The first edition of the 2nd level specializing Master in Climate Change: Adaptation and Mitigation Solutions will start in January 2020 at the Politecnico di Torino. The Master is designed for students and professionals who want to gain a comprehensive understanding of the climate change impact and the innovative technologies that will drive the mitigation and adaptation responses to global warming.

The first part of the programme (January-July) consists of 4 modules: Introduction to Climate Change (120 h), Mitigation Solutions (120 h), Adaptation Solutions (90 h) and Corporate Approaches to Climate Change (140 h). The courses will be held by international scientists and high-level lecturers from the private sector.

During the second part (September-November), the Master students will have the opportunity of a 500 hours internship in the innovation and sustainability areas of one of the outstanding companies involved in this project.

The 2nd level specializing Master is intended for graduate students with a technical background (Master's degree in agricultural science, architecture, biology, chemistry, geoscience, geography, engineering, environmental economics, or physics). Scholarships are available for the most creditable students.

The Master programme benefits of a wide scientific partnership that will ensure an important transfer of knowledge and expertise also from the corporate sector. Involved stakeholders include: Ernst&Young, ENEL, ENEL Foundation, ENI, Ferrero, Lavazza, RINA Consulting, SMAT, Terna, ELIS.

The Call for Applications is now open and closes on Nov 22. Info and call for applications here: https://didattica.polito.it/master/climate_change/2020/introduction