Università degli studi di Trento Print

The University of Trento ranks consistently among the top Italian universities in recent CENSIS surveys. It is also one of the most international Universities in Europe, with a large number of joint degrees in all disciplines with counterparts in Austria, France and Germany. It hosts an EU Marie Curié Chair in Networking and Security, and is a co-recipient of an EU approved Erasmus Mundus Masters in Informatics (jointly with the Universities of Aachen and Edinburgh). It has a formalized long-term collaboration with universities and research centres in India through the ITPAR (India-Trentino) research centre. The university also hosts a large number of PhD students and postdoc from all over the world. Trento will host a Microsoft Research centre and an Italian-Indian research centre on web services. The university’s Department of Engineering and Computer Science (DISI) hosts an International Doctorate School with about 90 students, of whom 50% come from outside the EU. In recent years, the department has raised a number of EU and national research projects and a number of industrial projects.

Research and networking expertise

The Software Engineering and Formal Methods Research Group has a strong background in security engineering, software and requirements engineering, and service-oriented computing. Currently the UNITN team participated or is currently member in the following EU projects: SENSORIA, ITS-STREP-S3MS (where it is European coordinator), SERENITY, MASTER, and IST-SECURECHANGE.


Key scientific staff

Fabio Massacci

Paolo Giorgini

Amit K. Chopra

Bruno Crispo