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Pontificia Università Gregoriana

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Founded in 1551, the Pontificia Università Gregoriana (Pontifical Gregorian University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Rome (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially recognized by the Dicastery for Culture and Education of the Vatican City State, Pontificia Università Gregoriana (UNIGRE) is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational Vatican higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Pontificia Università Gregoriana (UNIGRE) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 473-year-old Vatican higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 80-89% making this Vatican higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UNIGRE also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Control Typeprivate


Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Entity Typenon-profit


Pontificia Università Gregoriana' Size by Total Enrollmentsmall-sized


Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Selectivity by Acceptance Rateleast selective

University Identity

Name (English) Pontifical Gregorian University
Acronym UNIGRE
Founded 1551
Motto Religioni et Bonis Artibus
For Religion and Culture
Colours Bordeaux and gray
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University Location

Address Piazza della Pilotta 4
Vatican City State
Pontificia Università Gregoriana's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Pontificia Università Gregoriana Phone Number +39 06 6701 1
Pontificia Università Gregoriana Fax Number +39 06 6701 5419

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Pontificia Università Gregoriana's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


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Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Pontificia Università Gregoriana.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

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Admission Information

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Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Pontificia Università Gregoriana a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's acceptance rate range is 80-89% making this institution a least selective higher education institution.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Admission Office Admission Office

Piazza della Pilotta 4
Roma 00187
06 6701 1

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Pontificia Università Gregoriana.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Pontificia Università Gregoriana has an enrollment range of 2,000-2,999 students making it a small-sized institution.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 400-499 academic employees (Faculty).

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Control Type Control Type

Pontificia Università Gregoriana is a private higher education institution.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Entity Type Entity Type

Pontificia Università Gregoriana is a non-profit higher education institution.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana is Christian-Catholic Religious Affiliation

Pontificia Università Gregoriana has a Christian-Catholic affiliation (Jesuit -

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

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Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Library University Library

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Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Housing University Housing

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Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

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University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Pontificia Università Gregoriana's main services:

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Study Abroad Study Abroad

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Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Career Services Career Services

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Recognition and Accreditation


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Pontificia Università Gregoriana's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Pontificia Università Gregoriana is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Dicastery for Culture and Education of the Vatican City State

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

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  • European University Association (EUA)
  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • European Federation of Catholic Universities (FUCE)
  • Unione Romana Biblioteche Ecclesiastiche (URBE)
  • Conferenza Rettori Università e Istituzioni Pontificie Romane (CRUIPRO)
  • International Association of Jesuit Universities (IAJU)
  • Kircher Network
  • The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR)
  • Refugee & Migrant Education Network

Academic Structure


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Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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