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Sapienza University of Rome

Italian university founded in Rome in 1303

From Wikipedia

The Sapienza University of Rome , also called simply Sapienza or the University of Rome, is a research university that is located in Rome, Italy. Formally known as Università degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza", it is one of the largest European universities by enrollments and one of the oldest in history, founded in 1303. The University is one of the most prestigious Italian universities and in the world, commonly ranking first in national rankings and in Southern Europe. In 2018, 2019 and 2021 it ranked first in the world for classics and ancient history.

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What is Sapienza University of Rome known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#58 World Rank
Mathematics
#53 World Rank
Physics
#127 World Rank
Literature
#102 World Rank
Engineering
#167 World Rank
Biology
#111 World Rank
Philosophy
#48 World Rank
Economics
#206 World Rank
Medical
#176 World Rank
Education
#174 World Rank
Computer Science
#167 World Rank
Law
#327 World Rank
Business
#191 World Rank
History
#236 World Rank
Political Science
#342 World Rank
Chemistry
#171 World Rank
Religious Studies
#235 World Rank
Psychology
#262 World Rank
Communications
#120 World Rank
Anthropology
#132 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#178 World Rank
Sociology
#379 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1004 World Rank
Social Work
#2852 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Sapienza University of Rome's Most influential alumni?

Sapienza University of Rome 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Economics, Physics, and Mathematics

Giovanni Jona-Lasinio

Giovanni Jona-Lasinio

Italian physicist

Staffan de Mistura

Italian-Swedish diplomat

Patrick du Val

British mathematician

Angelo Celli

Italian physician and biologist

Guido Altarelli

Guido Altarelli

Theoretical physicist

Ignazio Visco

Italian banker

Paolo Leon

Paolo Leon

Economist

Manfredi Nicoletti

Manfredi Nicoletti

Italian architect

Giorgio Gaja

Italian jurist

Amico Bignami

Amico Bignami

Italian physician and pathologist

Gennaro Chierchia

Italian linguist

Scott O'Dell

American children's writer