Inter moved back into third spot in Serie A, a point above Atalanta, which occupies the final Champions League qualifying berth.
“Once we broke the deadlock, it all became easier. Now, it will all be in our hand for the next two games,” Inter midfielder Radja Nainggolan said. “Now, getting points to qualify for the Champions League is all that matters.”
Last-placed Chievo had already been relegated.
Bologna was helped by two own goals, including from Parma goalkeeper Luigi Sepe, who kept his side in the match early on with three sensational saves.
Parma defender Francisco Sierralta scored the other own goal late on.
Parma captain Bruno Alves was sent off with his team trailing 2-0 after he was showed a second yellow card for his reaction after being booked for a foul.
Bologna moved five points above the relegation zone and two above Parma.
Source: FOX Sport