Università degli Studi della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli

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University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli"
Università degli Studi della Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli"
TypePublic
Established1991
RectorGiuseppe Paolisso
Students30,371
Location
Caserta, Naples, provinces of Caserta and Naples
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CampusUrban
Sports teamsCUS Caserta
AffiliationsUNIMED
Websitewww.unicampania.it/

The University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli (Italian: Università degli Studi della Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli") is an Italian research university founded in late 1991. Its main seat is in Caserta, but its academic departments are also located in a series of historic and contemporary buildings in Naples, Aversa, Capua and Santa Maria Capua Vetere.

It was previously named The Second University of Naples, as it was created to reduce University of Naples Federico II's overload.

History and profile[edit]

The first Academic Year started on 1 November 1992.

Notably, the Primo Policlinico di Napoli was one of the oldest university hospitals in Naples. It also represents one of the university's core buildings, located in the city of Naples.

Organization[edit]

The University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli is divided into academic departments, service and research centres.

Aversa[edit]

Caserta[edit]

Capua[edit]

Naples[edit]

Santa Maria Capua Vetere[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°04′04″N 14°19′51″E / 41.0678°N 14.3308°E / 41.0678; 14.3308