University schools are active since January 1, 2013

The year 2013 saw the activation of the eight schools of the University of Padua as required by law no. 240 of 30 December 2010. The School of Science includes courses at the former Faculty of Sciences and the former Department of Statistics.

Schools have responsibility for coordination and rationalization of educational activities, including the proposed establishment, activation, modification, decommissioning or closure of courses of study, as well as management of common services.

The list of the eight schools of the University is shown on:

The School of Science brings together the departments of:

  • Biology
  • Physics and Astronomy "Galileo Galilei"
  • Geosciences
  • Mathematics
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Statistical Sciences
  • Information engineering
  • Economic and Business Sciences "Marco Fanno"

During the transitional period, by the termination of the Faculty (1 January 2012), the activation of the schools, the structures that temporarily took the place of the former Faculty were the Units for Integrated Education (UOI). The Coordinator of UOI of Sciences Moreno was Prof. Meneghetti, that of UOI of Statistical Sciences was Prof. Guido Masarotto.