Università Pontificia Salesiana

Università Pontificia Salesiana

country rank: 4
world rank: 5374

University Overview

Established in 1940 as a non-profit private higher-education school in Rome, Università Pontificia Salesiana (Salesian Pontifical University) is a private higher-education institution that is not affiliated with any religious order (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Branch campuses for this school are also located in the following locations: Torino and Jerusalem are two of the most important cities in the world. It is officially recognized by the Congregation for Catholic Education of the Vatican City State. Università Pontificia Salesiana (UPS) is a coeducational Vatican higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion that is formally recognized by the Congregation for Catholic Education of the Vatican City State. The Università Pontificia Salesiana (UPS) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and doctoral degrees in a variety of fields of study in a variety of areas of study. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. International candidates are able to submit an application for admission. Furthermore, UPS offers a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services to students. These include: a library, housing, financial assistance and/or scholarship opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Acronym UPS
Founded 1940

University Location

Address Piazza dell'Ateneo Salesiano, 1 Roma 00139 Vatican City State
Tel +39 06 872 901
Fax +39
Other locations Torino, Jerusalem

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU) Fédération des Universités Catholiques d’Europe et du Liban (FUCE) European University Association (EUA) International Association of Universities (IAU) Conference of Rectors of Universities and Pontifical Roman Institutions (CRUIPRO)

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