Mechanical Engineering Bachelor’s degree course has limited access.

The following tests are valid: the TOLC-I starting from 2018, or the paper test from the CISIA Consortium or the Test Interno Telematico (TIT) of the School of Engineering of the University of Pisa.

The selection process takes place over three sessions.

Session Start of registration for
End of registration for selection Publication of the rankings Deadline for the completion of enrolment
I 20th of May 2019 19th of July 2019, at 12.00 pm 25th of July 2019 1st of August 2019
II 2nd of August 2019 10th of September 2019, at 12.00 pm 17th of September 2019 20th of September 2019
III 23rd of September 2019 4th of October 2019, at 12.00 pm 11th of October 2019 16th of October 2019

To participate you must:

1.Register for the TOLC-I test and sit the exam on the day and at the time selected, following the procedure and the calendar published on the CISIA websitebefore 24:00 on the deadline for each sessionFor the purposes of this announcement, the TOLC-I is valid as of February 2018. Remember that you can take it several times (maximum one per calendar month). If you have taken more than one TOLC-I test, the one with the highest score will be taken into consideration in the Mathematics section.

To participate to the third session, the Testo Interno Telematico (TIT) of the School of Engineering of the University of Pisa, which will take place in September 2019, is also valid. The registration procedures and further information are published on the website of School of Engineering.


2.Register for the selection process on the Alice portal, before 00:00 pm on the day of the deadline for each session (The GUIDE contains all the information regarding the enrolment procedure)

The results of the TOLC-I are acquired automatically by the university.

3.Wait for the publication of the rankings and, if you are successful, complete the enrolment procedure before 00:00 pm on the deadline’s day set out for each session.


You can find all the information in the call for applications 2019/2020 (in Italian only).