About Marconi University

marconiThe Guglielmo Marconi University is a public non state university recognised by the Italian Government and approved as the first Italian Open University by the Ministerial Decree of 1 March 2004.The University Courses are legally recognized and accredited in Italy and in Europe in compliance with the Decree of the Ministry of Education, Universities and Research

Marconi University is a world-class university engaged in significant international research and innovation. The University looks beyond the traditional academic learning setting, promoting the use of innovative learning methodologies by merging advanced technological solutions with traditional activities like lectures, workshops and seminars.

Our approach is based on the development of interdisciplinary knowledge, skills and competences, with a particular emphasis on the global perspective. A commitment to excellence and quality inspires our programs, which aim to prepare students to face global changes and to successfully apply their academic knowledge to real-life situations.

The University strives to bring its values and mission to meet the needs of international and domestic students, offering them various study opportunities at the undergraduate and postgraduate level.

The University headquarters is situated in the heart of Rome, Italy. It has approximately 15000 students and 500 staff and faculty that manage its operations.

ACICS Accreditation


On 17 April 2015 Marconi University became the first and only Italian university institutionally accredited in the United States!

The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, a national accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), has certified the high quality and excellence of Marconi’s academic programs and institutional organization.

This means that GMU Bachelors and Master’s will be valid not only in Europe but also in the United States, giving students new and greater career opportunities in a larger number of countries.