In 2012 QS World University Rankings - Engineering & Technology ranked Politecnico di Milano as it follows:
• World: 48th
• Europe: 13th
• Italy: 1st
The Politecnico di Milano offers innovative programmes at all levels, within 3 schools of engineering, 2 schools of architecture and 1 school of design. Thanks to a strong internationalization policy, many programmes are taught entirely in English, attracting an ever increasing number of talented foreign students, which now form a diverse community from more than 100 different countries. The overall number of international students exceeds 4000 out of 37000, the total number of the students currently enrolled, which creates an international environment and a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
The drive for internationalization has led the Politecnico di Milano to take part in the European and global network of the major technical universities, while the participation of foreign students in programmes that include its educational offer is ever-increasing. Starting from a.y. 2014/2015 the whole educational offer at Master of Science level will be delivered in English language. This is expected to further increment the number of international students enrolled at Politecnico di Milano.
For those aiming at continuing their academic career after their Master’s studies, the Doctoral Programmes of Politecnico di Milano, completely taught in English, aim to develop the professional competence to carry out high level research in manufacturing and service companies, public bodies and universities. The Doctoral Programmes provide a selected number highly qualified graduates, endowed with a solid preparation and keen intellectual curiosity, with the opportunity of acquiring a high degree of professional expertise in specific scientific, technological, social and economic fields.
Students are also offered focused and personalized career services, from in-class and online meetings with companies, to workshops on soft skills and the job market, along with announcements and guidance for international careers.
MASTER OF SCIENCE PROGRAMMES
The Politecnico di Milano has 34 Master of Science programmes (Laurea Magistrale), taught in Italian and in English, lasting 2 years and spread over several campuses.
From academic year 2014/2015 all the Master of Science will be taught in English.
• Online registration to the website www.polinternational.polimi.it;
• Online application form completion and required documents upload;
• Application receipt signed and academic transcript posting to the International Admissions office (EU students should also send a copy of their passport; residents in Italy: a copy of their residence permit).
After the Master of Science ("Laurea Magistrale") degree you can start one of the 18 PhD programmes available, to carry out highly qualified research activity.
PHD APPLICATION PROCEDURE
• Online Application form completion on www.polimi.it/phd;
• Provide the following documents: Curriculum Vitae (Resume), Motivation and Presentation Letters and a Research Project (more detailed information will be provided in the admission call).
For MSc www.polimi.it/contact-us
For PhD email@example.com