September 2019


Unicittà: the University and the City of Trento join forces for a better city
Mayor Andreatta and Rector Collini signed the 2019-2020 action plan. The objective is to improve quality of life in Trento and to encourage a better relationship between the University and the local community


Trento smart city week 2019
The third edition focuses on the new digital era, which involves everyone, with a simple and informal approach.


New logo of the University of Trento revealed
UniTrento rebrands revealing a clean and simple red logo that still reflects its identity and history.


Second mandate for Andrea Fracasso and Carlo Miniussi
The Academic Senate awarded a second term to the two professors who run the School of International Studies and the Center for Mind/Brain Sciences, respectively.

27 European Researchers' Night
Science demos and hands-on stands, (re)search and you will find, speed dating, dinner with the researchers and much more.

August 2019


Orientation Week
A rich programme of activities that brings together academics, high school students and university students who organize orientation and/or tutoring sessions.

July 2019


Orienta Estate
A 7 day orientation programme for prospective students: book your place.


UniTrento leads Censis ranking 2019-2020 as best state university in Italy
With 97/110, it has achieved the best score across all categories, which make it the best university in Italy.

June 2019


UniTrento inaugurated the Institute of Security Sciences - ISSTN
A unique project in Italy with very few similar examples in Europe, it involves more than 70 faculty members from 10 of the University's departments and centres.


Facoltiadi - University championships
Two days of sport competitions for students and staff, to challenge each other in sports and games.


One of the best 400 universities in the world
UniTrento placed 389th in QS World University Rankings.


Towards a European University: UniTrento is part of the funded project
The European Commission awards ECIU 5 million funding to create a flexible, transnational, tailor-made European curriculum.

May 2019


UniTrento to chair the Alps-Adriatic Rectors’ Conference for 2019-2020
A community of 36 universities from the regions between the Danube and the Balkans, from the Alps to the Adriatic Sea.


The University of Trento enhances its research profile with three new doctoral programmes
With six doctoral programmes in the area of science and technology, and eight in the area of humanities, social sciences and cognitive science, UniTrento has 626 PhD students.


Graduation ceremony
The Rector awarded the degrees before the entire university community in Piazza Duomo in Trento.

14 Quiet spaces now available in seven university locations
In this way UniTrento meets students and staff needs: a unique case in Italy for the number of spaces and their purpose.
30 May - 2 June Festival dell'Economia
The theme of the 14th edition of the Festival of Economics is: Globalization, Nationalism and Representation.

April 2019


Rector's appointments: Flavio Deflorian appointed deputy rector
The Academic Senate is now complete with the appointment of Franco Fraccaroli.


Career Fair
UniTrento meets the business world.


Collège de France visiting professor at the University of Trento
Professor Antoine Compagnon, literary critic and writer, visited the University.

March 2019


Environmental sustainability day at UniTrento - Second edition
Event organized as part of Green Week 2019 - The Green Economy Festival in Trento from 1 to 3 March 2019.


Open doors
The teaching staff of departments and centres will present courses and provide information on admission requirements, student services, and opportunities to study abroad.


Winter Facoltiadi
On 14 March 2019, CUS organized the 5th edition of the Winter Facoltiadi® on Monte Bondone, where teams representing the University's various departments competed in different sports.


Deflorian and Macchi, Sciortino and Pascuzzi elected in Academic Senate
The four elected members will be in office for the 2019-2022 term.

20-21 Visiting chair from Collège de France - Professor Serge Haroche
Nobel Prize in Physics 2012.
20 Roberto Battiston received prestigious honour: Commendatore dell’Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana
Full professor of experimental physics, he will receive the title on 2 June at the Physics department of UniTrento.
27 The Paolo Prodi archive donated to UniTrento
The family of the modern history professor, former rector of the University and head of the Faculty of Humanities, made the donation.

February 2019


Open doors 
Orientation week to make the right academic choice.


Energy of the future? Simply Sun
is launching the 2019 5 per mille campaign sustaining the project “Simply Sun”.


ICT Days
The Information and Communication Technology event.

January 2019


Open doors 
An event to give students the chance to experience University life first-hand.


Paolo Giorgini is the new director of the Department of information engineering and computer science
Full professor of artificial intelligent systems, he will lead the department until 2021.