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  • Locations: Bologna, Italy
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
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  • Restrictions: SIU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall Semester 2020 03/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Program Description:
University of BolognaBologna, Italy
Bologna, Italy

In 1988, the University of Bologna celebrated its 900th birthday, a shocking reminder that the university is indeed the oldest in the western world. Its history is one of great thinkers in science and the humanities, making it an indispensable point of reference in the panorama of European culture. The university has multiple campuses in order to permit the diffusion of educational offering and the activation of a stable research activity on the premises with the intent to better the functionality and quality of university community life.
Bologna is the largest and (capital) city of Emilia-Romagna Region in Northern Italy. Bologna is a lively and cosmopolitan Italian college city, with a rich history, art, cuisine, music, and culture. It is the seventh largest city in terms of population in Italy, heart of a metropolitan area of about one million people.
Academic System and Language Requirements
Most of the course units are taught in Italian, but course units taught in English are also available. The language of instruction is shown in the courses catalogue, for each course unit. Students can also take Italian language courses.
The academic calendars, exams and lesson timetables vary by department. Classes usually start in September/October and end in May. First semester exams take place in January, February and March and second semester exams take place in June and July.
Accommodations and Other Arrangements
Students usually live in the university residences. The university also offers support in finding other options in the private market.

For more information and a detailed FAQ, please visit the MAUI-Utrecht Network page for Ruhr-Universität Bochum.