Censis 2011: 1st position once more

First position again for the University of Trento in the ranking of the Italian “middle-sized” universities.

The 2011-2012 edition of the Guida all'Università implemented by “la Repubblica” in cooperation with Censis Servizi, the University of Trento ranks first (score: 101.4) followed by Siena and Sassari.

As for the individual position of the faculties: 1st position for Mathematic, physical and natural sciences; 2nd position for Law and Sociology; 4th position for Engineering; 5th position for Economics and 9th position for Humanities. Cognitive science was not evaluated because its group was not amongst the ones taken into account by Censis.

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Number of enrolled students

16,560

Students/residing in the municipality of Trento

132/1000

Professors

578

Grants and scholarships

3,346

Accommodation places

1,500

Rankings of Italian middle-sized universities (10.000 to 20.000 enrolled students) 

Position

University 

Services

Grants and scholarships

Management

Web 

Internationalization

Total

 1

Trento

101

110

92

107

103

101.4

 2

Siena

105

94

110

86

89

99.0

 3

Sassari

88

100

104

94

89

96.2

 4

Modena - Reggio Emilia

77

90

109

110

84

95.1

 5

Trieste

97

95

97

91

92

95.0

Faculty of Economics

The faculty obtains a final score of 98.5 thus reaching the fifth position, thanks to the development of research projects and international relationships.

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Score

98.5

Productivity

91

Didactics

91

Research

108

International relationships

103

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Padua

107.4

2

Pavia

99.4

3

Siena

99.1

4

Roma 2 - Tor Vergata

98.8

5

Trento

98.5

Faculty of Law

The faculty obtains a final score of 96.8 thus reaching the second position in the Censis ranking.
Research obtained the maximum score, followed by the international relations, which result from the internationalization policy which has always been pursued.

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Score

97.2

Productivity

95

Didactics

88

Research

107

International relationships                  

99

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Siena

97.6

2

Trento

97.2

3

Bologna

94.9

4

Insubria

94.7

5

Genoa        

94.4

Faculty of Engineering

The faculty obtained the fourth position with 99.7. The research criterion obtains the maximum score, 110 out of 110, as well as the international relationships.

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Score

99.7

Productivity

91

Didactics

88

Research

110

International relationships      

110

Ranking

Position

University                 

Score

1

Milan - Polytechnic

101.6

2

Turin - Polytechnic

100.9

3

Pavia   

99.9

4

Trento  

99.7

5

Genoa

97.5

Faculty of Humanities

The faculty of Humanities ranks 13th, with a score of 91.0 among the 40 evaluated faculties.
The strengths are research, didactics and productivity.

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Score

91.0

Productivity

93

Didactics

93

Research

93

International relationships            

86

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Udine

97.8

2

Siena    

97.6

3

Padua  

97.3

4

Macerata

97.2

5

Modena- Reggio Emilia

96.9

6

Perugia    

96.4

7

Venice  

93.8

8

Pavia

91.2

9

Trento  

91.0

Faculty of Mathematic, physical and natural sciences

The faculty’s positioning was confirmed once more with the first position in the group “Sciences 2”, with a score of 102.0 and AAA rating.
Productivity obtained the maximum score, followed by research and international relationships.

Figures

Score

102.0

Productivity

110

Didactics

93

Research

107

International relationships         

99

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Trento          

102.0     

2

Rome III

99.6

3

Verona         

98.4

4

Venice

94.6

5

Tuscia

94.1

Faculty of Sociology

The faculty of Sociology ranks 2nd, with a score of 105.8.
The high position of the faculty was preserved thanks to its high scores in internationalization, research and didactics.

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Score

105.8

Productivity

97

Didactics

110

Research

106

International relationships      

110

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Milan 2 - Bicocca

105.9

2

Trento

105.8

3

Urbino

94.2

4

Naples 1 - Federico II

80.0

5

Rome 1 - La Sapienza 

68.5