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Summer Courses & Master Programs at University of Pisa, Italy

Established in 1343, the University of Pisa is an internationally-renown public institution, ranking among the top eight Italian universities and top 300 universities world-wide. The university has 20 departments with many high-level research centers, such as:

  • Agriculture
  • Astrophysics
  • Computer science
  • Engineering
  • Medicine
  • Veterinary medicine

University of Pisa welcomes international students from all around the world and offers a range of qualifications from short summer courses to PhD's and everything in between. Contact them using the "request information" button to learn more about their programs.


Master's degree
Business Administration Delivery method Length Location
Economics On campus 2 years Pisa
Computer Science & IT
Computer Science On campus 2 years Pisa
Computer Science and Networking On campus 2 years Pisa
Embedded Computing Systems On campus 2 years Pisa
Data Science & Analytics
Data Science and Business Informatics On campus 2 years Pisa
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering On campus 2 years Pisa
Engineering & Technology
Nuclear Engineering On campus 2 years Pisa
Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering On campus 2 years Pisa
Material Engineering
Materials and Nanotechnology On campus 2 years Pisa
Mechanical Engineering
Bionics Engineering On campus 2 years Pisa
Neuroscience On campus 2 years Pisa
Summer / Short course
Art & Design
Urban Design
The City and the Water On campus 13 days Pisa
Computer Science & IT
Data Science & Analytics
Introduction to Methods for Social Network Analysis with R On campus 5 days Pisa
R4Rchaeologists On campus 9 days Pisa
Summer School in Public Auditing and Accountability On campus, Online / Distance 5 days Pisa
Engineering & Technology
Fluid Machinery and Energy Systems Engineering On campus 4 days Pisa
Biomedical Engineering
Computer Aided Drugs Design Online / Distance 5 days Pisa
Electrical Engineering
Enabling Technologies for Industrial Internet of Things On campus, Online / Distance 1 week Pisa
General Studies
STEP - Short Term Exchange Program On campus 5 weeks Multiple (2)
Health & Well-Being
Body-Mind Interactions in Health and Disease On campus 1 week Pisa
From Early Detection to Early Surveillance and Intervention in Children at Risk of Cerebral Palsy On campus 5 days Pisa
Public Health
Cardiolung 2020: Updates in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Pathophysiology On campus 5 days Pisa
Muscle School: Exercise Muscle in Health and Disease On campus 11 days Pisa
Humanities & Culture
Digital Tools for Humanists On campus 11 days Pisa
Jewish Cultural Heritage: Italian Cemeteries On campus 5 days Pisa
Diagnosis in Heritage Science: 3. Focus on paintings On campus 5 days Pisa
Field School Pozzeveri in Archaeology and Bioarchaeology On campus 26 days Altopascio
Osteoarchaeology and Paleopathology Online / Distance 18 days Pisa
Syriac Codicology and Paleography On campus Pisa
Vada Volaterrana Archaeological Field School On campus 19 days Livorno
Food and Innovation in Rural Transition: the Tuscany Case Online / Distance 27 days Pisa
Investigating Historical Landscapes and Architectures: Methods and Tools On campus Pisa
Middle Egyptian Hieratic On campus 5 days Pisa
Political Science
Politics Ontologies Ecologies Online / Distance 5 days Pisa
Consciousness and Cognition Online / Distance 9 days Pisa
Sustainable Development
Governing Climate Resilient Cities: Challenges, Opportunities and Best Practices Online / Distance 5 days Pisa
Italian Language and Culture On campus 18 days Pisa
International Law
Solidarity in European Union Law On campus 4 days Pisa
Summer Student at Fermilab and other US Laboratories On campus 61 days Batavia
Theory and Practice in Transmission and Scanning Electron Microscopy On campus 8 days Pisa
From Genes to Cells: A Basic Course of Molecular, Cellular and Ultrastructural Biology On campus 12 days Pisa
Tor Vergata Summer School in Mathematics 2020 (Hokkaido, Pisa) On campus 2 weeks Multiple (2)
Tourism & Hospitality
Experiential Food Tourism On campus, Online / Distance 10 days Pisa
Italian Foodways of Gastronomy: The Tuscany Experience Online / Distance 10 weeks Pisa
Foundation / Pathway program
Foundation Course On campus Pisa

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Why study at University of Pisa

Founded in 1343, the University of Pisa is one of the most prestigious universities in Italy. Famous alumni of the University include Galileo Galilei, 3 Nobel prize winners and 2 Fields medalist.It is amongst the top 3 universities in Italy (ARWU).Nowadays the University of Pisa represents a prestigious modern center for teaching and advanced research.Pisa offers international students the unique opportunity to study and experience the richness of Italian history and culture in a beautiful and stimulating environment. Famous across the world for the Leaning Tower, almost all of its departments are located in the heart of the city. Its strategic geographical location, the international airport and the excellent rail connections offer the possibility of weekend trips to other parts of Italy and Europe.

The Foundation Course

A one-year programme taught exclusively in English, which bridges the gap between High School and University studies and it equips students with the appropriate academic grounding for an Italian degree at the University of Pisa.This programme is aimed at International students who have 11 or 10 years of schooling and have successfully completed High School and at American students who have not taken Advanced Placement (AP) courses during the last year of High School nor have attended 2 years of College

Summer Schools

Intensive academic courses for international students and also for graduates.They mostly last from 1 to 6 weeks and take place in an international context, with students and lecturers coming from various parts of the world and all lectures delivered in English.They are characterized by nonconventional teaching formats (workshops, tutorials, excursions, cultural events, business testimonials, etc.) and a multidisciplinary approach. Professors are experts in their areas and have a keen interest in what they do.Summer Schools meet strict academic regulations: each grants at least 3 ECTS credits and the participants who successfully pass the final exams will receive an official academic transcript.

Awards & Accreditations

top 3

universities in Italy

Shanghai ARWU (2019)

 top 200

universities in the world

Shanghai ARWU (2019)

top 10

universities in Italy

QS World (2019)

Student services & facilities

  • WIS!: the office for the enrolment of international students at the University of Pisa​. It helps them with​ residency permit​, tax code​, health insurance​, bank account​ and accommodation​
  • University dining halls
  • CUS: University Sports Center
  • 17 libraries
  • Orientation Service, Counseling Service and Career Service

Student lifestyle

Our students can benefit of many cultural and social events. There are 40 University students associations, which organize many activities and events, increasing the wide offer of entertainments of Pisa.


The University of Pisa is not a campus-based university and instead has its buildings and departments spread throughout the city. In terms of accommodation, students usually find housing through the city's many estate agents or by checking out postings placed on notice boards in each of the University's departments.

Students often share an apartment with other Italian or international students. The cost of renting a room is roughly 250.00/350.00 euros per month excluding the cost of utilities and the individual share of general expenses for the building's maintenance.

In addition to this, students and guests of the University of Pisa are now able to benefit from a series of discounts and promotions on accommodation prices, thanks to a number of agreements made by the University with various housing facilities in the city. Special rates are offered by Residence Le Benedettine, the hotel Abitalia Tower Plaza and the Residence San Rossore.Amongst the numerous other facilities in Pisa, University students and guests can also find rooms at Hostel Pisa Villa Giulia, at Residence Tulipan and at the Pensionato Universitario "Giuseppe Toniolo".

Scholarships & funding

University of Pisa has got several kind of scholarships and funding options.To discover all of them and get more information, please inquire for information. 


University of Pisa

Lungarno Pacinotti 43
56126 Pisa

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