The University of Bari Aldo Moro, one of the 58 State universities, was founded in 1925 and is attended today by about 60,000 students, across the Bari, Brindisi, and Taranto campuses.The University was named after one of its most famous students, the statesman Aldo Moro. Moro taught Criminal Law at the University of Bari for several years.The university offers various courses for undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students. Aside from teaching, the university is also focused on scientific research at the doctorate level. The University of Bari research centres are highly-interactive, having connections among different departments, universities, and other research centres.
Bari is the capital city of the province of Bari and of the Apulia (or, in Italian, Puglia) region, on the Adriatic Sea, in Italy. It is the second most important economic center of mainland Southern Italy after Naples and is well known as a port and university city, as well as the city of Saint Nicholas. The city itself has a decreasing population of about 320,000, as of 2009, over 116 km2, while the fast-growing urban area counts 653,028 inhabitants over 203 km2. The metropolitan area counts 1 million inhabitants. Indoor swimming pool, outdoor swimming pool, sports hall, and ice rink. Athletics track, tennis court, football pitch, football pitch. Bari Student Associations have an important role in the aggregation and the involvement of students in Bari University life and in the activities of the individual Departments. At the University of Bari, there are several Student Associations, properly recognized by university regulations and whose representatives are elected every three years. Their goal is to defend the student's right to study and to guarantee the services provided by the government authorities of the University and the Faculties (Administrative Board, Academic Senate, and Faculty Council).