PhD Programme in Information Engineering and Computer Science - first call

Until 36th cycle Information and communication technology.

The University of Trento announces a public selection procedure for admission to the 38th cycle (academic year 2022/2023) of the PhD Programme in Information Engineering and Computer Sciences.

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. 353 of April 12th, 2022, published in this webpage on April 3th, 2022.
*please note that only the Italian version of the call is legally binding, the English version is provided for information only.

Positions: nr. 34 (30 in the Call, 4 additional)
Scholarships: nr. 34 (of which nr. 27 on reserved topics) (30 in the Call, 4 additional)

The Academic year starts November 1, 2022
Duration of the PhD 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/pdfISI_First call_38_ENG(PDF | 403 KB)

How to apply

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

Deadline for application: May 16th, 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

Research Area A: Deep and Structured Machine Learning, Language Speech and Interaction, Machine Learning and Intelligent OptimizatioN
Research Area B: Cyber Security, Embedded Intelligence and Robotics Systems, Next Generation Networks
Research Area C: Data Intelligence, Social Informatics, Software Engineering and Formal Methods
Research Area D: Remote and Distributed Sensing

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

Research Area No. of positions With scholarship/fellowship Without scholarship
A 10 +2 10 +2 -
B 10 10 -
C 6 6 -
D 4 +2 4 +2 -

For information about scholarship with reserved research topics see the related webpage.

Applicants who already closed and correctly sent the application before the publication of additional scholarships can apply for them (only in the same Area of the main Application) filling-in the "Additional Application - Reserved Scholarships" that will be available online only from May 17th to May 20th, 2022.

Examination’s schedule and results

Assessment of qualifications: assessment of qualifications will be held after May 31st 2022

List of exclusions of incomplete applications: published on May 31st, 2022
List of exclusions for not recognized qualification: published on May 31st, 2022

Final ranking: published on July 11th 2022

Deadline for enrolment:
Position with scholarship: July 19th, 2022

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

Useful links


application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentStatement_of_purpose_ISI-IECS(DOCX | 14 KB)
application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentResearch_proposal_ISI-IECS(DOCX | 14 KB)

Last update: 11/07/2022