The Department of Educational Sciences includes approximately fifty professors and thousands of students distributed in three 1st level degree courses and two 2nd level courses.
The Department and its offices can be found in the heart of the historical city-center, at the Ex-Monastery of the “Verginelle”, situated in front of the Benedettini Monastery (where the Department of Human Sciences is located). Other sites of the Department are Palazzo Ingrassia (Via Biblioteca, near Piazza Dante) and the original site of ‘Magistero’ in Via Ofelia.
A short history of the ancient historical building of Department called "Le Verginelle" is available here (in Italian).
Students and scholars can find every useful information about academic matters, formalities, local transports and pieces of news about Catania city at this link.