Università Politecnica delle Marche
Piazza Roma 22, 60121, Ancona, Italia
tel. : +390712201
University Polytechnic of Marche (UNIVPM), funded in 1959, offers undergraduate and graduate degrees as well as PhD Courses in Agriculture, Engineering, Economics, Medicine and Marine Biology. Its main site is Ancona but it is distributed all over the Marche Region at Ascoli Piceno, Fermo, Macerata, Pesaro and San Benedetto del Tronto. At present 700 professors/researchers and 650 administrative staff are employed for 17000 students. Twelve Departments cover 46 degree courses, 5 PhD schools and and 35 specialisation schools (these latter in the field of Medicine and Surgery). As far as the Faculty of Engineering is concerned, the main features of all the courses offered by the Faculty of Engineering are the project planning dimension as well as the strong technological connotation. The Faculty is endowed with the most vanguard scientific and technical laboratories, mainly operating in the fields of renewable energy sources, biomedical technology, environment protection, telecommunications, microelectronics, new materials and nanotechnologies. Seven three-year Degree Courses are currently running: Biomedical Engineering , Civil and environmental Engineering, Building Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Management Engineering, ICT and Automation Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. The six two-year Master Degree Courses are: Civil Engineering, Building Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Management Engineering, ICT and Automation Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering. A single-cycle five-year Master Degree course in Building Engineering and Architecture is recognized at european level. UNIVPM strategic priorities are: technological transfer for the enhancement of research, internationalization, student services and tutoring (before, during and after the university experience), and placement.
HOW TO ARRIVE:
Coming from the North:
exit at Ancona Nord and continue to Pescara. Continue along the SS16 variant for about 8 km until Baraccola Location and continue to Ancona center and at the first exit , follow the signs to the University.
Coming from the South:
exit at Ancona South along the ring road, keeping to the right continute to Ancona center, at the first exit, follow the signs to the University .
Raffaello Sanzio Airport is located north of Ancona, at Falconara-Castelferretti, about 15 km from the center. To reach the University there is a bus service to suburban line “J” which leads directly to the central station (Tickets are on sale at the airport kiosk)
By bus from Ancona Central Station:
From the train station take the bus “1/4”, from the sidewalk in front of the station (direction “Periferia”), get off at the terminal and take the bus “46” . Tickets are purchased at the tobacconist inside the station.