SCHOOL OF
ARCHITECTURE URBAN PLANNING CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING

Compulsory Internships

In this page, rules and procedures of the School of Architecture Urban Planning Construction Engineering are available for all Study Programmes (SP), Milano campus.

 

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All graduates of :

  • December  2018 are invited to check their own internship's approvation before:12th December 2018 - Architecture/Engeneering
  • February 2019 are invited to check their own internship's approvation before: 4th February 2019 - Architecture

Please, contact their own academic tutor to approve the internship if credits are not uploaded in the study plan.

Compulsory Internship Presentation

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General Information

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Position

The Internship is a professional experience useful to student to deal with the JOB world and interact with industry professionals.

The School allows the compulsory internship: 

  • In the second year (only second semester) and in the third year of Laurea (equivalent to Bachelor of Science _BSc)
  • In the first or in the second year of Laurea Magistrale (equivalent to Master of Science_MSc)

 
Duration

Students enrolled in study programmes according to System of Ministerial Decree 270/04: 

  • Laurea (equivalent to Bachelor of Science_BSc): 25 hours for each ECTS of the internship
  • Lauree Magistrali (equivalent to Masters of Science_MSc): 25 hours for each ECTS of the internship

 

 

Students enrolled in study programmes according to System of Ministerial Decree 509/99 [enrolled up to A.Y. 2007-2008]: 

  • Laurea (equivalent to Bachelor of Science_BSc): 135 hours for 9 ECTS 15 hours for each supplementary ECTS;
  • Lauree Specialistiche (equivalent to Master of Science_MSc): 270 hours for 9 ECTS 30 hours for each supplementary ECTS; 

  • Supplementary ECTS must be previously approved, upon request of applicant, by the Coordinator of the Study Programme, and included in the Study Plan for regular conclusion of this last one with the words “Internship addition”.
     

Students must enable the COMPULSORY internship for carrying out the credits of the study plan and can, in addition, enable a NON COMPULSORY one (or more) [of the Career Service, and not of the Internship Service], with maximum duration of one year in each host organization, but that does not contribute to acquisition of additional credits.

This internship must be completed before the graduation work dissertation.

For further information on NON COMPULSORY curricular internships: http://cm.careerservice.polimi.it/studenti-e-laureandi/  

     

    Types

    In order to obtain the ECTS required for compulsory internship, the student can carry out: 

    • an External Internship, in Italy or abroad; the internship can be performed in Public Institutions, Companies, Offices (of architecture, urbanism, landscape, engineering, etc …). It is strictly forbidden to carry out the internship at the office or company of relatives or family members.

    In case of working student (hired with employment contract - no internship - at a company with a duration of at least six months and professional profile similar to the degree course) after approval of the Academic Coordinator of the Study Programme (SAT) for compulsory curricular internships (see below, Staff paragraph), you can get the recognition of the experience as "Activity comparable to internship" 

    Find an Internship

    The intership can be found as follow: 

    • The student can apply to what offered on Job&Internship board of the Career Service of the University through the use of flags stages "student/graduating student/architecture/internship"
      In the period of thirty days after the application, the student can be contacted directly by the institution for an interview in the event that his profile can be matched with the request.
    • the student identifies through personal contacts or independent activities  a company/professional office (host organization)

    • the student contacts a school professor available to accept him/her for Internal Practical Activity

    For further information: "How to find an internship that suits you" 

    General Regulations and Current Rules

    • General Regulations 

    • The University works according to the law, in order to protect the student and companies.
    • The number of curricular intern that can be hosted, at the same time, in each place is not connected to the number of human resources available (employees, fixed-term contracts, project contracts of at least 12 months, working members or professionals, and company owners), however, each company tutor cannot follow more than 5 curricular interns simultaneously.

    Law references:
    Ministerial Decree 142/98
    Organizational Unit Manager Decree 5 November 2013 – n.10031 New Regional specialization for internships - Implementing instructions
    Ministerial Decree 509/99
     

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    Start and Recognition Procedures

    1. External Internship
    2. Internal Practical Activity (Internal Internship)
      Availability for Internal practice activities
    3. Workshops / Professional Courses
    4. Activity comparable to internship 


    IN CASE OF EXTERNAL INTERNSHIP ABROAD
    : If a foreign host organization provides to the student an internship contract in accordance with the laws of the country where the experience will take place, the student is required to send a copy of it to the Internship Service at least 15 days before the starting date, in order to evaluate its validity as alternative to the documents provided by Politecnico di Milano. Internship started and carried out without sending/issuance of a foreign contract or of an Internship Document cannot be considered as regular and will not be recognized.


    IN CASE OF STUDENTS IN DOUBLE DEGREE PROGRAMME: the start and recognition procedures shown can be applied, usually, also to students in Double Degree programme, both incoming and outgoing, with a study plan of Politecnico and/or of the University of origin/destination with a compulsory internship.

    In the event that the University of origin or destination of the student wants to activate the internship with its documentation, it is necessary, however, that the student previously informs the Internship Service at least 15 days in advance, by sending a copy of the documentation.

     

    Forms

    Internal practice  Activity:
    Abstract

    Internship changes:
    - Anticipation
    - Interruption
    - Extension
    - Suspension
    - Suspension and Remediation
    - Business Trip

    Final Reports:
     - External Intership Final Report - student  
     - Internal practice activity Final Report - student 
     - Activity Comparable to Internship (Similar Activity) Final Report - student 
     - Hosting Institution Final Report

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    Staff

    Claudia Cerretani
    Marco Ciuffini

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    Internship SAT _ Milano

     SAT Manager does not necessarily correspond with the Academic Tutor.

     

    • Internship SAT Managers

    Laurea (equivalent to Bachelor of Science _ BSc):

    - Architectural Design: Prof. Andrea Tartaglia and Prof. Maria Pilar Vettori
    - Urban Planning: City Environment Landscape: Prof. Paola Savoldi
    - Engineering and Building and Architecture Techniques: Prof. Fulvio Re Cecconi
    - Architecture Science: Prof. Maria Pilar Vettori
    - Urban Planning: Prof. Paola Savoldi
    - Environmental Architecture: Prof. Laura Daglio
    - Construction Architecture: Prof. Elsa Garavaglia
    - Architectural Design: Prof. Elsa Garavaglia
    - Building Engineering: Prof. Fulvio Re Cecconi
    - Architecture and Building Construction: Prof. Andrea Tartaglia

    Lauree Magistrali (equivalent to Masters of Science _ MSc):

    - Architecture: Prof. Pierluigi Salvadeo
    - Architecture - Built Environment Interiors: Prof. Pierluigi Salvadeo
    - Architecture - Architectural Design: Prof. Luca Monica
    - Architecture - Architecture and Urban Design: Prof. Luca Monica
    - Architecture - Building Architecture: Prof. Elsa Garavaglia
    - Building System Engineering: Prof. Fulvio Re Cecconi
    - Building and Architectural Engineering: Prof. Fulvio Re Cecconi
    - Building and Construction Engineering: Prof. Fulvio Re Cecconi
    - Management of Built Environment - Management of Building: Prof. Mario Dejaco
    - Urban Planning and Policy Design: Prof. Carolina Pacchi 
    - Landscape Architecture - Land Landscape Heritage: Prof. Laura Daglio

     

    • Internship SAT Managers for E+ (Erasmus+ for traineeship)

    Laurea (equivalent to Bachelor of Science _ BSc):

    - Architectural Design: Prof. Davide Ponzini
    - Urban Planning: City Environment Landscape: Prof. Davide Ponzini
    - Engineering and Building and Architecture Techniques: Prof. Fulvio Re Cecconi


    Laurea Magistrale (equivalent to Master of Science _ MSc):

    - Architecture, Architecture - Built Environment Interiors: Prof. Davide Ponzini
    - Architecture - Architectural Design, Architecture and Urban Design: Prof. Davide Ponzini 
    - Architecture - Building Architecture: Prof. Davide Ponzini 
    - Building Engineering: Prof. Fulvio Re Cecconi
    - Building and Architectural Engineering: Prof. Fulvio Re Cecconi
    - Management of Built Environment - Gestione del Costruito: Prof. Mario Dejaco
    - Urban Planning and Policy Design: Prof. Davide Ponzini 
    - Landscape Architecture - Land Landscape Heritage: Prof. Davide Ponzini 

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