Admission to Master of Science programs

Master of Science, length: 2 years full time, 120 ECTS credits.

Provides graduate students with advanced education and training for highly qualified professions in specific sectors.


To be eligible for admission in a Laurea Magistrale Course, first you must hold a degree (Bachelor) awarded by an accredited foreign university after minimum 15 years of global schooling (including primary school, secondary school and university).

Students enrolled at home university in 5 or 6 years degree programs, that have not graduated yet, must fulfill the minimum requirement of 15 years of global schooling (minimum 3 years at University level) and have 180 ECTS credits or equivalent.

In order to have access to the Master of Science degrees at the Politecnico di Torino it is necessary to meet curricular and quality requirements, moreover, candidates are required to meet the LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS  for the 2017/18 Academic Year.

The above mentioned requirements are verified by the competent Academic Commission. Therefore, the candidate must also apply through the Politecnico di Torino online application within the fixed deadlines.


Non EU citizens residing outside Italy must submit their application also at the Italian Embassy or Consulate in their own country of residence within 25th July 2017. We strongly recommend to contact the Embassy and verify pre enrollment procedures and requirements. 

Candidates eligible for a Master of Science program will find in their personal page on Apply the eligibility confirmation letter. This document will help them in completing the pre-enrolment procedure in the Italian Embassy. These students will also have priority access to the services provided by the Department of International Affairs (assistance in obtaining a study visa, in finding accommodation, etc.). 
The confirmation of eligibility given by the Politecnico do not replace the official pre-enrolment procedure which must be done only through the Italian Embassy or Consulate in the country of residence. 
Students who do not fill in the online application form on Apply@polito and do not submit their application through the Italian Embassy or Consulate in their country within the ministerial deadline cannot enrol at the Politecnico di Torino.


Necessary documents for enrollment:

  1. Bachelor Degree with official translation into Italian
  2. a certificate which states ALL the exams passed at university in your Country (translation is not necessary in case original certificates are in English, French, Portuguese or Spanish)
  3. Declaration of Value (Dichiarazione di Valore), related to the Bsc Degree, released by the Italian Embassy of the country in which the degree was issued.
  4. Language certificate required for admission to the chosen course (please verify LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS)
  5. Passport and/or residence permit (if already resident in Italy).

The DIPLOMA SUPPLEMENT substitutes the documents 1, 2 and 3.

When presenting a Diploma Supplement,  the declaration of value will not be required to enroll at the Politecnico di Torino, the only additional document required will be the original of the Diploma.


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