Graduating in Chemical Science and Technology

There are three graduation sessions per year, for both Bachelor's and Master's degree programmes:

  • Summer session
  • Autumn session
  • Winter session.

In the Deadlines and calendars section you will find the dates for each session and all the steps required to take the final exam.

Students who graduate by the third session of the academic year need not pay the first instalment for the next academic year.

The graduation application must be submitted online by the deadline set for your session. Do not hand it in to the Student Registrar.

Payment

The payment of the € 116.00 graduation fee (including the € 16.00 stamp duty) may be made through Pago PA:

  • when submitting the online application, or
  • after submitting the graduation application, through the payment service 

Upcoming graduate survey
Upcoming graduates are required to fill in the survey within the term set for each session.
You can access the survey only after submitting the graduation application.
Failure to fill in the survey by the deadline will result in exclusion from the graduation session.

Deadlines, procedures and graduation calendars
Deadlines, calendars and procedures are different depending on the degree programme.

    Each application is valid for a single exam session.

    Students who forfeit an exam must promptly notify the Registrar through the Informastudenti Service. Students must submit another application through the online procedure, indicating the newly chosen exam session.

    Once paid, the graduation fee is valid for the new session also. Postponements are not allowed.

    Deadlines and calendars
    Bachelor's programmes

    Summer Session (first session - single round) - a.a. 2020/2021

    • Final exams: from 20 to 28-07-2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 03-05-2021 to 29-06-2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 29-06-2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: 29-06-2021
    • End-of-internship interview deadline: 05-07-2021
    Master's degree and traditional programmes

    Summer Session (first session - single round) - a.a. 2020/2021

    • Final exams: from 20 to 28-07-2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 03-05-2021 to 29-06-2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 29-06-2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: 29-06-2021
    • Delivery of dissertation summary: from 30-06-2021 to 13-07-2021
    • Online thesis submission: within 13-07-2021
    • On the day of the final exam, students must deliver 1 signed copy of their final work to the Committee (only if in presence)
    Bachelor's Programmes

    Autumn session (second session - first round) - a.y. 2020/2021

    • Final exams: from 22 to 28 October 2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 15 July 2021 to 1 October 2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 1 October 2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: 1 October 2021
    • End-of-internship interview deadline: 6 October 2021

    Autumn session (second session - second round) - a.y. 2020/2021

    • Final exams: from 9 to 16 December 2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 2 October 2021 to 18 November 2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 18 November 2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: 18 November 2021
    • End-of-internship interview deadline: 25 November 2021
    Master's degree and traditional programmes

    Autumn session (second session - first round) - a.y. 2020/2021

    • Final exams: from 22 to 28 October 2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 15 July 2021 to 1 October 2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 1 October 2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: 1 October 2021
    • Delivery of dissertation summary: from 3 to 15 October 2021 via www.riassuntitesi.scienzemfn.unimi.it
    • Online thesis submission: within 15 October 2021
    • On the day of the final exam, students must deliver 1 signed copy of their final work to the Committee (only if in presence)

    Autumn session (second session - second round) - a.y. 2020/2021

    • Final exams: from 9 to 16 December 2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 2 October 2021 to 18 November 2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 18 November 2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: 18 November 2021
    • Delivery of dissertation summary: from 20 November 2021 to 2 December 2021 via www.riassuntitesi.scienzemfn.unimi.it
    • Online thesis submission: within 2 December 2021
    • On the day of the final exam, students must deliver 1 signed copy of their final work to the Committee (only if in presence)
    Bachelor's Programmes

    Winter session (second session - first round) - a.y. 2019/2020

    • Final exams: from 22 to 26 February 2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 15 December 2020 to 1 February 2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 1 February 2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: within 1 February 2021
    • End-of-internship interview deadline: within 2 February 2021

    Winter session (second session - second round) - a.y. 2019/2020

    • Final exams: from 12 to 16 April 2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 2 February to 22 March 2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 22 March 2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: within 26 February 2021
    • End-of-internship interview deadline: within 25 March 2021
    Master's degree and traditional programmes

    Winter session (third session - first round) - a.y. 2019/2020

    • Final exams: from 22 to 26 February 2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 15 December 2020 to 1 February 2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 1 February 2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: within 1 February 2021
    • Delivery of dissertation summary: from 3 to 15 February 2021,the summary of the final paper must be uploaded on the website www.riassuntitesi.scienzemfn.unimi.it using the university credentials.
    • Online thesis submission: within 15 February 2021
    • On the day of the final exam, students must deliver 1 signed copy of their final work to the Committee (only if in presence)

    Winter session (third session - second round) - a.y. 2019/2020

    • Final exams: from 12 to 16 April 2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 2 February to 22 March 2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 22 March 2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: within 26 Fabruary 2021
    • Delivery of dissertation summary: from 24 March to 5 April 2021,the summary of the final paper must be uploaded on the website www.riassuntitesi.scienzemfn.unimi.it using the university credentials.
    • Online thesis submission: within 5 April 2021
    • On the day of the final exam, students must deliver 1 signed copy of their final work to the Committee (only if in presence)

    The extraordinary session is reserved for students who are off track in 2020/21 (or in their last year in 2019/20), with no more than two exams pending at the time of the graduation application.

    Only students complying with their study plan, as last approved, will be admitted to the final exam.

    The degree programmes will set extraordinary exam sessions in May 2021, only students who have submitted their graduation application for the extraordinary graduation session academic year 2019/2020 will be able to access.

    Bachelor's programmes

    Extraordinary session 2019/2020 (Academic Senate resolution of 16 March 2021)

    • Final exams: from 7 to 15 June 2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 23 March to 9 April 2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 9 April 2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: within 24 May 2021
    • End-of-internship interview deadline: within 10 May 2021
    Master's degree and traditional programmes

    Extraordinary session 2019/2020 (Academic Senate resolution of 16 March 2021)

    • Final exams: from 7 to 15 June 2021
    • Online application for graduation: from 23 March to 9 April 2021
    • Graduand questionnaire completion deadline: within 9 April 2021
    • Deadline for completing exams: within 24 May 2021
    • Delivery of dissertation summary: within 24 May 2021, the summary of the final paper must be uploaded on the website www.riassuntitesi.scienzemfn.unimi.it using the university credentials.
    • Online thesis submission: within 31 May 2021
    • On the day of the final exam, students must deliver 1 signed copy of their final work to the Committee (only if in presence)
    Summary and final paper (Master's programmes only)

    Summary

    The final paper summary must be posted on the dissertation summary management website within the deadlines provided for each session. You can access the procedure using your University credentials.

    Thesis

    To be admitted to the final exam, students must do the following:

    • upload a digital copy of the thesis in PDF/A format by accessing - from UNIMIA -> SIFA Online Services -> Administrative services -> graduation application -> Thesis upload. You cannot apply for graduation without uploading the thesis within the deadline.
    • Create a PDF/A file of your thesis starting from a Word or LibreOffice document (follow instructions on the video tutorial).
    • Deliver one paper copy of your thesis following the instruction of your course programme.
    Calculating your degree classification

    How is my degree calculated? It is a question all students ask themselves approaching graduation. Here are a few tips to gratify your curiosity and help you manage your studies with a view to the final exam.
    Article 23(1) of our Academic Regulations provides for the definition of "... evaluation criteria for each kind of final examination also relative to the weight of the student's curriculum ...".
    Paragraph 2 lists the duties of the Chairman of the Degree Board, such as "... ensuring full compliance with exam regulations and the consistency of final evaluations with the general criteria set out by programme boards ... "

    The available files provide the criteria for our chemistry degree programmes.