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The course provides the scientific foundations and methods for the study of marine organisms, from microscopic ones to large predators, emphasizing the importance of interactions between the various species and with the environment, in a broad interdisciplinary context. Unique in the Italian panorama to combine theoretical training with a high number of practical experiences, with subjects in which the sea becomes the didactic and experimental "laboratory", includes professional teaching and provides knowledge for the management and analysis of experimental data. The network of collaborations and exchanges with international research centers allows you to complete a university education in which passion becomes competence.

Build your own future. This is what you can do with this degree.

5 reasons to enrol on the degree programme

First ranking in Italy in EARTH AND MARINE SCIENCES 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 (WUR)

To be ready for the rich offer of thesis subjects that can be performed also abroad or in the frame of international research projects

To engage a theoretical-practical educational path comprehensive of laboratory, field or oceanographic vessel work

Experimental Marine Laboratory – a unique experience where students and teachers perform together marine fieldwork

It offers an integrated multidisciplinary view with strong theoretical basis and competitive technical experiences

The course in numbers

  • 59% International students and students not residing in the region

  • 84% Graduates aligned to the exam schedule

  • 11% Graduates with experience abroad

  • 92% Graduates satisfied with their studies

  • 25% Graduates who are working

  • 20% Graduates who are not working but are studying or not looking for work

  • 55% Graduates who are not working but looking for work

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