Foundation Year in
International Foundation of Engineering
6 - 9 months
EUR 5,600 / per year **
01 Dec 2023*
Earliest start date
* application fee €60
** 6-month track fees | 9-month track fees: EUR 7500
Welcome to your first step towards a world-class engineering education in the heart of Italy. Our International Foundation Program offers you the perfect pathway to thrive in Italy’s renowned engineering universities.
Top Reasons to join the Engineering track on the International Foundation Program
# 1 – Global Recognition
Our foundation program has been curated to seamlessly transition international students into Italy’s top engineering universities. Engineering programs in Italy are acclaimed for their advanced research facilities and are globally recognized for their academic excellence.
# 2 – Heritage of Innovation
Italy, home to great scientists and engineers like Galileo and Leonardo da Vinci, has a rich history of engineering and innovation. Study amidst Italy’s unparalleled cultural heritage, artistic treasures, and technological advancements.
# 3 – Blend of Theory and Practice
Italy’s engineering programs emphasize both theoretical knowledge and practical application, preparing students for real-world challenges.
Preparation for the Admission Test
We ensure students are well-prepared for the Italian university admission tests, enhancing their chances of securing a spot in their desired institution.
Learn from experienced professors who understand the nuances of Italy’s engineering education system and are committed to student success.
While the courses are taught in English, we offer Italian language classes to enrich your experience and help you assimilate.
Italy’s engineering universities offer various specializations, including:
- Mechanical Engineering
- Management Engineering
- Environmental Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Electronic Engineering
- Energy Engineering
- Civil and Structural Engineering
- Manufacturing Engineering
- Computer Science and Software Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Industrial Engineering
- Biomedical Engineering
- Aerospace Engineering
- Marine/Naval Engineering
- Automotive Engineering
- Systems Engineering
- Engineering physics
- Mechatronics and Robotics
Program Tuition Fee
Italy is a great place to study engineering. It’s one of the world’s biggest economies and is famous for its top-notch manufacturing. The “Made in Italy” label stands for quality and innovation. Think of fast cars from Ferrari and Lamborghini, advanced designs from aerospace company Leonardo, trendy fashion from Armani, energy solutions from Saipem, and top-quality glasses from Luxottica. Studying in Italy gives you a front-row seat to see how these big brands combine tradition with new ideas.
For students, Italy opens a treasure trove of career opportunities. Italian universities often have strong ties with industry giants, both within the country and across Europe. These relationships translate into valuable internships and job placements for international students. By pursuing studies in Italy, students have the unique advantage of accessing these platforms, providing them with real-world experience at renowned brands.
The combination of academic excellence and hands-on training ensures that graduates are not just job-ready but are also prime candidates for leading roles in global corporations. Whether it’s a startup in Milan or a multinational enterprise in Berlin, the doors to myriad professional journeys swing wide open for those nurtured by Italian academia.