Polytechnic University of Turin
Region: Southern Europe
Country/Region: Italy
Found Year: 1859
Address: C.so Duca degli Abruzzi, 24
Introduction

Politecnico di Torino (www.polito.it) was founded in 1906 and has its roots in the Technical School for Engineers created in 1859. It is internationally ranked among the most important universities in Europe for engineering and architecture studies, with 33,000 students (out of which 14% are international students coming from over 100 different countries). Politecnico is a center of excellence for education and research in engineering, architecture, design and planning and it works in close cooperation with the socio-economic system. It is a comprehensive Research University where education and research complement each other and create synergies in order to address the needs of the economic system, of the local community and, above all, of its students. Politecnico is committed to a strong internationalization process of its teaching, research and technology transfer activities: not only does it work in cooperation with the best universities and research centers in world, but it has also been signing agreements and contracts with important international corporations, as well as local businesses, meaning to be for the latter a focal point for innovation.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
501-600
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
601-700
2017
601-700
2018
501-600
2019
601-700
2020
501-600
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Aerospace Engineering
48
Civil Engineering
76-100
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
101-150
Automation & Control
101-150
Mechanical Engineering
151-200
Telecommunication Engineering
151-200
Instruments Science & Technology
151-200
Energy Science & Engineering
151-200
Key Statistics
32526
Total Enrollment
4426(13.6%)
International Students
20836
Undergraduate Enrollment
2480(11.9%)
International Students
11690
Graduate Enrollment
1946(16.6%)
International Students