University of Salento

country rank  41
world rank  2012

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University Overview

Established in 1966, Università del Salento (University of Salento) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Lecce (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Puglia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Salento. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministero dell'Istruzione, dell'Università e della Ricerca, Italia (Ministry of Education, Universities and Research, Italy), Università del Salento (Unisalento) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Università del Salento (Unisalento) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Salento
Acronym Unisalento
Founded 1966

University Location

Address Vialle Gallipoli 49
Lecce (population range: 50,000-249,999)
73100 Puglia
T +39 0832 29 11 11
F +39 0832 3369
Other locations Salento

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

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
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 800-899
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of Salento's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported



  • European University Association EUA

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020