Ranking  889   26
Country Italy
City Siena
Bachelor (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)3,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)2,971 USD/year.
Master (citizens)5,941 USD/year.
Cost of living $664-1,340 USD/Month.
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General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1240
Abbreviation UNISI
Teachers 1,605
Students 24,910
Foreigners 10%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministero dell'Istruzione, dell'Università e della Ricerca, Italia
• European University Association (EUA)
• Coimbra Group
• International Research Universities Network (IRUN)
World ranking889
Country ranking26
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking889
QS World University Rankings833
Alternative title
German Universität Siena
French Université de sienne
it Università degli Studi di Siena
sl Univerza v Sieni
old Università degli Studi di Siena
Location on map
University of Siena (UNISI) - public higher education institution in Italy. UNISI began its activity in 1240. It has an urban campus located in Siena.

University ranking. University of Siena regularly ranks high among the universities of Italy. University of Siena is a highly renowned educational institution in Italy and abroad. It is very proud of its long history and rich traditions. Every year the university manages to get into the top 5% of the best world universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The students must pass examinations in order to get admitted to the university. The academic year in UNISI is divided to 2 academic semesters. 1,000 USD/год. When applying for master’s programs at UNISI a student should take into account that a year of studies will cost him/her around 3,000 USD. Even though the tuition fees are not that high, the students still can apply for scholarship. The official website of the university (http://www.unisi.it) can offer more accurate pricing information depending on the chocen program.

The composition of the university. University of Siena is classified as a large university with more than 24,000 concurrent students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. At UNISI there are about 10% of foreigners. The teaching staff consists of more than 1600 specialists. Both students and the academic staff can participate in the university’s international exchange programs. The university social media pages cover student life, recent events and more: Flickr, Itunes, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of UNISI. The university has a functioning library. It is worth noting that in addition to being a part of the European University Association (EUA), the university also has a membership in the Coimbra Group and International Research Universities Network (IRUN).

University of Siena - Official Description

The University of Siena awards first cycle, second cycle and single long cycle degrees in the following fields: Economics, Pharmacy, Law, Engineering, Arts and Humanities, Arts and Humanities in Arezzo, Medicine and Surgery, Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences and Political Science, as well as several interfaculty degrees, generally carried out in one of the fifteen Departments.Postgraduate education is carried out in postgraduate schools, master’s programmes, training, advanced training and refresher courses and summer schools, while postgraduate research is performed in the doctoral schools.Students in Siena can be part of a real community of people motivated by a thirst for knowledge and learning, with attentive and approachable academic staff and many innovative services at their disposal.The University of Siena runs 38 first cycle degree programmes, 1 single cycle degree programme, 4 single cycle degree programmes in the field of medicine and pharmacy regulated by European Union directives and 29 second cycle degree programmes. Amongst these degrees, one Bachelor and nine Master are taught entirely in English.Students can choose from a wide selection of postgraduate courses, including doctoral degree programmes, specialization schools and master’s programmes, the latter being designed to offer specific training in the most innovative sectors....

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