Ph.D. - Doctoral programs

The Ph.D. program is designed to train students for research activity; it lasts at least three academic years, during which the students acquire the necessary skills to perform high-profile research activities; it is an essential first step towards an academic career.
The Ph.D. program is accessed through an entrance examination based on qualifications and oral or written tests: those holding a Master's Degree or equivalent (Italian or foreign) may apply in accordance with the terms and conditions specified in the call, published every year, generally in July.

Ph. D. candidates from extra-UE Countries must apply for a Visa for Study reasons, then, once in Italy for a residence permit. All details are availble on:

Frequently Asked Questions - FAQ

The entrance examination announcements are published on the Postgraduate/Post-Lauream pages of the University Website and the Official Gazette-competitions series.

All Ph.D. students (assignees and non-scholarships holders) are required to pay an annual fee of €156.00, in accordance with the "Regulations on the student contribution, academic year 2017/2018".

Pilot action: a.y. 2019/2020 PhD course on Environment and Natural Sciences (n. 9 students involved)
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PCDP Personal Career Development Plan: the introduction of PCDPs will lead to an improvement of career guidance (as they will benefit of a structured support subject to monitor and evaluation) and, on the other hand, they represent an empowerment measures for the supervisors (as they will enhance their mentoring skills with the introduction of quality elements in the process)

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DIPARTIMENTO DI SCIENZA E ALTA TECNOLOGIA
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DIPARTIMENTO DI MEDICINA E CHIRURGIA
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DIPARTIMENTO DI SCIENZE TEORICHE E APPLICATE
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DIPARTIMENTO DI MEDICINA E CHIRURGIA
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DIPARTIMENTO DI DIRITTO, ECONOMIA E CULTURE
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DIPARTIMENTO DI BIOTECNOLOGIE E SCIENZE DELLA VITA
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DIPARTIMENTO DI ECONOMIA
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DIPARTIMENTO DI SCIENZA E ALTA TECNOLOGIA
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