Doctorates are the highest qualifications awarded by the Italian university system.

They provide young people with the skills and knowledge they need to conduct high level research in public and private organizations or develop a professional career, while contributing to the creation of the European area of higher education and of the European research area.
Doctoral programmes are open to students with a Master’s degree (in Italian, "laurea magistrale, specialistica o vecchio ordinamento") or an equivalent foreign degree.

Doctoral programmes for a.y. 2020-2021 (cycle 36) at the University of Trento are listed below.
Information about selection will be published as soon as available.

Science and Technology

Phd programme status deadline
Physics selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Physics - MSCA H2020 ACO positions selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Information and Communication Technology selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Industrial Innovation selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Mathematics selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Materials, Mechatronics and Systems Engineering

selection 2020/21: not yet available

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Agrifood and Environmental Sciences selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Biomolecular Sciences selection 2020/21: not yet available -

Humanities

Phd programme status deadline
European Cultures. Environment, Contexts, Histories, Arts, Ideas selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Economics and Management selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Forms of cultural exchange selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Sociology and Social Research selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Comparative and European legal studies selection 2020/21: not yet available -
International studies selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Sustainability: Economics, Environment, Management and Society (SUSTEEMS) selection 2020/21: not yet available  

Cognitive sciences

Phd programme status deadline
Cognitive and Brain Sciences selection 2020/21: not yet available -
Cognitive Science selection 2020/21: not yet available -

The following PhD programmes will be discontinued after already enrolled students have graduated:

Doctoral programmes offered jointly with other Universities: