Within the framework of the M.Sc.  program in Environmental and Land Engineering Politecnico di Torino offers a new specialization in CLIMATE CHANGE  beginning in the AY 2019/2020.


This two-year programme is entirely taught in English and is the only M.Sc. degree in Europe with a specific focus on technical and engineering problems arising as consequences of climat change. The general aim of this degree is to train a new generation of engineers qualifield to compete successfully for the new job opportunities arising worldwide in the field of climate change. 


Main Learning Outcomes

  • To analyze and model climate systems and their interaction with anthropic systems
  • To apply climate-related international policies and guidelines in engineering-related contexts
  • To plan and manage mitigation and adaptation strategies related to the effects of climate change
  • To design, implement and monitor interventions for the management of natural extreme events and resources scarcity triggered by climate change


How to Apply

Applications to the M.Sc. in Environmental and Land Engineering – specialization Climate change are now open to students having an IELTS score of 5.0 as minimum language requirement.

Further information for Italian students: https://didattica.polito.it/lauree_magistrali/2020/it/home

Further information for EU and foreign students: https://didattica.polito.it/inte/en/apply_msc_step1 

15 SCHOLARSHIPS, 2,000 EUROS EACH, WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2019/2020 (deadline for application: 14 November 2019).

Details and criteria to apply are available here: https://didattica.polito.it/tasse_borse_e_premi/bandi_borse_e_premi.html

Download the official text of the Call in Italian - Download the excerpt in English excerpt application/pdf (59.90 kB)



Students with an Italian bachelor: https://didattica.polito.it/lauree_magistrali/2020/it/scadenze_ingegneria

EU citizens: https://didattica.polito.it/inte/en/apply_msc_dead_eu

Non-EU citizens living in Italy: https://didattica.polito.it/inte/en/apply_msc_dead_eu

Non-EU citizens living abroad: https://didattica.polito.it/inte/en/apply_msc_dead_noneu