Tor Vergata University of Rome

Roma, Italy
The University of Rome Tor Vergata is a public university located in Rome, Italy. It is one of the largest research-based institutions in the country. The University is an international center for research and education and it is well known for scientific studies.



The University of Rome Tor Vergata was established in 1982: it is therefore a relatively young University. It was designed on the model of Anglo-Saxon campuses: it stretches on 600 hectares and hosts important research institutions, such as CNR and the Italian Space Agency - ASI.


  • 600 Hectares Wide;
  • 19 Departments, 6 Disciplinary Areas (Economics; Law; Engineering; Arts; Medicine; Mathematics, Physics and Natural Sciences);
  • 112 Courses (bachelor, M.Sc./M.A. and one-cycle), 209 Specialisation Courses, 31 PhD Courses;
  • 350 Lecture Rooms, 29 Computer Labs;


  • The University participates in 4 of the 54 projects FIR (Future In Research) approved in 2013.
  • In the framework of PRIN 2012 (programmes of considerable national interest), the University is the 12th for the number of projects approved and the 7th for cofinancing granted.

Master's Programmes

Social Sciences (5)
Business & Management (4)
Law (2)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at Tor Vergata University of Rome!


Student services

Among the most important international networks developed by the University of Rome Tor Vergata the following stand out:

  • EUA Network (European University Association): the University of Rome Tor Vergata is part of EUA Network, i.e. a network representing higher education institutions and the Rectors’ Conferences of 46 European Countries.
  • YERUN (Young European Research Universities Network): the University of Rome Tor Vergata is the only Italian university in YERUN, which includes 18 young European universities (less than 50 years of activity) standing out for their results in some of the most important international university rankings (QS World University, Times Higher Education and Shanghai Ranking).

Housing services

Immersed in the greenery of Tor Vergata neighbourhood, CampusX Rome offers its residents an opportunity to reach their University buildings on foot. Not far from Fiumicino and Ciampino airports and just a few meters from Policlinico di Tor Vergata Hospital.This facility can accommodate about 1200 people with 718 available accommodation solutions (single or double). It offers all necessary services to enjoy your University experience.

Library services

The libraries on campus are organized by areas of study and by School. The campus community has free access to them. Each library autonomously decides upon entrance of the general public and guest students. The School of Engineering and the School of Law also have departmental libraries

Student Life

Campus life

A Campus Shuttle service is available from “Tor Vergata” railway station to the University Campus. Free for students and employees.Timetable (until June 26th, from Mondays to Fridays)

Sports facilities

  • Recreational Sports
The university sports center offers a five-a-side soccer field, two tennis fields, a volleyball field, a basketball field.

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