Doctoral Research Programmes

PhD Programmes

Our doctoral programmes provide advanced research and professional skills to highly qualified students. Many of the programmes are jointly coordinated with national and international partners and all doctoral programmes offer the opportunity to spend time abroad for research and internships. Admission is based on an examination. All doctoral programmes at our University begin on November 1 and last three years, and no fewer than 50% of the students enrolled in our programmes receive full scholarships. For more information on scholarships see the Fees and Scholarships page.

The following is a list of the PhD programmes at Unimore.

PhD programmes - XXXIV cycle - 2018/2019

PhD programmesplacesdeadlinefinal ranking
Automotive engineering for intelligent mobility (Course venue: University of Bologna)28Admission is managed by University of Bologna
Clinical and experimental medicine (CEM)2513/09/2018
Food and agricultural science, technology and biotechnology1306/09/2018
Human sciences1331/08/2018
Industrial and environmental engineering “Enzo Ferrari”2017/09/2018
Industrial innovation engineering1110/09/2018
Information and communication technologies (ICT)1528/09/2018
Labour, development and innovation1226/09/2018
Legal Sciences (Course venue: University of Parma)6Admission is managed by University of Parma
Models and methods for material and environmental sciences719/09/2018
Molecular and regenerative medicine1120/09/2018
Physics and nano sciences720/09/2018


» Call for admission and changes

» Selection committees

» Final ranking

Based on a rigorous selection process, applications are processed once a year. The admissions will be open in May 2018 (refer to the Calls).

More documentation

» Guide for admission application to Ph.D. programmes

Please complete the application form and submit it electronically following the application guide. A non-returnable administrative fee of 25 € will be charged. The decision on admission as well as on financial support is published on the web.

Contact office

For further information please contact:
Master and PhD Office
via Università, 4 - 41121 Modena
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