Politecnico di Milano 2012-2013 Master: admissions are open

Design Schools 24 Jan 2012
Politecnico di Milano 2012-2013 Master: admissions are open

Politecnico di Milano has announced that the admissions for its 2012-2013 Master in Transportation & Automobile Design are now open. The course will start in March 2012.


The Master Course, organized by the POLI.design consortium, will be held in partnership with Volkswagen Group Italia.

In an official release, the Milan-based university has released some details on a lecture held on last 24 November by Ralf Gerhard Willner, Chief Technical Officer at ItalDesign Giugiaro Group.

Ralf Gerhard Willner at Politecnico di MilanoThe speech, titled “Electric Mobility – As a chance!” was focused on sustainable mobility, which was the theme of the past year’s final thesis projects.

Willner has explained that in the next future the development of alternative propulsion systems will be a technological challenge for every carmaker, as well as representing an ecological and social urgency, taking into consideration the emissions targets set by the G8 forum for the year 2050.

In a brief historical overview, Willner showed how the development of electric drivetrains began in the early years of the automotive industry.

Ralf Gerhard Willner at Politecnico di MilanoIt was put on hold during the World Wars and recently came back to the general attention with the growing ecological awareness.

He then explained the main characteristics of electrical drivetrains and the possibilities they offer for the automotive industry.

In the last part of the event, Willner gave a feedback on the students’ works.

For more information on the Master Course visit www.tad.polimi.it or check the image gallery on Flickr.

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