Language courses

English Language

The University organises English beginner or advanced courses for its students on all of its Campuses.

On the Campuses in Milan, the courses, called English PLUS, take place both in the 1st and in the 2nd semester and involve a placement test for which you can subscribe through the "Language courses catalogue" section of the Online Services (this section is only active during registration).

For more information: linguestraniere(at)polimi.it

Students from the regional campuses may avail of English language courses organised directly by their Campus. As the courses may vary greatly from location to location, for detailed information please refer to the websites of each Campus.

Other foreign languages

Politecnico di Milano offers to its students the following language courses, as extra activities:

  • Chinese language: courses of 40 hours, two classes a week, provided during the 1st and the 2nd semester;
  • German language: courses of 40 hours, two classes a week, provided during the 1st and the 2nd semester;
  • Russian language: courses of 40 hours, two classes a week, provided during the 1st and the 2nd semester;
  • French, Portuguese and Spanish languages: courses of 30 hours, three classes a week, provided in May and June.

All courses are basic level and there is a fee to pay which amounts to 100.00€.

Detailed info and registration (when the calls are available) through the "Language courses catalogue" available on the Online Services.

Students can ask to organize courses taking place in other campuses – in addition to Milano Leonardo and Bovisa – and/or other languages not listed above by writing an email to: linguestraniere(at)polimi.it 

Italian Language Courses for International students

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

For each course there is a tuition fee which amounts to 100 € to be paid by the attendees.

Leonardo and Bovisa Campuses

Language courses are organized in Leonardo and Bovisa Campuses in both semesters. Various levels are offered: beginners, elementary and pre-intermediate. Courses are made up of 40 hours. Classes are held two times a week (usually late in the afternoon).

In order to attend the courses, students must register through the private page of the Online Services. Registration usually opens one or two weeks before the start of the semester.
Here the path: Online Services > Mobility > Language course catalogue. 

More information: italian-courses(at)polimi.it

For further options please check the site http://milano.italianostranieri.org/en/ that presents all the Italian language courses available to foreigners in Milan:
phone: +39.02.88441059
mail: info(at)italianostranieri.org

Lecco and Mantova Campuses

Italian language courses for international students are also organized in Lecco and Mantova campuses.

For more detailed information, contact:

welcome.lecco(at)polimi.it  for Lecco Campus;

exchange-mantova(at)polimi.it  for Mantova Campus.