University of Messina


piazza Pugliatti 1, 98122 Messina


+390906768534 (International Relations Office), +390906768539 (International Cooperation Unit),


The University of Messina (UniME) is one of the oldest universities in Italy. It was founded by the Jesuits in 1548. In has 12 Departments that offer a total of 77 Degree Programmes in the fields of life sciences, sciences and technology, human and social sciences. There are approximately 24,000 enroled students. For several years now UniME has been pursuing an intense program to promote international exchanges.

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UniME offers 5 Degree courses in English:
Degree in Medicine & Surgery (6-year long program)
Master’s Degree in Engineering and Computer Science
Vocational Master’s Degree in Banking and Finance 
Master’s Degree in International Management
Master’s Degree in Physics: Condensed Matter Physics

UniME also offers 13 Ph.D. Programmes, most of them in English.

UniME features a modern and fully equipped sports centre run by the University Sports Centre (CUS-UniME). Sports facilities promote amateur sports and are among the most advanced in Italy. Students can participate in sports and take courses in all main indoor and outdoor sports. Sports facilities include indoor and outdoor pools, dance room, a large multi-gym area, rugby, baseball, tennis, soccer and hockey pitches, and more. For further information please visit: