Phd Courses: fees, grants and benefits

a. Students with scholarships
University fees are deducted from the scholarship

b. Students without scholarship

University fees are paid in two instalments.
The first instalment (€217,50) is payable within October 31, 2015 (XXX cycle) and within December 31, 2015 (XXIX cycle) for enrollees attending second and subsequent years. In the case of first year enrollees, the payment date varies for each School and course and is indicated in the single announcements.
The second instalment is payable within July 31, 2016. The amounts vary according to the ISEE (Equivalent Economic Status Index) income declaration presented by the student.
How to pay: using the MAV payslip downloadable from Uniweb

Tax announcement a.y. 2015/16 - pdf in Italian

The University of Padova and the China Scholarship Council (CSC) have created a scholarship programme to enable talented Chinese students to undertake a PhD programme at Padova.
The scholarships build on Padova University’s existing relationship with China. It has, in fact, extensive research links with Chinese research institutions and Universities. This scheme provides Chinese students who demonstrate academic excellence and leadership potential with the opportunity to study for a PhD at the University of Padova. They are supported jointly by the China Scholarship (on behalf of the Chinese Ministry of Education) and the University of Padova.

Applying to the University of Padova as a full doctoral student for CSC applicants: deadline January 16, 2017 at 13:00 (Italian time).
Admissions for CSC candidates

For more information:

The University of Padova, through funding from the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo, offers research fellowships for foreign students to attend Doctoral Courses. During the 3-year doctorate programme, successful candidates are entitled to full board and lodging.
15 PhD grants for the admission of foreign candidates to doctoral courses (33rd series) a.y. 2017/18 are now available.

Deadline: 28th March 2017

Application form

Download Call for applications for PhD foreign candidates

Download Annex 1 - List of Doctoral Courses and related research lines

Download Annex 2 - Guidelines for application form

Download Annex 3 - General terms and conditions for grants and scholarships

Download Frequently asked questions

The Fondazione "Ing. Aldo Gini"  support, for a period of not more than one year, those who plan to pursue a period of study and/or specialization at departments of the University of Padova in the scientific fields of Agriculture, Engineering or Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences for a period of at least six months.
Deadline: September 15, 2016

Download Gini Foundation - Call for applications

Download Gini Foundation - Application form

Doctoral Degrees - PhD Office
Servizio Formazione alla Ricerca - Dottorati di ricerca
via Risorgimento 9 - 35137 Padova
Ground mail: via 8 febbraio 2 - 35122 Padova
tel. +39 049 827 1925/1926/1929/1930 - fax: +39 049/8271934

Public opening hours: Mon-Fri 10.00 - 12.30; Tuesdays and Thursdays also 15.00 - 16.30