Officially known as the Italian Republic, the country is found in southern Europe. The official language is Italian and the cultural rich capital is Rome. Many of the world's oldest universities are located in Italy, in particular the University of Bologna (founded in 1088). There are three Superior Graduate Schools with "university status", three institutes with the status of Doctoral Colleges, which function at graduate and post-graduate level.
Online Course in Economics and Administration in Italy
The first course starts with exploring the origins and development of the European Union including its process of enlargement that has involved many Eastern European countries in the last ten years. [+]
The course is streamed on eAcademy (www.my-europa.eu)The origins and development of European Union, the process of EU enlargement, the EU Institutions and how they work The EU Budget and its five headings, EU guidelines for the funding period 2007 – 2013, the next multiannual EU budget 2014 – 2020 and the preview of Europe 2020 strategy History and evolution of EU Regional Policy, Lisbon Strategy and the reform of EU Regional Policy [-]