Regione Toscana

The research system

The research system 2018-11-23T14:39:19+00:00

A crossroads of peoples and knowledge, Tuscany has been proposing art, genius, science, dialogue and invention to the world for thousands of years. Today, it can boast a prestigious network of universities, schools, academies and research centres which, together with libraries, museums and cultural centres, represent the most important heritage of Tuscan modernity. A system of knowledge with deep roots in the past but projected into the future.

Four universities in Florence, Pisa and Siena; three specialisation and higher education schools such as the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna and the Scuola Normale Superiore, and the IMT Institute for Advanced Studies in Lucca; National public research bodies such as the National Research Council (CNR), the National Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN), the National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF), the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV), the Council for research in agriculture and the analysis of the agrarian economy (CREA), the National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (ENEA), and offices of research institutions such as the Italian Institute of technology (ITT).

GRAPHICS

Distribution by gender, role and CUN area of ​​teachers and researchers – Tuscany

Number of students per teacher and per subject area

Distribution of professors and researchers by scientific sector

Trends in the number of members by university

Enrolment trend by degree class

Provenance of enrolled students by province of residence

Enrolment by type of diploma and degree class

Three-year graduates

H2020 and FP7 for a reference program with at least one Tuscan private sector partner

H2020 and FP7 with at least one Tuscan private sector partner

H2020 and FP7 with at least one Tuscan university

H2020 and FP7 for a reference program with at least one Tuscan university

Ratio of H2020 and FP7 projects/number of teachers and researchers in Tuscan universities