The University of Trieste is located in a strategic geographical position of its city, between the Mediterranean and Central Europe, a few kilometres from Slovenia, Austria, Croatia and Hungary, creating a truly cosmopolitan and international atmosphere. Besides of being a multicultural city, the main peculiarity of Trieste is its great scientific vocation and excellence in science with a literacy and cultural tradition. The University of Trieste aims to be an active player on world stage through an excellent educational system, as to contribute to make the society more educated, innovative, cohesive and sustainable. Every year, 25,000 researchers and students choose Trieste to study in prestigious European Research Centres and Institutes present in the city. More than 70 study programmes on bachelor and master level, together with PhD and specialisation courses, as well as the excellent staff-student ratio ensure students to actively participate in their learning, guaranteeing access to internships, laboratories, libraries and study facilities. The University of Trieste is ranked among the best universities in the world and in Italy, especially for research and innovation. Moreover recently it has been placed at highest level of judgement (“A-label”) by the Italian Agency for Quality Assurance of the Ministry of Education.Learn more!