University of Urbino

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University of Urbino
motto Urbino città campus
founding 1506
Sponsorship state
place Urbino , Italy
Rector Vilberto Stocchi
Students 22,000
Professors 790

The University of Urbino "Carlo Bo" ( Italian Università degli Studi di Urbino "Carlo Bo" , UNIURB ) is a university with headquarters in the Italian city ​​of Urbino and facilities in Pesaro and Fano . It was founded in 1506 at the instigation of Pope Julius II , was a private university until 2006 and has been state-owned ever since. Since 2003 it has been named after Carlo Bo , who was rector of the university from 1947 until his death in 2001. In 1965 the architect Giancarlo De Carlo began a comprehensive renovation project of the university buildings in Urbino. 20,000 students are currently enrolled.


The university has ten faculties:

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Coordinates: 43 ° 43 ′ 19.2 ″  N , 12 ° 38 ′ 13.2 ″  E