The University of Macerata
(Italian: Università degli Studi di Macerata, UNIMC) is a university located in Macerata, Italy
. It was founded in 1290 and is one of the oldest in Italy. The various Departments and Offices of the University are in the old centre within its medieval walls. The average age of UNIMC teachers, who are used to discussing both academic and current events with their students, is 40. The University of Macerata has seven Faculties to choose from: Cultural Heritage (in the nearby town of Fermo
), Economics, Law, Literature and Philosophy, Media Studies, Education Sciences and Political Sciences. Some offer courses entirely in English. In addition UNIMC will organize a Summer School and a Winter School focusing on Italian language studies.