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

The study plan is available here.


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/2022/it/home

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



10 scholarships (2,000 euros each) are allocated for the A.Y. 2021/2022. The call (deadline October 25th) is published at: https://didattica.polito.it/tasse_borse_e_premi/bandi_borse_e_premi.html

An excerpt of the Call in English is available here application/pdf (129.63 kB)



Students with an Italian bachelor: https://didattica.polito.it/lauree_magistrali/2022/it/scadenze_ingegneria

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