36 months
2601 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Electronic and Communications Engineering programme at Politecnico di Torino is what you are looking for: all courses are given in English, the official language of ICT. Topics cover fundamentals over all the areas of modern ICT applications, to allow students to dominate the digital word. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


During the Electronic and Communications Engineering programme at Politecnico di Torino , the first year of study plan is identical for all the students enrolled in any Engineering Degree, and the foundations of mathematics, physics, computer science, computer networks and electronics are given. 

ECE makes no exception, but all classes are taught in English since the beginning.

The second year of studies offers more in depth knowledge of math and physics, and the fundamentals of electronic systems. During the third year, classes focus more specifically on ICT topics: algorithms and programming, digital transmission and communication networks, and advanced electronic systems. This offers the students the necessary background to dominate complex systems like a computer, a smartphone or the Internet. 

This degree is completely given in English and gives the students the possibility to live in an international environment:

  • Italian students make rewarding choice: develop for free an excellent knowledge of technical English
  • Foreign students get in touch with Italian culture without the need of mastering Italian 

Career opportunities

Students can continue with any master degree in the ICT area offered by Politecnico di Torino. Natural choices would be the Master Degree in Electronic Engineering, the Master Degree in Communications and Computer Network Engineering, or the Master Degree in ICT for Smart Societies. ECE offers in any case a solid and multidisciplinary background that gives students the chance to continue with a Computer engineering degree too.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematical analysis 
  • Chemistry 
  • Computer Sciences
  • English language
  • Linear algebra and geometry 
  • Electronic devices
  • Electronic Circuits

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • High school diploma got after at least 12 years of schooling


  • High school diploma got after 11 years of schooling + having passed ALL of the exams scheduled in the first academic year at home university


  • High school diploma got after 10 years of schooling + having passed ALL of the exams scheduled in the first two academic years at home university


  • High school diploma got after 10 or 11 years of schooling + a higher degree obtained in a post-secondary professional institution in a subject relevant to the selected bachelor or having passed one or two preparatory years (Foundation course) to fill the gap. Politecnico di Torino will decide about the eligibility of the Foundation year(s)
  • Applicants will take the admission test using a special browser that will block other computer activity during the test and record  them, both audibly and visually, through the PC webcam.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2601 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2601 EUR per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Turin

660 - 980 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Electronic and Communications Engineering
Politecnico di Torino


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!