|Established||June 20th, 2014|
|Rector||Prof. Marco Montorsi|
Rozzano, Milan, |
Humanitas University (Italian: Università Humanitas ), known as Hunimed, is an Italian private university dedicated to the medical sciences. It is based in Rozzano (Milan) alongside the Humanitas Research Hospital.
The University was founded in 2014.
Thanks to an investment of more than 20 million euro, a new campus is under construction and it will be ready for 2017/18. The campus will cover a total area of over 20.000 square meters. The project of the campus includes a Simulation Center of about 1.000 square meters, with 4 operating rooms, 3 multimedia rooms, 2 ambulatories, 1 emergency room, 4 rooms for clinical and surgical skills, 1 microscope room, 1 wet lab.
Organization and administration
The University belongs to Humanitas Group, a private hospital group that owns also the Humanitas Research Hospital in Milan. Humanitas Group is part of a larger company, Techint Group.
In 2016 Humanitas University has signed an agreement with Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas, United States, to facilitate admission of Benedictine College pre-med students into its Medicine and Surgery degree program.
Thanks to an agreement between Humanitas University and Benedictine College, the students admitted to the Humanitas University program are able to take the United States Medical License Examination Steps 1 and 2, making them eligible for a medical residency in the United States.
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- (English) Humanitas University Website