University of Naples "Federico II"

Engeneering Faculty

Piazzale Tecchio, 80


Department of Spatial Planning Di.Pi.S.T.






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The Department of Spatial Planning was constituted in 1985 with the purpose of understanding and governing urban and territorial transformation processes.

The principal disciplinary area  are : urban/ territorial planning and earth sciences. The research activities can be articulated in the following themes: territorial transformation governance, environment and habitat, technological innovation and cities, mobility and urban planning, derelict areas transformation, natural and technological risk mitigation, competitiveness and territorial development, renewal and valorisation of building heritage.

Teaching courses, master and PhD thesis, publications and other department activities are related to these research themes, as described in the web site.


The DiPiST department can be reach:


By car:

Tangenziale exit Fuorigrotta


By tube:

L2 station Campi Flegrei

L6 Cumana station Mostra



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