Internationally top-ranked research institutes select their best thesis annually for publication in this series. Nominated and endorsed by two recognized specialists, each thesis is chosen for its scientific excellence and impact on research. For greater accessibility to non-specialists, the published versions include an extended introduction, as well as a foreword by the student’s supervisor explaining the special relevance of the work for the field. As a whole, the series provides a valuable resource both for newcomers to the relevant field, and for other scientists seeking detailed background information on special questions. Finally, it provides an accredited documentation of the valuable contributions made by today’s younger generation of scientists.
All PhD programmes are open to both Italian citizens and students from abroad.
All students admitted to our PhD programmes receive full financial support . This includes tuition, fees, and a cost-of-living scholarship. Support is provided to students who maintain a good academic standing and make satisfactory progress towards their PhD degree.
All students will be assigned further funding for their research activity and travel .
Each PhD course offers scholarships reserved to students who graduated in non-Italian universities.
Applications are submitted from candidates, irrespective of their citizenship, who: