The University of Milan, established in 1924, is a public multidisciplinary teaching and research institution. It is one the largest universities in Italy (~65,000 enrolled students), and a leading institute in Italy and Europe for scientific productivity, ranked 1st in Italy and 7th in Europe in the University of Leiden’s ranking for scientific research productivity among European universities.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences – DISFARM
DISFARM is located in the scientific campus of University of Milan.
The research at Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences DISFARM covers a range of activities focused on the design, synthesis, development, and control of novel biologically active molecules, and of new pharmaceutical drug delivery systems, food supplements, cosmetics, biocides and medical devices.
With the purpose of training young researchers, the Department hosts the PhD course in “Pharmaceutical Sciences” (which is part of the doctorate school in “Chemical Sciences and Technologies”), as well as the specialization school in “Hospital Pharmacy”, a interuniversity master and three post-graduate programs.