Laurea Specialistica (Master of science-level of the Bologna process) IN ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING

Academic Year 2007/08

First established in this format in the A.Y. 2004/05

First School of Engineering

Course Website


Campus: TORINO

Degree class 38/S: ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING


Taught in Italian


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Duration and location

Duration: 2 years
Location: Torino - C.so Duca degli Abruzzi 24
Secretariat: Central Secretariat

Professional profile

This Master's Degree aims to develop skills in planning, control and regulation of processes, works and infrastructures that requires environmental modifications; it gives professional competences in environment and resources fields.
This master's course forms an engineer able to reconcile the productive development and the environmental safeguard, planning and managing the rearrangement of the environment.

Job opportunities

A graduate in Environmental Engineering can be employed in firms, public and private bodies and offices that plan, design and manage engineering and control-system works, concerning first matters, resources, infrastructures, waste managing, etc.

Final exam

1. To be admitted to the final exam the student must have successfully passed all the exams of the program of study.
2. The final exam for the bachelor's degree (Laurea di I livello) consists of a public discussion of a dissertation or of a written thesis. The final exam for the master's degree (Laurea specialistica) consists of a public discussion of a dissertation worked out by the student, under the guidance of a professor. The final assessment of the student is a combination of the average score obtained through all courses attended during his academic curriculum and the score of the final exam.
3. Educational structures decide how the Examining Board, that will give the master's degree (Laurea specialistica), is made up.
4. The Examining Board for the bachelor(Laurea di I livello) is made up of 5 to 7 members, including the President; the Examining Board for the master (Laurea specialistica)is made up of 7 to 11 members, including the President. In both cases most of the members are professors or permanent researchers. The Examining Board can give up to 110 points; honors can be given if the mark is 110 and if all members agree. With the master's degree it is possible to obtain the Dignità di stampa in case the final mark is 110 with honors and all the members agree.

Requisites for admission to the Master of Science (Laurea specialistica)

Bachelor (Laurea di I livello) that gives access to this Master of Science (Laurea specialistica):Environmental Engineering in Torino.