S. Caterina da Siena University College
European higher education and merit college in the historic centre of Pavia
The S. Caterina da Siena University College is a higher education institute providing university-level courses, exclusively for female students enrolled in degree, postgraduate, specialization and research courses at the University of Pavia.
An international and multidisciplinary environment, offering excellent study opportunities and providing a solid preparation for the world of employment.
An institution at the heart of the cultural life of the city, attentive to the needs of its students, and offering a warm and welcoming family atmosphere, both during their time at University, and in the years to come.
The mission of the College is to prepare qualified professionals, ready to place their skills and experiences at the service of society.
Women determined to understand the world and the changes occurring in it: not wonder women, then, but wondering women, capable of thinking critically about the world around them, and the meanings it holds.
Each student can choose from wide range of courses and elective seminars, and the College also offers a number of scholarships, internships, periods of study and work experience, both in Italy and abroad. At the end of the student’s course of study, the College awards the College Diploma, a qualification offered by higher education institutes, developed by the European Commission, the Council of Europe, and UNESCO.