Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino is a centre of teaching and research, and one of the most important universities in Europe for engineering and architecture studies, strongly committed to collaboration with industry.
The Politecnico di Torino (www.polito.it), founded in 1906 from the roots of the Technical School for Engineers of 1859, has a long-standing tradition leadership of polytechnic culture.
Therefore the Politecnico presents one of the most significant universities in Europe for Engineering and Architecture studies, strongly committed to an efficient collaboration with the industry. Currently it holds the 57th position among the top Engineering universities in the world, the 7th in Europe and the 1st in Italy (Shanghai Jiao Tong University Ranking 2008).
The Politecnico di Torino offers excellence technology and encourages the implementation of theoretical and practical knowledge in applied research by focussing on reliable, productive processes as well as organised services and facilities.
Students graduating from the Politecnico will be well grounded in various fields of contemporary science by the end of their studies and will further have the ability to apply their skills in a multitasking and interdisciplinary environment.