UNIMONT – Mountain University:
an innovative RESEARCH and TRAINING
centre in the heart of the Alps


Bachelor’s Degree

The Bachelor’s Degree in Conservation and Sustainable Development of Mountain Areas aims to prepare graduates who have acquired – in addition to the scientific method of investigation and experimentation – good basic knowledge in the main sectors of agricultural and forestry sciences.

Ge.S.Di.Mont. Research Centre

The “Center of Applied Studies for the Sustainable Management and Protection of Mountain Areas (GeSDiMont)” was established in2006, based on a need to conduct applied research focusing on mountain-specific challenges

Seminars & Webinars

Through the Ge.S.Di.Mont – UNIMONT offers numerous educational and seminar activities with free participation. Often these are events open to the public held in Edolo, at other universities or locations and all delivered even remotely, through a virtual classroom via on-line streaming in which participants can actively participate.


RacCONTA LA MONTAGNA (“Narrate the mountains”) is a literary fair dedicated to nonfiction and mountain fiction to highlight the cultural and evocative “power” of the mountains.

Expo 2020 Dubai

The University of Milan with its UNIMONT centre is taking part in Expo 2020 Dubai in the week dedicated to “climate and biodiversity”, which will see the Italian mountains at the center of a series of initiatives dedicated to skills, good practices and international innovation aimed at fostering sustainable development and the resilience of mountain […]


Saffron is a valuable agro-food product that can be grown in marginal and mountain Italian areas and is suitable for sustainable agricultural practices. Therefore it is a recurring topic in Ge.S.Di.Mont – UNIMONT reseach centre – activities.

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