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Final project

What is

To be admitted to the final examination, you must have regularly attended the educational activities and earned the credits prescribed by the regulations.

The final examination involves the discussion, before a special committee, of a paper, on theoretical or applied problems or design development, related to activities you have developed in university laboratories or as part of a company internship.

During the final examination you will have to demonstrate:

  • adequate basic preparation
  • knowledge of the contents characterizing mechanical engineering
  • systematic and argumentative skills
  • ability to use sources and bibliography correctly
  • clarity in exposition


You will also be able to write your paper in English. If you would like to write it in another EU language you will have to ask for permission.

In these cases, you will have to write title and an abstract in Italian.

What to do to graduate


If you are an undergraduate you must:

  1. Deposit the title of the thesis
  2. Choose the graduate session
  3. .
  4. Fill out the AlmaLaurea questionnaire online
  5. Fill out the graduation application online
  6. In case you have books on loan, return them to the library
  7. .
  8. Fill out the assessment questionnaire for your course of study.


  1. Check that you are current with your tax payment
  2. .
  3. Pay the stamp tax of €16 for the issuance of the Graduation Diploma (payable through the online services - payment of fees and contributions)
  4. Check that you have taken all exams and educational activities
  5. Check that they are all marked on your online career.




The evaluation of the final paper by the committee is done by adding a score from 0 to 8 points to your weighted average in hundredths, taking as weight the number of credits associated with the individual educational activity.