Tor Vergata University of Rome, also known as the University of Rome II (Italian: Università degli Studi di Roma “Tor Vergata”), is a publicresearch university located in Rome, Italy Its current rector is Orazio Schillaci, a professor in the Faculties of Medicine and Surgery. It was established in 1982 with the goal of providing high-quality education for students preparing to meet the ever-evolving needs and opportunities of the 21st-century workforce. Located in the southeastern suburb of Rome, the university combines a liberal arts tradition with emphasis on career orientation in the field of Economics, Engineering, Mathematics and Physics, Natural Sciences and Medicine. Furthermore, the university was designed to reflect the same atmosphere that students would feel in Anglo-Saxon campuses. Many professors of the university are important members of the Italian cultural and political environment.
The University of Rome Tor Vergata is structured in 6 Schools (Economics; Law; Engineering; Humanities and Philosophy; Medicine and Surgery; Mathematics, Physics and Natural Sciences) which are organised in 18 Departments.
Moreover, Tor Vergata teaching encompasses 150 post lauream courses (advanced training courses, 1st and 2nd Level Vocational Master) and 50 Specialisation Schools.
The offered training covers more than 200 professional figures and possible career opportunities.
The University of Rome “Tor Vergata” develops thematic and inter-disciplinary research programmes with first-class institutions (at national and international level) and the best universities worldwide.
At present 99 projects are funded by the EU within the 7th Framework Programme and 42 projects are funded through other European and international programmes.
Tor Vergata University of Rome offers a variety of career services tailored to enhance the students experience during and after their study career. The Placement Office for example organises several career days among university faculties. Also the alumni associations are often promoting events created to help students meet with the most influential companies in the market.
University at a glance
International Students Website
It is ranked 7th among Italian universities in the world university rankings by QS
It is the only Italian University in the special QS World University Rankings
It has a unique research environment and one of the most dynamic aggregations in Italy
This University has many distinguished faculty menbers and alumni among them former Italian Prime Minister and many accomplished academics
1st Year Tuition Fees
INR 2.2L – 4.3L
18 – 24 Months
SAT: AcceptedIELTS: AcceptedTOEFL: Accepted
GRE: AcceptedIELTS: 6-6.5TOEFL: 65-75
IELTS: 6 & AboveTOEFL: 65 & Above
On campus accommodation
It has a University Residence inside the Campus, where Italian and International students live
It also provides students housing viaRui Foundation to International students