A hotbed of talents

A hotbed of talents

Since 1810 around 6000 students have passed through the Normale, including three Nobel Prize winners, a Fields Medal Winner, two Italian Presidents of the Republic and two Italian Prime Ministers, as well as many writers, scientists, politicians and economists.


Nobel Prizewinners


Giosuè Carducci (Literature)
Enrico Fermi (Physics)

Carlo Rubbia (Physics)


Fields Medal winners

Alessio Figalli


Presidents of the Italian Republic

Giovanni Gronchi
Carlo Azeglio Ciampi


Prime Ministers of Italy


Carlo Azeglio Ciampi
Massimo D'Alema


The Normale not only prepares its students for their academic career, but also equips them with critical and methodological tools, a driving force that enables them to enter into various production sectors.