Politecnico di Milano is committed to achieving excellence in research. The path towards excellence is developed along the following actions: support advanced research activities; develop strategic partnerships with academia and industry to make significant contributions to society; develop new interdisciplinary research lines to tackle societal challenges; embed scientific developments and research results into university education.
The network of laboratories is made up of:
6 large infrastructures
245 research labs
34 interdepartmental labs
2020 marked the launch of a new investment plan, partly supported by companies, which will lead to the creation of new research laboratories in the fields of aerospace, circular economy, mobility and energy transition.