Ph.D. - Doctoral research
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.
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".