R&D Management conference 2015 - Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

About Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

The Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna was founded in 1987 by merging two colleges: Pacinotti College and the College of Medical Law. It is a public university where merit and talent count. Excellence in training and research, internationalization, interaction with the job market - these are the objectives of the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, which offers training and postgraduate courses in Economics and Managerial Science, Law Science, Political Science, Agricultural Science and Biotechnology, Medical Science, and Industrial and Information Engineering. The Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna is a scientific community where the academic staff and researchers interact with students through a continuous exchange of cultural and intellectual ideas.

There are currently six institutes, all of which offer graduate programs in which rigorous traditional courses are combined with opportunities for research, service learning, internships and entrepreneurship in both national and international contexts.

Accreditation and academic credentials

As a public university, the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna is accredited by the Italian Government through the Ministry of Education, University and Research.


The Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna in the world

Research carried out at the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna has led to an increasing number of top-level international collaborations. In addition, several agreements have been established between Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna and various foreign universities leading to the development  of international Master's courses, seminars and congresses, as well as exchanges of students, professors and researchers. The Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna has also successfully carried out advanced forms of scientific and technological collaborations, creating Joint Research Laboratories with universities and research centres abroad.