focused upon energy efficiency, low emission energy systems, hydrogen technologies and energy system optimisation.

There are 10,000 students enrolled in over 40 undergraduate and graduate degree programmes and an academic staff team made of 1,800 team members. UNITUS’ main areas of expertise and knowledge lie in the humanities, pharmacy, agriculture and nursing, management, medicine, science and engineering.

UNITUS is home to The Orto Botanico dell'Università della Tuscia, a 15-hectare natural area and botanical garden that was established in 1985. It is located on the Viterbo plains beneath Monti Cimini and is divided into the botanical garden area and the Park Bulicame natural area, which is the source of a sulphurous thermal spring.

The largest town in northern Lazio, Viterbo is a handsome medieval centre with a relaxed, provincial atmosphere. Founded by the Etruscans and later overtaken by the Romans, Viterbo became the seat of the popes in the 13th century. It was heavily bombed in World War II but much of its medieval history remains.

Specific details

Category of Education Business and Economics, Technology and Engineering, Life Science and Biology, Social Science, Law, Physical Science, Arts and Humanities, Education

Location

Italy
Via Santa Maria in Gradi, 4, Viterbo , 01100, Lazio, Italy

Video

Comments (0)

There are no comments posted here yet

Leave your comments

* Would you like to clarify the information on this page or would you like to claim your rights to this profile?
  Help improve accuracySuggest an edit   Represent this organization

Search

Universities Italy

Established in 1117, Università degli Studi di Pa ...
Established in 1434, Università degli Studi di Ca ...
Founded in 1998, Università degli Studi dell'Insu ...
The University of Brescia is divided into four sch ...

 

©2021 EDUCOM NET. All Rights Reserved.

If you find an inaccuracy or you have comments on the description of the university or program - please let us know info@educom.net