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. 427 of May 5, 2022, posted on this webpage on May 5, 2022.
*please note that only the Italian version of the call is legally binding, the English version is provided for information only.

Positions: no. 14 + 1
Scholarships: no. 14 + 1 (of which 4 + 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/pdfCall 2022_Maths_38(PDF | 397 KB)

How to apply 

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

Deadline for application: June 6, 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.

Financer no. of scholarships Reserved topic
University of Trento 6 ---
University of Verona 4 ---
Fondazione The Microsoft Research – University of Trento Centre for Computational and Systems Biology (COSBI) - University of Trento 2 A: "Inference of cell and tissue specific regulatory networks from genomic data" 
B: “Applications of multi-scale mathematical modelling to complex biological systems”
Department of Mathematics (within the project ERC Starting Grant CHANGE - European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme) 1 C: “Analisi Geometrica / Geometric Analysis"
FBK (Bruno Kessler Foundation) 1 + 1

D: “Modeling approaches to investigate the transmission of emerging pathogens”

E: "Analysis and modeling of online communication networks" (additional - posted on June 1st, 2022)*

No. of positions 15  

For information about scholarships on specific reserved topics see the file "Research topics". For information about the additional scholarship on specific reserved topic E see the file "MAT38_Research topics_additional scholarship_FBK"

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 scholarship E 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 scholarship E and who have already sent their application must send an email to ateneo [at] by the call for selection deadline (June 6, 2022), sending the new research project and specifying the preference order (email subject: “Application ID number- applicant’s Surname and Name – Doctoral Programme in Mathematics – 38th cycle - Supplement to application - additional scholarship E") .

application/pdfMAT38_Research topics(PDF | 176 KB)
application/pdfMAT38_Research topics_additional scholarship_FBK(PDF | 166 KB)

Examination’s schedule and results 

Assessment schedule: from June 13, 2022
Oral examination: from June 27, 2022

List of exclusions of incomplete applications: published on June 24, 2022
Assessment of qualifications and candidates admitted to the interview: published on June 24, 2022

Schedule interviews: published on June 24, 2022

Final ranking: July 11, 2022

application/pdfesiti finali_final rankings_MAT_38_rectified(PDF | 394 KB)
application/pdfEsclusioni domanda incompleta_MAT_38_rectified(PDF | 174 KB)
application/pdfEsiti_valutazione titoli_MAT_38_rectified(PDF | 300 KB)
application/pdfSchedule interviews(PDF | 147 KB)

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

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

Useful links

Last update: July 12, 2022