PhD Programme in "International Studies"

The 39th cycle of the PhD Programme in International Studies will commence in the academic year 2023/2024 at the University of Trento.

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Announcement of selection

Published on April 4, 2023 on this webpage.
Please note that only the Italian version of the call is legally binding, the English version is provided for information only.

Number of positions: 6
Number of 3-year-grants: 6, funded by the University of Trento

Number of Supernumerary positions: 1 (position reserved to candidates fulfilling the requirements stated by art. 18, par. 3 of the University Regulations regarding PhD Programmes).

Start of the Academic Year: 1 November 2023
Duration of the PhD Programme: 3 years
Official language: English

application/pdfCall International Studies 39th cycle(PDF | 257 KB)

How to apply

The application online is available starting from April 5, 2023

Application’s deadline to participate in the selection: May 9, 2023, 4:00 p.m. (CEST)

Candidates are warmly recommended to submit their application in advance. 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.

Examination’s schedule

Assessment schedule: from May 24, 2023
Oral examination: June 13 and 14, 2023

In this section you will find the detailed schedule of interviews.

application/pdfcalendario colloqui - interviews schedule(PDF | 86 KB)
application/pdfEsiti valutazione titoli_outcomes qualifications_SI_39(PDF | 180 KB)


In this section you will find the list of candidates not admitted to the selection process.

Final ranking

The final ranking is available in this section.

Enrolment 1st year: not later than June 23, 2023
The enrolment procedure is available on the Enrolment 1, 2, 3 year webpage

Candidates who wish to assert their requirements for supernumerary positions (see art. 8 of the Call) shall request, by submission of appropriate documentation proving their status to the PhD Office - Cognitive, Social Sciences and Humanities (email: [at] their acceptance of such admission not later than June 23, 2023.

application/pdfGraduatoria finale - Final_Ranking(PDF | 134 KB)

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Last update: June 15, 2023