Vita-Salute San Raffaele University

At the heart of the San Raffaele Research Hospital lies the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, known as UniSR.

The UniSR was inaugurated in 1996 with its Psychology course, soon followed by the courses of Medicine, in 1998, and Philosophy, in 2002.

San Raffaele is recognized not only for its excellence in teaching and research but also for its quest towards answering the question Quid est homo, What is the man, believing that the human kind is biologically, psychologically and spiritually unique.

San Raffaele is classified as one of the leading biomedical research institutes in Italy and Europe. Its excellence in Medical Subjects is confirmed by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for both 2019 and 2020 where, UniSR is ranked 201-250 among the international universities evaluated, and in the first 10th position in Italy.

The Vita-Salute San Raffaele University is a point of reference in the field of university education and each department includes, other than the undergraduate and graduate courses, research centers, doctoral schools and masters for both national and international students offering a wide variety of courses in English.

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