|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||€1,500.00 per year
PhD students subject to payment of admission and tuition fees are required to pay annual fees and contributions of € 1,500.00 with the following deadlines:
1st instalment (euro 750.00)
2nd instalment (euro 750.00)
Additional taxes and fees for late payments
€52 within the first 30 days
€77 between 31-60 days
€103 over 60 days
Postgraduate diploma (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) all types ≥ 6
If you have a foreign university degree, you need to bring to the offices of the Secretariat by the enrolment deadline:
Declaration of equivalence issued by the diplomatic mission in the country in whose national education system the institution awarding the certificate is included
Diploma Supplement in English
Applications may be submitted by Italian and foreign students holding:
a university degree obtained under the educational system in force prior to M.D. n. 509 dated 3.11.1999
Ideal candidates are students with a MS degree in Civil Engineering (with a major in Structures) or Building, Mechanical, Aeronautical and Architectural Engineering, as well as in Bio-Engineering and Materials Engineering. Candidates coming from other areas are may be as well eligible, provided that they include in their PhD curriculum a number of propaedeutic courses (at the MS level).In order to enter the Ph.D. programme, candidates must possess an Italian Master of Science degree, or an equivalent academic qualification obtained abroad, comparable in duration and content to the above Italian qualification, and approved in advance by the competent academic authorities.
The Academic Year at Politecnico di Milano consists of two different semesters:
1st Semester starts every October;
2nd Semester starts every March.