Politecnico di Milano

Useful information



Support and assistance on arrival and during the period of stay

For degree-seeking students:

Welcome Services pre-arrival:

Welcome Services on arrival for Bachelor students:

Welcome Services on arrival for Master students:

For exchange students:

StuDesks are reference units of the International Exchange Office for incoming and outgoing students, in the framework of an exchange programme. Before, during and after their stay at Politecnico di Milano, incoming students will get support from their StuDesk. As soon as you arrive in Milan, the first thing you should do is go to your designated StuDesk (as indicated on your application form) for enrolment, bringing with you the following documents:
• your passport or ID card;
• your student visa if you are a non-EU citizen;
• other documents that might be requested by your StuDesk;
You will receive an official matriculation letter, which will be useful for bureaucratic matters. Shortly after your enrolment, your magnetic student card will be available.
The student card will give you access to all campus facilities (computer rooms, libraries, departments, etc.).


Halls of residence on offer


Accommodation for visiting professors:


Language courses on offer

The Politecnico di Milano offers Italian language courses free of charge to its international students (exchange or degree courses students) regularly enrolled.

Italian courses:


Information on the cost of living, climate and cultural events

Life in Italy and at POLIMI:


Support to disabled people

Politecnico di Milano offers a specialized service to ensure everybody the right to education and to vocational training, and to guarantee a real participation and a proper autonomy to students with congenital or acquired disability.

Services for disabled students:


Monitoring Activities

During their stay at POLIMI students at Bachelor and Master level are requested to show up to the international desk each month


Integration events organized by the University


Events and news – POLI TAM TAM:

Events and news – PhD School:

Student associations: