Censis 2010: the University of Trento ranks 1st

The University of Trento ranks first among the Italian middle-sized universities.

The 2010-2011 edition of the Guida all'Università implemented by “la Repubblica” in cooperation with Censis Servizi, the University of Trento ranks first (score: 102.6) followed by Siena and Pavia.

As for the individual position of the faculties: 1st position for Sociology and for Mathematic, physical and natural sciences; 2nd position for Economics and Engineering; 6th position for Humanities. Cognitive science was not evaluated because its group was not amongst the ones taken into account by Censis.

Figures

Number of enrolled students

15,500 

Students/residing in the municipality of Trento

133/1000

Professors

550

Grants and scholarships

2,050

Accommodation places

910

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

102

110

91

110

109

102.6

 2

Siena

103

103

106

90

92

100.3

 3

Sassari

85

110

106

99

90

99.2

 4

Trieste

96

92

107

92

96

97.9

 5

Modena - Reggio Emilia

75

96

110

101

92

96.2

Faculty of Economics

The second position, scoring 97.8 and AAA rating is maintained. The faculty has always been between the 4th and 2nd position. The strengths are research, didactics and productivity.

Figures

Score

97.8

Productivity

88

Didactics

89

Research

107

International relationships

107

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Padua

105.5

2

Trento

97.8

2

Pavia

97.8

4

Roma 2 - Tor Vergata

97.0

5

Modena - Reggio Emilia

96.5

Faculty of Law

The faculty’s positioning was confirmed for the 9th time with the first position in the group “Sciences 2”, with a score of 102.0 and AAA rating.
Over the years the faculty was able to create sound basis to implement a concrete policy regarding internationalization, keeping high quality standards.

Figures

Score

99.8

Productivity

97

Didactics

88

Research

110

International relationships                  

104

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Trento

99.8

2

Trieste

97.8

3

Genoa

96.0

3

Siena

96.0

5

Bologna         

94.8

Faculty of Engineering

The faculty of Sociology ranks 2nd, with a score of 98.8 out of the 39 evaluated faculties. The high position of the faculty was preserved thanks to its high scores in internationalization, research.

Figures

Score

98.8

Productivity

93

Didactics

87

Research

105

International relationships      

110

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Pavia                              

99.5

2

Trento

98.8

3

Milan - Polytechnic     

98.3

4

Turin - Polytechnic   

98.0

5

Genoa

97.3

Faculty of Humanities

The sixth position (94.8) is the result of high investments in new and innovative research projects and productivity.

Figures

Score

94.8

Productivity

99

Didactics

93

Research

97

International relationships            

90

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Siena 

100.3

2

Macerata     

98.8

3

Modena- Reggio Emilia   

96.5

4

Padua

96.0

5

Venice

95.8

6

Trento

94.8

Faculty of Mathematical, physical and natural sciences

The Faculty of Mathematical, physical and natural sciences (106.8) ranks 1st in the Censis ranking.
Productivity obtained the maximum score, followed by research and international relationships.

Figures

Score

106.8

Productivity

110

Didactics

103

Research

108

International relationships         

106

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Trento          

106.8      

2

Verona

104.8

3

Padua          

104.3

4

Rome III 

102.3

5

Trieste

99.3

Faculty of Sociology

The 2010 Censis ranking places the Faculty of Sociology 1st, above all thanks to international relationships, didactics and research.

Figures

Score

106.5

Productivity

98

Didactics

110

Research

108

International relationships      

110

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Milan 2 - Bicocca

106.5

1

Trento

106.5

3

Urbino

91.3

4

Naples 1 - Federico II

79.0

5

Rome 1 - La Sapienza 

68.5