On January 1st 2018, IUSS was awarded a Department of Excellence (Dipartimento di Eccellenza) by the Italian Ministry of Education in the area of Civil Engineering and Architecture. It is an initiative by the Italian Ministry of University Education and Research which consists of additional award-based resources for 180 departments nationwide capable of distinguishing themselves for the quality of research and research developed. The financial contribution, which operates over a five-year cycle, is intended to support research development, strengthen human resources, infrastructure as well as teaching and research activities of the highest level.
Reluis - Network of Italian research laboratories and universities in earthquake engineering
Louis Pasteur University - Museum of Seismology and Earth Magnetism
Earthquake Engineering Research Institute
National Research Institute for Earthquake Science and Disaster Prevention
UNIPV – University Museums
Museo Nazionale Scienza e Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci di Milano
MSc in Civil Engineering for Mitigation of Risk from Natural Hazard