The Department of Sociology and Social Research welcomes you.
Sociology and Social Research is one of the fourteen Departments composing the National University of Milan-Bicocca, located in northern part of Milan and established in 1999.
Milan-Bicocca is the is the newest public academia among the eight universities already existing in Milan. The University of Milano-Bicocca was placed 51st in the '“Top 150 Under 50 Ranking 2016", issued by the Times Higher Education.
The university campus is built in a post-industrial area (the largest in Europe), where the factory Pirelli previously produced tyres and 25,000 blue-collar workers were employed. Today, the same grounds host 35,000 students.
The Department of Sociology and Social Research counts a permanent staff of 63 Faculty members (18 full professors, 33 associated professors, 12 assistant professors), 27 post-doctoral researchers, 130 temporary professors/tutors/experts, 45 Ph.D. students and almost 3,000 undergraduate and graduate students.
The Department offers 4 undergraduate, 4 graduate, 7 master, and 2 doctoral degrees.
Since the inception, the Department of Sociology and Social Research has been ranked as the best in Italy for the quality of research and teaching in social and political sciences, as stated also by the national research ranking (ANVUR, 2013).
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