Copper League
Polytechnic University of Turin

Italy

Polytechnic University of Turin, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24, 10129 Torino, Italy

451 World
rank
14 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1859
Short name:
PU Turin
Type:
Public
Students:
27710
Faculty:
810
Faculty/Students Ratio:
34
:
1
Web-site:
www.polito.it
Region:
Europe
Location:
Torino
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 451 43.904
Teaching 500 38.051
Research 374 47.948
International Diversity 493 35.853
Financial Sustainability 467 49.543
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 349 48.643
Research Perfomance Rankings 445 41.739
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TEACHING
World Rank: 500
Country rank: 9
Score: 38.051
League: Copper League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 374
Country rank: 15
Score: 47.948
League: Bronze League
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weight
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name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 493
Country rank: 13
Score: 35.853
League: Copper League
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weight
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name
Indicator
weight
10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 467
Country rank: 8
Score: 49.543
League: Copper League
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weight
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name
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weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

The Politecnico di Torino has a 150 years tradition. It is one of the most important universities in Europe for engineering and architecture studies. 32,000 students attend the Politecnico per year, about 18% of them are international students coming from 100 different countries. The Politecnico offers excellence in technology and promotes the ability to carry out theoretical or applied research and also the capacity to achieve concrete and reliable productive processes or organise services and facilities. Politecnico di Torino offers a multicultural study environment and has a close relationship to businesses. The cittadella politecnica is the new campus area where research, teaching and training go hand in hand with student services as well as financial and cultural activities. The Business Research Center inside the cittadella produces cutting-edge research for international corporations while the Venture Capital Section gives research the backing it needs to develop.

Mission Statement

To its traditional missions of higher education and research added the technology transfer and services to the area.