Doctoral Programme in Mathematics - Jointly run with the University of Verona

The University of Trento announces a public selection procedure for admission to the 38th cycle (academic year 2022/2023) of the PhD Programme in “Mathematics”, jointly run with the University of Verona.

In List of Calls for Phd positions, announcements of selection from past years are available.

Announcement of selection - A.Y. 2022-2023

Rector's Decree no. 688 of 21/07/2022, posted on this webpage on 22/07/2022.
*please note that only the Italian version of the call is legally binding, the English version is provided for information only.

Positions: no. 1 + 1 + 1
Scholarships: no. 1 + 1 + 1 (of which 1 + 1 + 1 on specific reserved topics)

The Academic year starts November 1, 2022
Duration of the Doctoral Programme: 3 years

May also be admitted on additional positions candidates selected by special committees for admission related to specific international mobility programmes in which the University of Trento participates.

application/pdfMATE_secondo bando_38_ENG(PDF | 240 KB)

How to apply 

To partecipate to the selection procedure, fill in the application online within the deadline.

Deadline for application: August 25, 2022, hrs. 4.00 PM (Italian time)

Applicants are advised to register well in advance of the deadline. The University shall not be considered responsible for any dysfunctions due to technical problems and/or overload of the communication line and/or of the OS, for the loss of communication due to incorrect address details or late communication about possible change of address of the candidates, or for any other problem and delay due to third parties, unexpected cases or circumstances beyond one’s control.

Details about funded positions 

Positions and scholarships increased after the publication of the call are in bold (indicated with +)

For details on the reserved topics please see the "Research topics" file in attachment.

no. of scholarships Reserved topic Scientific representatives
1 A. Development and security proof of Quantum Key Distribution protocols based on single particle entanglement (SP-QKD) Sonia Mazzucchi (Dep. Maths), Silvio Ranise (Dep. Maths) e Lorenzo Pavesi (Dep. Physics)

B. Analisi Geometrica / Geometric Analysis (additional - posted on August 1st, 2022)*

funded by the Department of Mathematics (within the project ERC Starting Grant CHANGE - European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme)

Alessandro Carlotto (Dep. Mathematics - ETH Zurich)

C. Inference of cell and tissue specific regulatory networks from genomic data (additional - posted on August 8th, 2022)*

funded by  Fondazione The Microsoft Research – University of Trento Centre for Computational and Systems Biology (COSBI) - University of Trento

Mario Lauria (Dep. Maths)

For information about scholarships on specific reserved topic see the file "Research topics". 

Regarding additional reserved scholarships added after the publication of this Call (additional scholarships), applicants will be required to express their interest for them to the Selection Committee before the oral examination, according to the instructions given at this web page. 

*Attention: Applicants interested in the additional scholarships and who have not sent their application yet can add the new scholarship in the specific space in the online application;  candidates interested in the additional scholarships and who have already sent their application must send an email to ateneo [at] by the call for selection deadline (August 25, 2022), specifying the preference order (email subject: “Application ID number- applicant’s Surname and Name – Doctoral Programme in Mathematics – 38th cycle - Second call - Supplement to application ") .

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application/pdfMAT38_Research topics_Geometric Analysis(PDF | 58 KB)

Examination’s schedule and results 

Assessment schedule: published on September 22, 2022
Oral examination: form September 23, 2022

List of exclusions of incomplete applications: published on September 22, 2022
Assessment of qualifications and candidates admitted to the interview: published on September 22, 2022

Schedule interviews: not available

Final ranking: not available

application/pdfEsclusioni domanda incompleta_MAT_38_secondo bando(PDF | 119 KB)
application/pdfEsclusioni art. 2 del bando_MAT_38_secondo bando(PDF | 117 KB)
application/pdfEsiti_valutazione titoli_MATE_38 secondo bando(PDF | 154 KB)
application/pdfEsiti finali_final results_MAT_ciclo_38_secondo bando(PDF | 167 KB)

Deadline for enrolment:
Position with scholarship: not available

Information about first year enrollment procedure available at the related web page.

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Last update: September 30, 2022