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Italy: University of Rome La Sapienza
Rome, Italy (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
|Restrictions:||UB applicants only|
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Fall||2017||03/15/2017 **||Rolling Admission||09/15/2017||12/23/2017|
|NOTE: *Although the Fall semester at La Sapienza runs through January 31, 2018, UB students may make arrangements to take their final exams in early December. Fall & Academic Year Electrical Engineering program application deadlines have been extended to March 30.|
|Academic Year||2017-2018||03/30/2017 **||Rolling Admission||09/15/2017||06/30/2018|
|Spring||2018||10/01/2017 **||Rolling Admission||02/10/2018||06/30/2018|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Indicates that deadline has passed
|Open to:||UB students only||Language of Instruction:||English|
|Minimum GPA:||3.0||Eligibility:||Seniors only|
|Area of Study:||Electrical Engineering||Term:||Academic Year, Fall, Spring|
|Housing Options:||Off Campus||Program Advisor:||Krista Paszkowsky|
|Credits:||12-18 per semester|
University of Rome La Sapienza
University of Rome la Sapienza (Sapienza Università di Roma), founded in 1303 by Pope Boniface VIII, is one of the oldest universities in the world and a high performer among the largest universities in international rankings. The main campus was opened in 1935. It is situated close to the city center, and is the largest in Europe - a real city within a city where teaching activities are integrated with libraries, museums as well as comprehensive student services. Faculties and Departments also carry out their activities in decentralized locations in different parts of the city. There are two other university campuses elsewhere in Lazio.
La Sapienza offers a vast array of courses including degree programs, PhD courses, one to two year professional courses and specialization schools in many disciplines, run by 63 Departments and 11 Faculties.
University at Buffalo undergraduate Electrical Engineering seniors will take graduate level courses while at La Sapienza. Students can choose courses offered in English in the following programs:
The University of Rome La Sapienza has an agreement with Abitaplus, a rental agency which offers a one-stop service for university students. The apartments and rooms are furnished and located in various neighborhoods in Rome.
Estimated costs for this program can be found at the top of this page next to Budget Sheets by clicking on the term.
UB students are encouraged to apply for study abroad scholarships. To learn more about the scholarships available to UB students, please visit our scholarships page.
Fall Semester*: Late September-Late December (final exams held January-February)
Spring Semester: Late February-Late June
*Fall semester final exams are usually held through February, however, special arrangements can be made for students to sit for final exams in December.
Fall Semester and Academic Year: March 15
Spring Semester: October 1
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Visit the University of Rome La Sapienza website.