The Asia Institute promotes cooperation between the University of Bologna and universities of the Asian continent.

The Asia Institute has two main goals:

  • supporting the University of Bologna in enrolling Asian students in the various first and second cycle degrees, as well as PhDs of the University.
  • support training of students at the University of Bologna who are interested in the Asia continent.




The Asia Institute is a reference point and an exchange and meeting place for students – enrolled in different courses – who are interested in studying the Asian continent. The Asia Institute is committed to working in all the campuses of the University of Bologna. It aims to ensure synergy among the various activities related to the Asian continent that are carried out by the University on its various campuses.