UNICAL campus, Rende


The 5th EMCEI will be held at the Convention Centre of the University of Calabria (UNICAL campus), located in the Campus of Arcavacata (click here to download the official map) in Rende.

Rende is a commune (municipality) in the province of Cosenza, Calabria, Italy, home to the headquarters of the University of Calabria. It has a population of about 35 000, or more than 60 000 if the university students living there are taken into account.

Conference Centre

The UNICAL campus is located in Arcavacata di Rende, within a hilly area of about 350,000 square meters, not far from the urban centers of Rende and Cosenza. The main structure of the campus is the Pietro Bucci bridge, along which buildings (named as “Cubi”) house Departments, Administrative Offices, Laboratories, Classrooms, Libraries, Cinemas and Theaters. The university residences, sports facilities, canteens for the catering service of students and staff, the offices and meeting places are located in the surrounding hilly area; in the downstream area, moreover, there are the “Polifunzionale”, the first didactic and departmental district of the University, and some Municipal Centers (source: UNICAL).

Via Pietro Bucci
87036 Rende CS

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Access Plan

The UNICAL campus can be reached in different ways based on the means of transport chosen. You can get help from the following website: Visit our Campus