Skip to content
Programs : Brochure
This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons for additional options.
*Politecnico di Torino (MSU Exchange)
Torino, Italy (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Spring
Layout wrapper table for buttons
Layout table containing buttons
Request Advising
Layout table containing buttons
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: MSU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines: - unrelated header
Dates / Deadlines:
Tabular data for Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 11/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet: - unrelated header
Fact Sheet:
#i18n(14)# parameter/value output
Program Type: Exchange Areas of Study: Architecture, Automotive Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Industrial Production Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering
Minimum Class Standing: Junior GPA Requirement: 2.5
Language of Instruction: English, Italian Housing Options: Apartment, University Housing
Program Description:
Program Description:
(MSU Exchange)
Official University Website:
Information for International Students:
Location:  Torino, Italy
City Information:
Student Enrollment:
29,300 students
Torino, the chief town of Piemonte and main town in the province, is situated at the foot of the Alps. It is part of the most densely populated and economically active regions of the continent: this chain links London with Torino, passing through the Benelux region, Germany and Switzerland. Torino is also part of the "Latin arc" which joins Madrid, Barcelona and the South of France before reaching the Po plain to continue towards the south and the east.
The slogan chosen to promote the city, "Torino always on the move," renders perfectly the idea of a reality moved by a profound process of modernisation. Heir to a tradition which is typically industrial, as in the middle of the nineteenth century, nowadays Torino is a point of reference worldwide for ICT technology - also thanks to the impulse given by the Politecnico, with its establishment of research centres and its high-level training in the communications sector.
The first capital of a united Italy in 1861- is today a metropolis on a human scale, with approximately 1 million inhabitants. It is a city whose hills, parks, gardens and four rivers make it one of the greenest cities in Europe. It is crossed by the river Po - the longest river in Italy. The city offers a rich calendar of events, exhibits and cultural initiatives throughout the year.
Eligible Students:  Junior standing with a GPA of 2.5 or greater 
Language of Instruction:  English and Italian
Duration of Program:  Spring semester
Semester Dates:
Spring Semester: Beginning March through mid-June
Academic Credit:  Transfer Credit
Grades:  Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory. Courses taken at the host institution will be counted as credit hours and apply to the student's degree and graduation; however, the courses will not affect the student's GPA.
Tuition:  MSU Tuition
Program Fees/Student Activity Fees:  Students shall be responsible for their own food, accommodation, travel, books, transportation, passports, visas, health insurance, other insurances, and other personal expenses.
Course Overview/List of Courses: Engineering courses

Architecture, Engineering

Courses for Graduate/Master's Level:  No

Cost of Living in Torino (Prices in euros)

Contact the Office of Study Abroad to begin the application process.
Phone: 662-325-8251
Spring Semester: December 15
*Please report broken links, errors, or any other problems regarding this page to and reference the page where you found the problem.
All links on this brochure can be accessed from the Office of Study Abroad website at
The information contained here is subject to change. Please check with the office for the latest information.

Layout wrapper table for buttons
Layout table containing buttons