The University of Gastronomic Sciences in Pollenzo (UNISG) and the University for Foreigners of Siena (UNISTRASI) have initiated their collaboration by launching the Foundation Year program.

A preparatory study period in Tuscany and Piedmont is offered for students who plan to enroll in the three-year Gastronomic Sciences and Cultures course at the University of Pollenzo   From the academic year 2024-2025, international students, primarily from countries with less than 12 years of schooling (a prerequisite for enrollment in an Italian university … …read more

Pollenzo: Friday March 29th Graduation Ceremony for 39 international UNISG Masters’ students

39 new gastronomes of 19 different nationalities complete their Master programs on Friday March 29 at the University of Gastronomic Sciences of Pollenzo. They respectively attended the Master in Food Culture, Communication & Marketing and the Master in Wine & Spirits. The students come from: Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, … …read more

2023/24 Academic Year Inaugurated at the University of Gastronomic Sciences on Tuesday February 20: Guest of Honor prof. Alberto Capatti

Inauguration ceremony of the 2023-24 academic year at the University of Gastronomic Sciences of Pollenzo For the opening of the university’s twentieth anniversary celebrations, the Lectio Magistralis of the first Rector prof. Alberto Capatti “Bringing politics back into the realm of gastronomic science issues” UNISG President Carlo Petrini “After recognition by the Italian academy, Pollenzo … …read more

Tuesday 20 February inauguration of the 2023-2024 academic year at the University of Gastronomic Sciences of Pollenzo, with the Lectio Magistralis of Prof. Alberto Capatti, first rector of the university

The inauguration ceremony of the 2023-24 academic year will take place on Tuesday 20 February at 11.15 am in the Sala Rossa of the “Agenzia di Pollenzo”. The ceremony opens with a speech by the Rector Prof. Bartolomeo Biolatti, followed by the Lectio Magistralis of the guest of honour, prof. Alberto Capatti, first rector of … …read more

UNISG Pro Rector Nicola Perullo keynote speaker at the International Conference and Art Exhibition in La Sorbonne

Prof. Nicola Perullo is attending as a keynote speaker the International Conference and Art Exhibition “Share/Partager – Everyday Aesthetics and Collective Gestures” on January 26th at la Sorbonne University in Paris. Prof. Perullo is holding a Keynote conference on “Aesthetics of the Future: Haptic Perception as Artisanal Thinking”, and he is also taking part to … …read more

2025 World University Games Winter in Torino – BRAINstorm, On January 13, 2024, the international phase kicks off to celebrate the -1 year mark. | Torino 2025

The BRAINstorm project, a special initiative by the Organizing Committee of the 2025 World University Games Winter in Torino, enters its second phase. Introduced on September 20, 2022, during the International day of University Sport, the challenge of the mind aims to redefine the concept of the Universiade established by Primo Nebiolo in 1959. So far, it has engaged more than 15 Italian universities. … …read more