Building and Architectural Engineering

Politecnico di Milano

Program Description

Building and Architectural Engineering

Politecnico di Milano

Mission and goals

The master of science programme in Building and Architectural Engineering prepares a senior Building Engineer with interdisciplinary scientific and technical background and skill suitable to work in the field of design, construction, refurbishment and management of large, complex and high performance buildings.

Career opportunities

The Master degree Building and Architectural Engineers are mostly employed by architecture and engineering design and consulting firms as well as by construction and maintenance, services and facilities firms, manufacturers of building materials and components. They are also employed by Public Administrations, property management and quality control service and appreciated as private consultants.

Subjects Building Engineering track

Some of the key subjects are:

  • Engineering Design for Architecture
  • Advanced Construction Materials
  • Advanced Building Systems Engineering
  • Structural modelling and analysis, design of structure
  • Earthquake resistant design
  • Advanced Building Physics
  • Building Energy Modelling and Building Envelope Design
  • Multiphysics optimization on Building Envelope

Subjects Architectural Engineering track

  • Architectural Design
  • History of Architecture
  • Building Physics
  • Building Services
  • Conservation
  • Integrated Project Management
  • Refurbishment and Energy Retrofit
  • Structural Design
  • Sustainable Building Technologies
  • Sustainable Multidisciplinary Design Process
  • Urban Design
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated May 12, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2017
2 years
Full time
3,300 EUR
Start date Oct. 2017
Italy Milan
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Italy Lecco
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Duration 2 years
Price 3,300 EUR
Tuition fees for non EU students, per year. Tuition fees for EU students range from about 900 to about 3,500€ per year, for the two-year duration of the programme.