Politecnico di Milano has always been based on quality and innovation in teaching and research, resulting in a prolific relationship with the economic and manufacturing worlds through experimental research and the transfer of technology.
Politecnico di Milano stands out for its strong commitment to Research, carried out mainly in the fields of energy, transport, planning, management, architecture, design, mathematics, natural and applied sciences, ICT, environment and cultural heritage.
The research represents a key element for comparison and competition among the best university institutes on an international basis since advanced and innovative training programmes are devised, creating a place where university and the world of businesses meet, thus giving a strong contribution to innovation and the transformation of society.
In Europe, Politecnico di Milano takes part in many research and training projects with the best qualified European universities, as well as expanding to other countries: from North America to South East Asia. The university is part of IDEA League, a strategic alliance among five leading European universities of technology that aims to educate a new generation of Engineers with extra-curricular activities for selected, highly talented students.
Politecnico di Milano has seven campuses located in the cities of Milano (Leonardo and Bovisa campuses), Como, Lecco, Cremona, Mantova, and Piacenza. This multi-centered structure is called Politecnico Network. in Milano, and the nearby cities constitute one of the largest economic and cultural areas in Europe. Milan itself is worldwide renown in the fields of Fashion and Design.
Welcome to international students and sports at PoliMi
Several sports facilities are available at Politecnico di Milano and in other centers affiliated with the university. Students can practice athletics, football, rugby, swimming, fitness, golf, volleyball, basketball, soccer, judo, fencing, climbing, skiing, etc.