Call for Applications, Doctoral School in Information and Communication Technology

The University of Trento opens the call for positions for the 34th Cycle (Academic Year 2018/2019) of the PhD Programme of the “International Doctoral School in Information and Communication Technology” 

For admission requirements and application procedure please check the call in the "Download" area on the right.

Only the Italian version of the call is legally binding.

In order to be admitted to the School applicants must possess an academic qualification which grants access to a third level education programme (PhD) in the country where it has been issued.

Deadline: August 30, 2018, hrs. 04.00 PM (Italian time, GMT +2)

The application must be completed and submitted by the above deadline, solely by the online system:

The application which you must select is "Doctoral School in Information and Communication Technology 34th cycle - Second Call 2018"

Applicants who do not have an account at the University of Trento must register in advance at:

The application shall be subject to the payment of an application fee - non-refundable - amounting to € 15 to be paid paid by credit card according to the instructions given in the appropriate section of the online application

Applicants are advised to register well in advance with respect of the deadline because the issue of the username and password (sent via email), necessary to enter UNITN’s online services, may require up to 2 working days. 

The administration strongly recommends that applicants ensure that they have received the notification email confirming the definitive completion of the application procedure.
Applicants are asked not to wait until the last days prior to the deadline before submitting their applications.

During the filling out of the online application, applicants must choose which research area/s (max. 2, specifying the order of preference)  and no more than two project specific grants (reserved topic scholarships) within each research area they are interested to apply for.   

If an applicant is short-listed in more than one Research Area, he/she will be enrolled in the one that he/she selected as first choice in the online application and deleted from the other ranking list

Applicants who have submitted the application by the deadline and made the payment of the application feed may also opt for any scholarships on reserved topics (additional reserved topic scholarships) that will be made available AFTER the publication of the present call by using the additional online application that is available only from August 31 to September 6, 2018, at 04.00 PM (Italian time, GMT +2). 

To access the additional online application applicants must use the same credentials as for the main application.


The official call is available HERE