Top 3 reasons to study here

  • Developing knowledge, skills and attitudes today for the job of tomorrow .
  • Top level research in national and international groups and in inter-disciplinary fields.
  • High quality education to develop key competences for entering the national and international job market.



Università degli Studi dell’Insubria was founded on the 14th of July 1998. It is a public, modern and dynamic university located in Como, Varese and Busto Arsizio. 



Apprenticeship for Higher Education and Research

8 Contracts for the degree in:

  • Mathematics (2),
  • Computer Science (3 and 6 starting),
  • Tourism Science (2),
  • Interlinguistic and Intercultural Mediation Science (1);
  • 1 Contract for the PhD in Biotechnology, Biosciences and Surgical Technologies;

1 Master in International Hospitality Management


Since its foundation, the University of Insubria has always been promoting the continuous development of basic and applied scientific research, in order to provide and guarantee high standard levels of innovation, learning, creativeness and planning thanks to the intense activities of its research groups, structures and services.

Master's Programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (3)
Medicine & Health (1)


Housing services

Looking for accommodation? The University of Insubria offers accommodation for students and visitors in 3 University Residences, according to availability.

To take advantage of the accommodation service, students must meet the criteria established by a competitive examination announcement, also known as “Bando”, published annually during the summer. A detailed description of terms and conditions for the allocation of accommodation, according to a ranking or list of results (also known as “Graduatoria”), can be found in the “Bando”. 

ICT services

Technical assistance portal of the SIC Center and the SIBA Center.

Medical services

  • People living in Italy can receive their medical assistance through a mixed public/private system.
  • Eu citizens holding a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) can use Italian National Health Service (SSN) as they are covered by their home health insurance.

Student Life

Sports facilities

The University of Insubria, as part of the pursuit of its institutional purposes, intends to encourage participation in the university courses of athletes engaged in high-level technical-competitive preparation, national and international, while at the same time supporting participation in sports activities competition by university students. To this end it has established, by regulation, the University sports colleges, on the basis of agreements signed with the federations of Atletica (FIDAL), Canottaggio (FIC), Archery (FITARCO) and Winter Sports (FISI).

Need more information? Visit University Website