PhD Degrees


PhD Office,

Contacts only for Call for application,

Administration and accounting,


San Sebastiano, Dorsoduro 1686, 30123 Venice

New call for application a.y. 2022/2023 - NRRP 2022

The Call NRRP 2022 for academic year 2022/2023 is now online. The deadline for submitting the application is Tuesday 23rd August 2022 1 P.M. (Italian time).

Annual call for applications

Applications is now closed. From May, 10th, you find Scheduled timetable at "Annual call" web page. Here you will also find the results of the tests, according to the scheduled timetable on page.

Discover our Phd programmes

Some PhD programmes are collaboration between our University and local companies (Collaborative PhD ).
Other PhD programmes are in convention with Italian Universities (Inter-University PhD ) or with foreign Universities (International PhD ) or with Research institutions (PhD in cooperation with institutions ).

The interdisciplinary PhD programmes are shown in more than one area.

How long is a PhD Degree?

Minimum 3 years

Admission requirements

Masters degree or other study qualification which is recognised as being equivalent.  For certain PhD Programmes additional requirements may be called for – a degree qualification with a specific focus, for example; it is therefore necessary to read the application carefully.

English knowledge at B2 level mimimun is also required.

How to be admitted?

The PhD Degree is open to a limited number of students. The requirement is to pass a public selection process entailing the evaluation of academic qualifications, as well as of oral and/or written exams.