• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
This page is currently being updated - please check again soon. The Specilizing Master in Yacht Design of the POLI.design – Milan (Italy) collects and consolidates opportunities and resources developed by the University, with particular reference to skills in the fields of industrial design, fluid dynamics, mechanics and materials science.

About

On the other hand, this course uses resources, experience and expertise acquired at a number of other Italian universities including: University “Federico II” of Naples, University of Catania and University of Chieti.

Goals

The Specializing Master in Yacht Design from POLI.design – Milan (Italy) provides the tools for managing the design and construction of sailing and motor boats, from project brief to definition of general plans, hydrostatic and hydrodynamic calculations, fitting-out of interiors, deck and board equipment, boat systems, production in the yard and control of executive stages. Participation in the Specializing Master allows students to achieve the following training goals:

  • development of planning skills, in particular problem setting and problem solving skills in the leisure boat market;
  • development of specialised technical skills; acquisition of principles and procedures of construction methods and techniques;
  • development of skills related to production organisation and shipyard management;
  • development of the ability to work in a group and to present oneself with authority in the professional world;
  • ability to manage conflicts in the team and to encourage creativity.

Professional Outcomes

Students attending the programme will find employment at yacht design practices or yards and in ancillary industries. The potential fields of professional involvement are: technical office; engineering; project management; production control; quality control; fitting-out; styling; customisation; after sales.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Yacht Design
  • Design and representation
  • Naval Architecture
  • Shipbuilding
  • On-board Systems and Propulsion Equipment
  • Interior Design
  • Production process and corporate organisation
  • Empowerment
  • Design workshop
3 partial exemptions of 25%

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

The Specializing Master in Yacht Design is open to applicants who have a university degree (Laurea, equivalent to a Bachelor of Science) under the old or the new educational system or a Laurea Magistrale (equivalent to a Master of Science) under the new educational system in Architecture, Engineering and Industrial Design, and in related economic disciplines, and to applicants with equivalent qualifications.

The Board shall admit applicants who have qualifications in disciplines other than those specified above, if the Master may complete the training of the applicant or the professional skills and experience shown by same.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12504 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12504 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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+ 500 euro Politecnico di Milano registration fee

Living costs for Milano

  • 850 - 1450 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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