Galilean School of Higher Education
The Scuola Galileiana di Studi Superiori (Galilean School of Higher Education) is a school of excellence which combines traditional university education with a series of special in-house courses comprising seminars and lectures by visiting professors of international fame. Divided into two categories, Moral Sciences and Natural Sciences, the Scuola Galileiana di Studi Superiori illustrates the techniques and methods used for scientific research, and then affords students a deeper insight into the field.
Only 24 students are admitted each year. They are, however, guaranteed free board and lodging, a place on two foreign language courses, plus personal tutoring to help them plan their university careers. Admission to the Scuola Galileiana di Studi Superiori is subjected to passing an entrance examination. If accepted, students are then required to maintain a high average for their entire degree course.