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Final project

What is

For admission to the graduate examination, you must have completed all the credits required by the educational regulations of your degree program.

The final examination consists of the discussion of a thesis of a design or research nature, developed under the guidance of a supervisor and one or more co-rapporteurs.

You will have to discuss the paper before a committee consisting of faculty members from the affiliated universities, and the degree is awarded jointly by the four universities.

The final examination is awarded 16 cfu.


You can write the thesis in English. However, in order to use another language of the European Union, you must ask for permission from the course council. In such cases, remember to accompany the paper with the title and ample summary in Italian.

What to do to graduate

If you are an undergraduate, you must:

  1. Choose the degree session
  2. Enter the title of your thesis
  3. Fill out the degree application online
  4. Fill out the questionnaire AlmaLaurea online
  5. In case you have books on loan, return them to the library
  6. Fill out the questionnaire to evaluate your study course


  1. Check that you are current on your tax payments
  2. Pay the stamp tax of € 16 for the issuance of the degree diploma (pay here)
  3. Check that you have taken all your exams and training activities
  4. Check that they are all marked on your online career


The evaluation of the final examination is based on the following:

  • average of the grades of the examinations taken, expressed in hundredths
  • 1 point for every 4 praise (up to a maximum of 1 point)

The committee, once it hears your exposition during the graduation session, will score up to 9 points to be added to the basic score.

The final test is passed if you obtained a grade of not less than 66 points out of 110.

Honor may be awarded by unanimous opinion of the committee if you have achieved a final score greater than or equal to 110/ 110.

Dignity of Press requires the approval of a majority of the committee and can only be granted to research theses with particularly innovative content, regardless of the final score achieved.

Withdrawal of parchments

The collection of Degree, Master's, Doctorate and Postgraduate Parchments for all schools takes place by appointment at the 'UniGe World' premises at Via Balbi 40-42 r - ground floor (opposite Via Balbi 5).

Info, timetable and booking on the page Diploma collection