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Final project

What it is

In order to be admitted to the degree examination, you must have obtained all the credits envisaged by the educational system of your degree course.

The final examination consists of the discussion, before a committee, of a written paper under the guidance of a supervisor.

The paper:

  • must be on a mathematical subject
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  • should be about 15 pages
  • should be done in about 100 hours of work (corresponds to 4 CFU)
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  • you will be able to write it during stays at other Italian or foreign universities
  • you may also write it in English
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  • you will be able to supplement it with internships and/or periods spent in companies or research organisations interested in the subject

What to do to graduate

If you are an undergraduate, you must:

  1. Deposit the title of your thesis
  2. Choose the degree session
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  4. Fill out the AlmaLaurea questionnaire online
  5. Fill out the degree application online
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  7. In case you have books on loan, return them to the library
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  9. Fill out the assessment questionnaire for your degree course.
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  11. Request and send filled out, at least one month before your graduation date, the form for the assignment of the expert member in the committee to the teaching secretary of the Department of Mathematics.


  1. Check that you are current on your tax payments
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  3. Pay the stamp duty of € 16 for the issuance of the degree certificate (payable via the online services - payment of fees and contributions)
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  5. Check that you have taken all the exams and educational activities
  6. Check that they are all marked on your online career.


The final grade consists of:

  • average of marks in hundredths weighted, with the exclusion of the mark that most negatively affects the average
  • assessment of the thesis: the committee may award a mark from 0 up to 6 points

N.B.If you have taken examinations in the context of international mobility agreements, exceeding at least 50% of the CFUs indicated in the Learning Agreement, you may request the exclusion of the lowest marks (from the calculation of the final average) corresponding to a maximum of 2/3 of the CFUs obtained abroad.

When the score reaches (or exceeds) 110, the committee may unanimously award the lode upon the rapporteur's proposal.

For details, see the relevant Article of the Rules.

N.B.You can only graduate if you have obtained a mark of no less than 66 out of 110.

Use of lockers

Undergraduates are allowed to use a locker on the fifth floor. Please consult the relevant Rules for instructions on how to use it.