The University Institute of Architecture of Reggio Calabria was founded on December 6, 1967, the core founding of the University of Reggio Calabria and was acknowledge by Decree of the President of the Republic on June 17, 1968.
University of Reggio Calabria includes the following faculties :
The University mission statement regarding the research is:
Studying in Reggio Calabria allows you to live in a metropolitan city washed by the sea and close to the mountains; It is a city of captivating beauty, whilst still enjoying the mild Mediterranean climate.
Reggio Calabria is the most populous city in Calabria (about 180,000 inhabitants). Located at the southern part of the region, on the eastern side of the Strait and facing the same city of Messina, which is closely linked. It, in fact, to an increasing extent as the Metropolitan Area of the Strait of integrated socio-economic area.
The modern University Campus is located on the hills of Feo di Vito , overlooking the harbour of Reggio Calabria. It is well positioned in relation to the city and includes the teaching and administrative facilities, 6 departments, 60 workshops and services for students, divided into 4 groups: