Climate Change: adaptation and mitigation solutions

APPLY NOW | 2nd level Specializing master “Climate Change: adaptation and mitigation solutions”, Jan-Dec. 2020

Politecnico di Torino and a selected group of corporate partners are pleased to announce the launch of the first edition of the 2nd level specializing Master:


Dates: January – December, 2020

Location: Politecnico di Torino, Italy

Application submission: by November 22, 2019.

Master overview

The Master is designed for post-graduates and professionals who want to gain a comprehensive understanding of the climate change impact and the current and breakthrough technologies that will shape the mitigation and adaptation responses to global warming.

The first part of the programme (January-July) consists of 4 modules (tot. 430 h): Introduction to Climate Change, Mitigation Solutions, Adaptation Solutions and Corporate Approaches to Climate Change. Courses will be held by international scientists and high-level lecturers from the private sector.

During the second part (September-November), the Master students will have the opportunity of a 500 hours internship in the innovation and sustainability areas of outstanding companies.

Career opportunities

This Master programme helps students and professionals to enter a new and fast growing job market offering them a specialized training suitable for executive positions as climate-change specialists in the innovation and sustainability departments of companies and international organizations. These include companies dealing with: infrastructure-resilience and energy transition issues, urban planning and development, insurance and finance, research and development of innovative environmental technologies, certification companies, academic and/or research institutes, government agencies, international organisations, and NGOs.


The Master targets post-graduates with a technical background (Master’s degree in agricultural science, architecture, biology, chemistry, geoscience, geography, engineering, environmental economics, or physics). Fee waivers are available for the most creditable students.

Corporate and Scientific Partners

A strong corporate partnership has been established through the involvement of a number of relevant companies as EY, ENI, Ferrero, Lavazza, RINA consulting, SMAT, TERNA and ENEL and scientific partners as ENEL Foundation and Elis.


Visit the Master website for more information, including how to apply.

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We look forward to welcoming you at PoliTo.

With best wishes