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Established in 1859, the Politecnico di Torino (Polytechnic University of Turin) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Torino (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Piemonte. This institution also has branch campuses in Mondovì , Alessandria, Biella and Verrès. Officially recognized by the Ministero dell'Università e della Ricerca, Italia (Ministry of University and Research of Italy), Politecnico di Torino (POLITO) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Italian higher education institution. Politecnico di Torino (POLITO) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 165-year-old Italian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. POLITO also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Politecnico di Torino's Control Typepublic


Politecnico di Torino's Entity Typenon-profit


Politecnico di Torino' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Politecnico di Torino's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (English) Polytechnic University of Turin
Acronym POLITO
Founded 1859
Video Presentation

n.a.; please submit an official Politecnico di Torino general video presentation.

University Location

Address Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24
10129 Piemonte
Politecnico di Torino's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Politecnico di Torino Phone Number +39 011 564 6368
Politecnico di Torino Fax Number +39 011 564 6160
Other locations Mondovì , Alessandria, Biella and Verrès

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Politecnico di Torino's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Politecnico di Torino's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Politecnico di Torino's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Politecnico di Torino.

Politecnico di Torino: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Politecnico di Torino's admission information.

Politecnico di Torino's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Politecnico di Torino's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Politecnico di Torino a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Politecnico di Torino's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Politecnico di Torino's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Polytechnic University of Turin has more than 4100 international students.

Politecnico di Torino's Admission Office Admission Office

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Politecnico di Torino.

Politecnico di Torino's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Politecnico di Torino has an enrollment range of 25,000-29,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Politecnico di Torino's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 900-999 academic employees (Faculty).

Politecnico di Torino's Control Type Control Type

Politecnico di Torino is a public higher education institution.

Politecnico di Torino's Entity Type Entity Type

Politecnico di Torino is a non-profit higher education institution.

Politecnico di Torino's Campus Setting Campus Setting

Not reported

Politecnico di Torino's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Politecnico di Torino does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Politecnico di Torino's main facilities:

Politecnico di Torino's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Politecnico di Torino's Library

Politecnico di Torino's Housing University Housing

Not reported

Politecnico di Torino's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Politecnico di Torino's main services:

Politecnico di Torino's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

Politecnico di Torino's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Politecnico di Torino's Distance Learning Distance Learning

Not reported

Politecnico di Torino's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Politecnico di Torino's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Politecnico di Torino's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Politecnico di Torino is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministero dell'Università e della Ricerca, Italia

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Politecnico di Torino's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
  • European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU)

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Politecnico di Torino 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


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Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

Politecnico di Torino's Facebook page Politecnico di Torino's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Politecnico di Torino's X (formerly Twitter) page Politecnico di Torino's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Politecnico di Torino's YouTube channel Politecnico di Torino's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Politecnico di Torino's Instagram page Politecnico di Torino's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Politecnico di Torino's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

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