University of Genoa, Italy

With about 35 000 students and 1 800 faculty members, the University of Genoa (UNIGE), located in Genoa, Italy, is one of the largest universities in Italy, organized into 5 Schools offering a total of 125 First Degree courses and 90 Second Degree masters.

Research activities in Robotics at UNIGE are carried out in two Departments (namely DIBRIS and DIME), which are part of the Polytechnic School of the University of Genoa. The Polytechnic School originates from two former Faculties, namely the Faculties of Engineering and Architecture. Throughout the last decade, first the Faculty of Engineering and then the Polytechnic School have been consistently ranked among the top five Schools and Faculties in Italy. The activities in the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are carried out in the Department of Informatics, Bioengineering, Robotics and Systems Engineering (DIBRIS), whereas activities in the field of Mechanical Engineering are carried out in the Department of Mechanical Engineering (DIME). The two Departments are very active in both education and research activities.
Published on December 7, 2017 Updated on December 8, 2017