University of Turin

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The University of Turin (Italian: Università degli Studi di Torino, UNITO) is a public research university in the city of Turin, in the Piedmont region of Italy. It is one of the oldest universities in Europe and continues to play an important role in research and training. It is steadily ranked among the top 5 Italian universities[3] and it is ranked third for research activities in Italy, according to the latest data[4] by ANVUR.

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University of Turin
Università degli Studi di Torino
Latin: Alma Universitas Taurinensis
TypePublic research university
Establishedc. 1404; 619 years ago (1404)
FounderLouis of Piedmont
Academic affiliations
Endowment€460 million (2018)[1]
RectorStefano Geuna
Academic staff
Administrative staff
Students81,200 (February 2022)[2]
Undergraduates78,900 (February 2022)[2]
Postgraduates1,200 (February 2022)[2]
1,100 (February 2022)[2]
Location, ,
45°04′10″N 7°41′20″E
Sports teamsCUS Torino
ColorsGray & Black
MascotToro the Bull
Hall of the Rectorate Palace of the University of Turin