It was founded in 1290 and is one of the oldest in Italy. At the present time, the University of Macerata, with its long history, plays a very remarkable role. Its Departments make up a homogeneous whole in which academic staff and students can find common cultural interests and points for discussion in the spirit of a real universitas studiorum.
These are the 7 faculties in which the university is divided into:
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Cultural Heritage
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Letters and Philosophy
Faculty of Political Sciences
Department of Economics and Law
Department of Law
Department of Education, Cultural Heritage and Tourism
Department of Political Science, Communication and International Relations
Department of Humanities – Languages, Language Liaison, History, Arts, Philosophy
All European and non-European applicants, regardless of their citizenship, can be admitted to the university. In cases of dual citizenship, Italian citizenship takes priority.
The University mission consists in:
increasing the value of a more than seven-century-long history dedicated to the merit and the quality of all the students, researchers, professors and technical-administrative staff;
planning our choices with commitment and intelligence;
improving and promoting the results of research into the excellence areas;
expanding our international network to support the local development.
The town of Macerata is a quiet but vibrant town, located between the sea and the mountains, the perfect equilibrium between nature and man-made constructions. Many cultural events take place in Macerata, some of which are international renowned, such as the opera season “Macerata Opera” and the singer-songwriter festival “Musicultura”, both taking place in the unique and spectacular setting of the Sferisterio Arena.
Why study here
UniMC provides an international environment and by state-of-the-art services. At the same time it offers a unique opportunity to experience a typical Italian way of life: the university is located in the town center, with its historic buildings and medieval pathways. It is a “campus in the town”!