Master and Lifelong Learning School has the aim to promote, plan and manage the
Lifelong Learning Course and Specializing Master of the Polytechnic of Turin.
It acts in
collaboration with the Departments and the public and private partners
collaborating for the achievement of the training activities established by the
University governing bodies.
A Specializing Master’s
degree is a high-level postgraduate university qualification. You can study for
a first level Specializing Master’s at Politecnico di Torino after you have attained
a 3-year first degree; you can study for a second level Specializing Master’s
degree after you have attained a 5-year first degree. If you have an Italian vecchio ordinamento
(old system) degree
you can access both first and second level Specializing Master degrees.
Master’s degrees are
post-graduate courses which require a minimum of at least 60 credits. Their
structure is flexible, with educational and training provisions which are often
very sector-specific. First level Specializing Masters degrees provide students
with a precise professional profile while Second level Specializing Masters
degrees provide a greater depth of specialization.
Master’s degrees are
designed by the Politecnico in collaboration with public or private bodies or
with other Italian Universities. They forge a connection between university and
enterprise which supports entry into the labour market. In many cases this
qualification is one of the most important assets a graduate can choose for
his/her professional future.
courses provide professional training to teach and develop specific skills within
various technical and professional sectors. Courses are generally designed and
run with public institutions or private enterprises which increasingly perceive
University as the best setting in which to train their staff to levels of
have a lean and flexible teaching methodology. Various lengths of course are
available in long and shorter training periods, and they are designed to meet
specific requirements of professional refreshment and permanent training