World League
University of Palermo

Italy

Piazza Marina, 61 901133 Palermo

685 World
rank
19 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1806
Short name:
No information
Type:
State-supported
Students:
43880
Faculty:
1960
Faculty/Students Ratio:
22
:
1
Web-site:
portale.unipa.it
Region:
Europe
Location:
Palermo
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 685 20.192
Teaching 670 16.561
Research 633 20.983
International Diversity 684 10.758
Financial Sustainability 572 38.44
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 616 13.615
Research Perfomance Rankings 565 30.807
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TEACHING
World Rank: 670
Country rank: 19
Score: 16.561
League: World League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 633
Country rank: 19
Score: 20.983
League: World League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 684
Country rank: 19
Score: 10.758
League: World League
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 572
Country rank: 17
Score: 38.44
League: World League
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

The new corporate identity of the University of Palermo revives, interprets and reformulates the signs and values characterizing its life to date, making it recognizable as a prestigious institution. At the University of Palermo there are very mixed cultural areas, covering broad knowledge areas. The University equally also oriented to teaching and research, given the importance of both areas and the inevitable interactions between them.

Mission Statement

The University combines tradition and experience with a constant openness to innovation, research, as well as to dialogue with the production sector, becoming a piece of the mosaic of institutions involved in territorial growth and in the development of international relations aiming at the diffusion of knowledge. The University of Palermo always takes on a social as well as cultural, educational mission, which is typical of a public university, and even more important given the particular geographical and social context in which it operates. The current educational offer consists of 56 1st cycle degree courses, 9 one-cycle courses, 60 2nd cycle courses, 23 university master courses, 47 specialization in the health area, 39 PhDs, aiming at training specific professional profiles, often in collaboration with companies and institutions. The University is strongly rooted in the region, which results in its Educational offer, structured in accordance with the peculiarities of Sicily.