The University of Trento ranks 2nd in the rankings of medium-sized university

The University of Trento ranks 2nd in the ranking of medium universities

The university of Trento gained the second position in the Censis ranking, drafted by the Censis and published by the the Italian newspaper “la Repubblica”.

As for faculties, Sociology ranks 1st, follwed by Mathematics, Physics and Natural sciences and Humanities; second position for Economics and Engineering. The Faculty of Cognitive sciences was not evaluated because it is unique in Italy and would not be comparable with others.

The silver medal is the result of a policy pursuing quality, efficiency of its services and good didactics and research.

The final score was 95.5, with an overall second position, after Ancona.

Among the strengths of the University: web and grants, with respectively 103 and 101 points.

The University of Trento is tailored on students, offers a wide range of courses and study opportunities abroad, good services and increasingly good financial supports. The political and economic surrounding environement fosters its development, since it has alwasy invested on the university, considering it as an essencial driving force for the development of the territory. 

Number of enrolled students

Enrolled students

15,400

Students/residing in the municipality of Trento

138/1000

Professors

520

Grants and scholarships

2,200

Accommodation places

420

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

Position

University

Services

Grants and scholarships 

Faculty

Web 

Total

 1

Ancona

94

108

109

81

98

 2

Trento

83

101

95

103

95.5

 3

Sassari

79

104

97

91

92.8

 4

Macerata

79

93

92

96

90

 5

Modena- Reggio Emilia

79

81

105

94

89.8

Faculty of Economics

The faculty obtained the same result of last year, with its 2nd position and a final score of 96.8/100.

Figures

Score

96.8

Productivity

91

Didactics

100

Research 

106 

Profile of professors

95

International relationships  

92 

Special award for the faculty deans

*

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Padua

107.4

2

Trento

96.8

3

Modena - Reggio Emilia

96.6

4

Rome 2 - Tor Vergata

94.6

5

Pavia

92.4

Faculty of Law

The faculty’s positioning was confirmed for the 6th consecutive year, with the first positio.
The strength points are research, productivity and internationalization, which result from the strong policy focused on innovation and international relationships.

Figures

Score

104

Productivity 

110 

Didactics

88

Research 

110 

Profile of professors

102

International relationships

110 

Special award for the faculty deans

***

Ranking

Position

University

Score

1

Trento

104.8

2

Bologna

93.6

2

Roma 3-Terza University

93.6

3

Ferrara

93.4

4

Udine

93.2

Faculty of Engineering

This year the faculty of Engineering conquers the second position, with 100/110. Productivity, didactics and the high level of professors were the winning indexes.

Figures

Score

100

Productivity  

92 

Didactics

86

Research 

110 

Profile of professors

104

International relationships  

108 

Ranking

Position 

University

Score

1

Milan - Polytechnic

100.6

2

Trento

100

3

Turin - Polytechnic

96.8

4

Genoa

96

5

Padua

94.4

Faculty of Humanities

The faculty obtains the leading position (99.8/110).
The faculty, located in via S. Croce, has high ambitions in the development of new and innovative research projects and in the quality of international relationships. The maximum score was obtaind as far as the quality of professors.
The Faculty obtains two stars, which indicate the appreciation level expressed by the Deans of the faculties of the same disciplinary group.

Figures

Score

99.8

Productivity 

94 

Didactics

90

Research

105 

Profile of professors

110

International relationships

98 

Special award for the faculty deans

**

Ranking

Position 

University

Score    

1

Trento

99.4

2

Modena - Reggio Emilia

98.6

3

Siena

97.4

4

Padua

93.6

5

Pavia

92.2

Faculty of Sciences

The Faculty of Mathematical, physical and natural sciences ranks 1st for the third consecutive year.
Didactics obtains the highest evaluation, thus confirming the efforts of the Faculty in the development of an increasingly wider offer of courses: laboratories, small groups with practical lessons, individual dialogues with the professors, tutoring and research groups are among the tools which it activated in order to foster the positive relation between students and professors.
Another positive index is represented by the international relations, which result from the internationalization policy which has always been pursued. Students are encouraged to carry out internships in private businesses, public and private research institutions and spend study periods abroad in foreign universities.

Figures

Score

99

Productivity

99 

Didactics

109

Research 

96 

Profile of professors

91

International relationships  

100 

Ranking

Position  

University

Score   

1

Trento

99.0

2

Verona

98.0

3

Roma 3

95.8

4

Ancona

92

5

Udine

91.2

Faculty of Sociology

Sociology obtains the 1st position for the 7th consecutive time, above all thankst o didactics, the profile of professors and international relationships.

Figures

Score

105.6

Productivity  

100 

Didactics

110

Research 

104 

Profile of professors

104

International relationships    

110 

Ranking

Position    

University

Score   

1

Trento

105.6

2

Milan 2 - Bicocca

102.6

3

Urbino

81.4

4

Naples 1 - Federico II

80

5

Rome 1 - La Sapienza

77.6