About the Center

The Center for the Study of Terrorism at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata” is the first center for the study of terrorism and radicalisation processes within the Italian university system. It prides itself of the support of some of the world’s leading terrorism experts in order to promote, organize and coordinate interdisciplinary educational and research activities on the subjects of terrorism and radicalisation. In order to do so the center coordinates research projects at the national and international level in cooperation with universities, private companies and research centers. The University of Rome “Tor Vergata” is the first University of Rome for the quality of its scientific research, according to the 2013 parameters of the Italian Ministry of Universities and Research. The same Ministry has also placed the University of Rome “Tor Vergata” at the top of the list for the best Italian Universities of the Center and the South of Italy for scientific research.