The University of Naples – L’Orientale is home to research groups operating in the area of “Sciences of Antiquity, Philological-Literary and Historical-Artistic”, of “Historical, Philosophical, Pedagogical and Psychological Sciences”, “Juridical Sciences”, of the “Economic and Statistical Sciences” of the “Political and Social Sciences”.

Participates with its staff in various national and international research programs, the University is also active in terms of technology transfer and application development of scientific research results.
This section presents the structures that carry out the scientific research activity and the offices that carry out support activities.