Politecnico Di Milano

Milano, Italy
Politecnico di Milano is a scientific-technological university which trains engineers, architects and industrial designers. The University has always focused on the quality and innovation of its teaching and research, developing a fruitful relationship with business and productive world by means of experimental research and technological transfer.

About

History

Politecnico was one of the first Italian universities to implement the reform of the university system, which led to the "three plus two" education structure with Bachelor of Science and Master of Science programmes.

Beginning with the academic year 2000-2001 bachelor's programmes were grouped into schools, based on their areas of interest. 

Education

Politecnico di Milano is a scientific-technological university which trains engineers, architects and industrial designers. The University has always focused on the quality and innovation of its teaching and research, developing a fruitful relationship with business and productive world by means of experimental research and technological transfer.

Research

Politecnico di Milano is committed to achieving excellence in research. The path towards excellence is developed along the following actions:

  • support advanced and fundamental research activities
  • develop strategic partnerships with academia and industry around the world to make significant contributions to society
  • develop new interdisciplinary research lines to tackle societal challenges
  • embed scientific developments and research results into university education

Career

Every year Politecnico di Milano offers a wide pool of talents ready to enter the job market. Thanks to our Career Service, Italian and international companies can come on campus to meet and recruit students or graduates and to introduce themselves as best employers.

Master's Programmes

Engineering & Technology (22)
Arts, Design & Architecture (15)
Business & Management (3)
Computer Science & IT (3)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (3)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (3)
Social Sciences (2)

Services

Housing services

All international students enrolled at Politecnico di Milano can apply for residences. Also students participating to international mobility programmes can be admitted. Nonetheless, the Politecnico di Milano cannot guarantee all students a place in residences and in fact some students choose to live in privately rented housing.

Library services

Its collection, over 6.000 monographs and growing, includes the textbooks adopted and recommended for degree programmes in the School of Engineering, primarily on Information Science, Finance, Environmental Science, Design and related disciplines (Room 1: monographs section).

ICT services

ICT Services

  • Bring Your Laptop To Campus
  • Access To The Network
  • Software Download
  • Mail Service
  • Storage
  • Virtual Desktop
  • Apps

Medical services

In the case of an accident or of falling ill on the campuses of Politecnico, please promptly contact the university's First Aiders closest to the site of the emergency.

The First Aiders are duly trained employees of Politecnico, capable of handling medical emergencies, evaluating the severity of such incidents and giving first aid.

Student Life

Campus life

Politecnico di Milano is made up of seven campuses distributed in the cities of Milano (Leonardo and Bovisa campuses), Como, Lecco, Cremona, Mantova and Piacenza.

Sports facilities

The campus has a canteen and a bar, library and Copy Bureau, sport facilities (Giuriati campus at Milano Leonardo campus), a Bank branch (at Leonardo Campus) and merchandising shops (Polishop).

Student clubs

A number of Students Associations organize both cultural and sports activities, open to all students.Among them, the ones who count more members are:

  • ESN (Erasmus Student Network) and
  • ESEG(Exchange Students and Erasmus Guide).
Students registered in one of these associations may get discounts in many bookshops, fotocopisterie,phone cards, cinemas, cafés etc.Both associations also help international students in finding accommodation.