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University of Modena

University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia
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Seal of University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Latin: Universitas Studiorum Mutinensis et Regiensis
Established 1175
Type State-supported
Rector Prof. Aldo Tomasi
Students 20,000
Location Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Sports teams CUS Modena www.cus.unimore.it
Website www.unimore.it

The University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Italian: Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia), located in Modena and Reggio Emilia, Emilia-Romagna, Italy, is one of the oldest universities in Italy, founded in 1175, with a population of more than 20,000 students.

The medieval university disappeared by 1338 and was replaced by "three public lectureships" which did not award degrees and were suspended in the 1590s "for lack of money". The university was not reestablished in Modena until the 1680s and did not receive an imperial charter until 1685.[1]

Organization

The university is divided into twelve faculties. Eight faculties are located in Modena:


Four faculties are located in Reggio Emilia:

Points of interest

See also

References

External links

  • (Italian) (English) University of Modena and Reggio Emilia website

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Coordinates: 44°38′42″N 10°55′40″E / 44.64500°N 10.92778°E / 44.64500; 10.92778


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