Admission Criteria

The MSc in Mechanical Engineering is open to candidates possessing a Bachelor's Degree (or a first-cycle degree equivalent to the Italian Laurea) in Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Engineering. The enrollment is subject to a preliminary assessment of the applicant's preparation. Miniimum requirements include:

  • CEFR B2 (upper intermediate) English level certification;
  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering obtained in "First Class" or better (the committee will evaluate application of Students with Bachelor Degree in different fields of Industrial Egnineering on the basis of University Transcript).

The fulfillment of above criteria do not ensure application acceptance. Each application will be evaulated by a Committee and Applicants will be informed about outcome of the evaluation process tipically within 2 weeks.

Students may enroll full-time or part-time: the duration of the program is two years for full-time students and three or four years for part-time students. Applicants may be of any nationality.

For non-EU applicants, enrollment is subject to the immigration rules defined by the Italian government (consider that the MSc in Mechanical Engineering is a second-cycle degree program). Detailed information is available on the website “Studenti Stranieri” managed by the Ministry of Education, Universities and Research and on the website of the Italian diplomatic representatives (Embassies, Consulates, or Cultural Institutes) in the country of the applicant. Early application is strongly encouraged, as the immigration rules require that a limited number of non-EU students be enrolled in the program yearly; applications are processed on a first come, first served basis.

Enrollment - Candidates with an Italian first level degree (Laurea Degree) and not requiring a VISA

They must follow the procedure to enroll a Laurea Magistrale program on the website of the University of Cassino and Southern Lazio.

Enrollment -Candidates with a non-Italian first level degree and/or requiring a VISA

They must submit an online application to verify the eligibility for admission. The following documents must be provided:

1) passport
2) provisional certificate
3) the university transcript
4) the curriculum vitae
5) the motivation letter
6) the certificate of proficiency in English
7) n.2 recommendation letters (optional)

Candidates may also provide up to two reference letters in support of their application. The Admission Committee evaluates candidates according to their proficiency and motivation.

Eligible candidates will receive detailed information to complete their enrollment (for non-EU citizens, this will require completing a pre-enrollment procedure and a VISA application at the competent Italian diplomatic representative). Early application is strongly encouraged so as to reserve enough time to complete the required paperwork. Applications from non-EU citizens requiring a VISA will be processed only until December, 2018.

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