Year 2017 - 2nd call is closed.


The announcement of selection for the Doctoral Program in Information and Communication Technology is issued every year no later than June.

The selection is based on the evaluation of the applicant’s titles and qualifications.


Applications for the PhD Program in Information and Communication Technology are accepted from applicants who hold:

  • an Italian “Laurea magistrale” instituted in conformity with Italian Ministerial Decree 270/2004, or
  • a university degree of the previous regulations (Italian "Laurea specialistica " or "Diploma di Laurea"), or
  • an equivalent degree obtained abroad (Master's degree) and recognized as equivalent to the Italian "Laurea magistrale" by the Admissions Committee for the sole purposes of admission to the Doctoral programme, also within the framework of mobility and cooperation inter-university agreements.

Applications are also accepted from students who expect to complete their degree by the date indicated in the call.


The majority of the PhD positions are covered by scholarships.Currently the annual gross amount of the doctoral scholarship is € 13.638,47. The scholarship net amount varies, depending on the country of residence and on country-specific taxation agreements. All information is available here.