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Location address: Italia, Siena
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The University of Siena (Italian: Università degli Studi di Siena, abbreviation: UNISI) in Siena, Tuscany is one of the oldest and first publicly funded universities in Italy. Originally called Studium Senese, the institution was founded in 1240. It had around 20,000 students in 2006, nearly half of Siena’s total population of around 54,000. Today, the University of Siena is best known for its Schools of Law and Medicine.
The University for Foreigners Siena (Italian: Università per Stranieri di Siena) is a university located in Siena, Italy. It is one of the two Italian universities oriented towards study by foreign students (the other one, established on 1921, is located in Perugia).