Located in the eternal city of Rome, Luiss is an international university specialized in the social
sciences, providing a diverse learning environment based on entrepreneurship, responsibility and
At Luiss, we inspire and enable a better world, believing that social sciences play – and will continue to play – a central role in the emerging digital society.
Top reasons to study here
1- Research-led: Luiss faculty members are top experts in their fields, actively engaged in their
research communities as well as in their professional and management communities.
2- Experience-based: Luiss relies upon a highly selected pool of top executives, chartered consultants and diplomats to discuss topics they
3- Problem-driven: our programs
require students to engage in projects and research, in which they are expected to develop solutions to real-world problems.
Luiss University programs
about Luiss University
Luiss is an independent university that evolved out of an earlier Roman institution, the Pro Deo, between 1974 and 1978. Throughout its four Departments of Economics and Finance, Business and Management, Law, and Political Science, Luiss offers an innovative and sophisticated educational approach.
The Luiss educational model combines academic rigor with practical relevance.
Academically: Luiss faculty members are top experts in their fields, actively engaged in
their research communities and providing students with a solid, academic foundation.
Professionally: Luiss draws upon its connections with top executives, diplomats and other key figures to bring students real-world
perspectives and models.
Personally: Luiss students are engaged in a wide variety of research and projects that enhance
their so-called “soft skills”, from flexibility and teamwork to problem solving and time management.
Luiss University produces social sciences research in the fields of: economics, history, political science, sociology, law and management.
more than 500 public and private institutions as well as multinational companies, Luiss is able to provide students and graduates with real career opportunities, supporting them in entering the job market through internships, meetings and
seminars with leading international companies and institutions.
With more than 120 annual meetings, the Career Services. office increases students’ chances of getting hired by offering the support of skilled recruiting professionals.
Dedicated staff to provide students with information on administrative formalities, activities and other opportunities throughout their time at Luiss.
Luiss works with a real estate agency near the University.
Complementary Italian courses are to provide basic knowledge of the language and facilitate everyday communication.
students are offered a wide range of cultural activities, from exploring unusual and secret places in Rome to contests, competitions and sports activities.
A service focused on culture shock, available to students who might need help or advice on culture-related issues.
University tutors help students to build an educational path that meets their job market goals by supporting them in making academic choices.
Academic tutors organize study groups on specific subjects exam workouts through the Academic Gym.
Luiss university helps students find housing near campus, offering a variety of options to suit different needs: Luis residences, affiliated residences and private rooms and apartments.
- Maria Teresa Panunzi
- Collegio Universitario di Merito Don Nicola Mazza
- Villa Betania
Renovated both in terms of its vision and spaces, the Luiss Library is specialized in the Social Sciences and serves as the primary reference point for scientific research, supplying constant support to the teaching programs of the University.
In order to strengthen the digital services offered, the library offers off- campus access to its online catalog and electronic collections with over 500,000 e-books, more than 170,000 e-journals
and 180 databases.
The Library is open from Monday to Saturday. Its open and multi functional spaces give students the opportunity to study, take advantage of the bibliographic research support services, and access the print collections, with around 103,000 books and over 1,170 magazines.
- Internet Accounts
- Computer Rooms
- Eduroam Connectivity
- Website Traffic Monitoring
- Web Services
- Luiss Wellbeing Hub
- Annual check-ups and screenings
- Affiliated laboratories
- Emergency medical assistance
- Accident insurance
Luiss has 12 structures, including teaching spaces, offices and residences, in Rome and Milan with the Milano Luiss Hub.
The University’s main campuses are revered in Rome for their architecture, representing important movements in the city’s artistic history, as well as for their lush gardens, small oases in a busy city.
- Viale Pola Campus
- Villa Blanc Campus
Viale di Villa Emiliani Campus
Viale Romania Campus
Via Parenzo Campus
cost of accommodation : around €9000 per year
cost of living : around €400-€500 per month
In the academic year 2016/2017, through Luiss Sport Academy, students are given the twofold possibility of obtaining a managerial education alongside playing new sports disciplines. All Luiss students-athletes can enrol to Luiss Sport Program, which allows them to keep practicing their preferred sports at competitive level, while also attending a top-quality academic curriculum, with the chance of applying for sports scholarships.
Luiss Guido Carli University encourages student participation in all areas of university life.
The university promotes student associations and clubs by supporting activities organized by students, providing them with dedicated space, funds and media.
- Luiss is accredited by Equis, a recognition only given to the top 1% Business Schools and Departments in the world. EQUIS – accredited
- Number 22 in the world for Politics and International Studies and in the top 100 for Business and Management, Law and Social Sciences. QS – ranked
- Among the world’s top 100 Masters in Management, Luiss also ranks third in Career Progress. FT – ranked
- Luiss is ranked first in medium-sized private universities by Censis, Italy’s most authoritative socio-economic research institute. CENSIS – ranked
- 95% Employed Alumni after a year
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