Ranking  3519   57
Country Italy
City Rome
Bachelor (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)5,962 USD/year.
Master (citizens)5,962 USD/year.
Cost of living $726-1,455 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1984
Abbreviation PUSC
Teachers 199
Students 1,999
Academic calendar Semesters
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Congregation for Catholic Education, Vatican City State
Affiliations
• Conferenza dei Rettori delle Università Pontificie Romane (CRUPR)
• European University Association (EUA)
Rankings
World ranking3519
Country ranking57
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking3519
Cost of living in Rome
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 343 559
Food 214 421
Transportation 31 160
Communications and utilities 78 105
Clothing 29 109
Sports and leisure 30 101
Total7261,455
Accommodation in Rome USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre347
Shared room in city centre565
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre583
1 bedroom apartment in city centre822
Alternative title
ca Universitat Pontifícia de la Santa Creu
German Päpstliche Universität vom Heiligen Kreuz
French Université pontificale de la sainte-croix
it Pontificia Università della Santa Croce
old Pontificia Università della Santa Croce
Location on map
Pontifical University of the Holy Cross (PUSC) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Italy. PUSC began its work in the year 1984. The main building of the university is located in Rome inside an urban campus. Pontifical University of the Holy Cross is, without a doubt, one of the most prestigious universities of Italy sitting comfortably among the top 60 universities of the country.

Application process and the cost of tuition. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 5,000 USD per year. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 5,000 USD per year. Despite the tuition gees being quite low, the students often participate in scholarship programs. It is important to check for current tuition fees on (http://www.pusc.it) with the desirable faculty in mind.

The composition of the university. Pontifical University of the Holy Cross belongs to small universities, with a capacity of only 2000 students. Being a foreign citizen does not exclude you from the admission process. The Approximate number of specialists teaching at PUSC is 199. The university is an active participant of international programs aimed at academic exchange of students between the educational institutions. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of PUSC. There is a library on the campus. Students also finds the developed sports infrastructure of the university very attractive. It is one of the members of Conferenza dei Rettori delle Università Pontificie Romane (CRUPR), and European University Association (EUA).
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TitleCityBachelorMaster
1821University of Rome La SapienzaRome2,307 USD2,307 USD
1952Politecnico di MilanoMilan1,846 USD1,499 USD
2023University of BolognaBologna3,114 USD3,114 USD
2234University of MilanMilan2,768 USD2,768 USD
2275University of PaduaPadua2,999 USD2,999 USD