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Introduction HEInnovate Workshop Sofia 26sept

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Introduction HEInnovate Workshop Sofia 26sept

  1. 1. Introducing Università degli Studi di Bergamo FABIO PREVIDI HEInnovate workshop Sofia – September 26th, 2014
  2. 2. Who we are • Lombardy: a region in the heart of Europe o among the highest GDP per capita o more than 10 million inhabitants • A State University: o about 16,000 students (undergraduates and graduates) o about 300 PhD students o 7% student growth rate per year between 2001 and 2011 o teaching staff: 331 (professors and researchers) o administrative staff: 230 Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 2
  3. 3. Where we are • Cultural and social environment o a medieval town with a key historical role o a bridge between Western and Eastern Europe (Bergamo airport is the Southern Europe hub for Ryanair and other low cost airlines, turning over 9 million passengers in 2012) • Economic features of the region o multinational companies based in the Bergamo area: Brembo, Gewiss, Italcementi, SIAD, Tenaris Group o among the highest entrepreneurship indexes (Small and SME o export-oriented specialized manufacture industry (top level in 2012); Germany among the top partners Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 3
  4. 4. What we teach and research - UniBG • Campus of Humanities o in the “Upper Town” • Campus of Economics and Law o in the city of Bergamo • walking distance - train station • district heating grid & 142 kWp solar panels • Campus of Engineering o in Dalmine (industrial area) • district heating grid & 102 kWp solar Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 4 panels o inside the science park “Kilometro Rosso” Caravaggio Airport 2 km
  5. 5. Toward an international University • 2013: 14% of master students in 3 MD entirely in English • 2014: 25% students in 5 MD in English • 2015: 35% students in 7 MD in English, on a total of 15 MD UniBG Students 2008/09 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 5 2015/16 Exp % enrolments of students outside of the province 28.0 28.4 30.2 34.0 34.8 50.0 % enrolments in MD courses of students with BD from other UNI 8.0 17.0 19.0 23.0 26.7 33.0 % MD/BD students 19.9 22.5 23.2 23.7 24.0 35.0 % foreign students 3.8 4.2 4.6 4.8 5.2 10.0 % enrolled in MD entirely in English * 0 0 0 9.0 11.0 35.0
  6. 6. A growing university in a competitive environment • 12 Universities in Lombardy • 84 Universities in Italy Insubria 1 Brescia Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 6 University Students 2010 (x 1000) Growth % (2007- 2010) Milan – Statale 59.9 2.50% Milan – Cattolica 40.1 1.40% Milan – Politecnico 36.7 1.40% Milan – Bicocca 30.7 4.50% Pavia 22.1 0.40% Bergamo 14.6 6.00% Brescia 14.5 3.80% Milan – Bocconi 13.1 2.40% Varese – Insubria 9.2 -0.10% Milan – IULM 4.4 -17.90% Milan – San Raffaele 1.9 2.30% Castellanza – C. Cattaneo 1.8 -4.70% Total Lombardy 249.1 1.90% Total Italy 1766.6 -3.40% 1 7 1 1 1 Bergamo Pavia Castell. Milan • Statale • Cattolica • Politecnico • Bicocca 100 km 62 miles • Bocconi • IULM • San Raffaele
  7. 7. Internationalization of the teaching programs • Three Master’s Degree programs entirely taught in English: o Tourism Management o Business Administration o Management Engineering • PhD programs taught in English • Growing percentage of international students (currently 5%) • International faculty, about 60 foreign professors coming from 15 countries actively involved in teaching and more than 20 visiting professors • Flexible terms for visiting lecturers Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 7
  8. 8. Partnerships of the University of Bergamo in Europe Longlife Learning Programme (Erasmus) 1 Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 8 25 22 29 13 4 4 3 4 3 1 6 1 5 4 3 3 1 1 2 2 1 1
  9. 9. Partnerships of the University of Bergamo in Europe Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 9 9 3 7 8 2 1 1 2 1 1 4 2 1 1 1 1 1
  10. 10. New development and new University • In the University of Bergamo we feel in a living laboratory • Our mission: to prepare young people for their future life • Education today: learn along the way, less lectures, more experiences and opportunities for young people Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 10
  11. 11. 1. Teaching quality: started with the Teaching Quality Program (TQP), allocating more resources to the best courses 2. Strengthening orientation and placement in itinere 3. Network University 4. University and Territory • territorial presence • sharing strategic perspectives 5. International opening • today 3 MD entirely taught in English, 5 from next year • each of our graduate should be provided with more experiences, at least one abroad Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 11 5 UniBG strategies
  12. 12. UniBG is well founded in an export oriented environment • An exercise to give an idea of the university environment o Our province is export oriented (about the 10% of the Italian export) o BGY airport more than 90 destinations o Companies well performing despite the economic recession 1. Big firms: top firms in terms of turnover and / or number of employees, including foreign companies in the Province BG 2. Gazelles: top firms for growth rates in sales or employees in the last three years, with over 50 M€ turnover or 50 employees 3. Best performing: Top firms for productivity (value added/number of employees) with over 50 M€ in sales + firms with higher return on investment (ROI) with over 10 M€ in sales + highly innovative firms (Confindustria Awards for Innovation) Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG 12
  13. 13. Top 50 companies - Big firms Sanpellegrino Same Deutz-Fahr Brembo Bayer NW Global Vending Food Beverage Publishing Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG Rhiag Gewiss Lediberg Gildemeister It. Mediamarket Polynt Tenaris Metal Group Campus Innowatio University di Bergamo Italcementi KCS Caregiver Kiko SIAD SIAC Schneider Electric CTF Lombardini Health Care Automobiles Parts Industrial GoodsServices Construction Materials Chemicals Utilities Basic Resources Personal Household Goods
  14. 14. Top 50 companies - Gazelles Impresa Percassi Tokens Brembana Rolle Burlodge Paccani Macchine Agile Sematic Radiatori 2000 Irtrading Edelweiss Energia IMS Deltamatic Isocell Industrial Goods Services Travel Leisure Utilities Basic Resources Personal Household Goods Campus University di Bergamo Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG
  15. 15. Top 50 companies - Best performing Persico Fassi Gru Montello Officine Luigi Resta PMG Stemin Clay Paky Zanetti Flamma Tesmec Food Beverage Health Care Industrial Goods Services Chemicals Basic Resources Università degli Studi di Bergamo Introducing UniBG Ar-Tex Robur Argomm Cosberg Elettrocablaggi Radici Novacips Campus University di Bergamo
  16. 16. Thank You!

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