The University of Trento organizes training courses on specific aspects of the research work – in particular, to help the participants develop transferable skills and knowledge that will be useful to draw up and manage research projects – designed to support different target groups (PhD candidates, researchers, teaching staff and administrative-technical staff). 

Research and Innovation Seminars

The course is organized into 2 training modules:  

  • Crash Course on protection and valorization of Intellectual Property: this module provides the main notions on the protection of research results and their valorization.
    Main topics:
    • Main instruments for the protection of Intellectual Property;
    • Analysis of the internal regulations of the University on Intellectual Property and Start-up; 
    • Intellectual Property valorization. 

Target group: research fellows, postdocs, researchers, teaching staff and private companies. 

  • Get started for research: this module provides the main instruments on research activities management under competitive calls funded projects.
    Main topics:
    • Funding opportunities;  
    • Project writing; 
    • Research integrity and ethics; 
    • Open Science; 
    • Privacy and GDPR; 
    • Gender Plan; 
    • Project Management instruments.

Target group: research fellows, postdocs, researchers and teaching staff

2021 Programme:

MSCA Post doctoral fellowships Training Days

Specific training on how to write a research proposal for MSCA Postdoctoral fellowships candidates (selected year by year through the relevant call for "expression of interest").    

Target group: MSCA-IF candidates 

2021 Programme: 


Specific training aiming to promote funding programmes (ERC and MSCA actions in particular) and to provide information on how to submit successful proposals.
Target group: doctoral students, postdocs, research fellows, researchers, teaching staff, administrative and technical staff.

2021 Programme: 

  • Info day Horizon Europe – Pillar 2: 15 June 2021, 14:30-16:30, Matteo di Rosa -  APRE

Project writing for PhD students

This course, offered to UniTrento doctoral programmes of UniTrento aims to provide information on national and European research funding schemes. It focuses, in particular, on programmes that may improve the career of young researchers (MSCA, Caritro, ....), through the acquisitionof the required knowledge to write and submit a successful research proposal. 
Target group: PhD candidates of UniTrento

2021  Programme:

  • TBD (expected starting date Autumn 2021)