Language Requirements for Double/Joint Degree

The language requirements for Double/Joint Degree students depend on the language of teaching of the Degree Programme in which you are enrolled, as specified below: 

LANGUAGE OF TEACHING OF THE DEGREE PROGRAMME

MINIMUM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO OBTAIN POLITO DEGREE

Degree Programme (Bachelor/Master of Science) offered in Italian or partially in Italian/English

IELTS 5.5 or higher + PLIDA B1 or higher 

All the language requirements are satisfied at the enrolment

Degree Programme (Bachelor/Master of Science) offered in English

IELTS 5.5 or higher 

PLIDA A2 or passing Italian language level A2 at Polito

Emergency Covid-19: for information on language requirements academic year 2020/2021 click here

ITALIAN

The accepted certificates for the Italian language and the cases of exemption are listed here.

ENGLISH

The accepted certificates for the Italian language are listed here.

PLEASE NOTE:

Starting from the a.y. 2020/21, students are exempted from having one of the certificates listed in the table if, upon enrolment, they have a non-Italian qualification recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education and Research as equivalent to the Italian high school diploma (diploma di maturità), or else, if they have a higher qualification awarded by a higher education institution in which the medium of instruction is English, exclusively if based in: USA, UK, Canada, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand.