University of Bologna

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Global Influence
University in Bologna, Italy

About University of Bologna

According to Wikipedia, The University of Bologna is a research university in Bologna, Italy. Founded in 1088 by an organised guild of students , it is the oldest university in continuous operation in the world, and the first university in the sense of a higher-learning and degree-awarding institute, as the word universitas was coined at its foundation.

University of Bologna's Online Degrees

What Is University of Bologna Known For?

University of Bologna is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Bologna's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Bologna's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Bologna's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Law, Education, and Religious Studies. Here are some of University of Bologna's most famous alumni:

Nicolaus Copernicus
Nicolaus Copernicus
A Polish mathematician and astronomer .
Petrarch
Petrarch
An Italian scholar and poet .
Luigi Galvani
Luigi Galvani
An Italian physician, physicist, and philosopher.
Leon Battista Alberti
Leon Battista Alberti
An Italian architect .
Thomas Becket
Thomas Becket
A Chancellor of England, Archbishop of Canterbury, saint.
Carlo Rovelli
Carlo Rovelli
An Italian physicist.
Marcello Malpighi
Marcello Malpighi
An Italian physician .
Peter Lombard
Peter Lombard
A Medieval priest and theologian.
Corrado Gini
An Italian statistician .
Lazzaro Spallanzani
Lazzaro Spallanzani
An Italian priest, biologist and physiologist .
Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro
Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro
An Italian mathematician.
Carlo Ginzburg
Carlo Ginzburg
An Italian historian .

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