University of Naples Federico II

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University in Naples

About University of Naples Federico II

According to Wikipedia, The University of Naples Federico II is a public university in Naples, Italy. Founded in 1224, it is the oldest public non-sectarian university in the world, and is now organized into 26 departments. It was Europe's first university dedicated to training secular administrative staff, and is one of the oldest academic institutions in continuous operation. Federico II is the third University in Italy by number of students enrolled, but despite its size it is still one of the best universities in Italy and the world, in southern Italy it leads 1st Ranking since it started, being particularly notable for research; in 2015 it was ranked among the top 100 universities in the world by citations per paper. The university is named after its founder Frederick II. In October 2016 the university hosted the first ever Apple IOS Developer Academy and in 2018 the Cisco Digital Transformation Lab.

University of Naples Federico II's Online Degrees

What Is University of Naples Federico II Known For?

University of Naples Federico II is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Naples Federico II's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Naples Federico II's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Naples Federico II's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Sociology. Here are some of University of Naples Federico II's most famous alumni:

Thomas Aquinas
Thomas Aquinas
An Italian Dominican friar, philosopher, Catholic priest, and Doctor of the Church.
Giambattista Vico
Giambattista Vico
An Italian philosopher, rhetorician, historian and jurist.
Giordano Bruno
Giordano Bruno
An Italian Dominican friar, philosopher and mathematician .
Alphonsus Liguori
Alphonsus Liguori
An Italian Catholic bishop .
Antonio Labriola
Antonio Labriola
An Italian philosopher .
Ettore Majorana
Ettore Majorana
An Italian physicist.
Umberto Nobile
An Italian aeronautical engineer and Arctic explorer .
Giuseppe Mercalli
Giuseppe Mercalli
An Italian volcanologist .
Augusto Graziani
An Italian economist .
Amadeo Bordiga
An Italian politician .
Nicola Fusco
An Italian mathematician.
Sergio Panunzio
A Revolutionary syndicalist and Italian fascist .

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