PhD Programmes

36th Series - Academic Year 2020/21

Courses held entirely in English are listed below; all other courses are held in Italian but provide some units in English.


Hard Sciences

Astronomy - English
Sciences of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering - English
Geosciences - English
Fusion Science and Engineering - English
Industrial Engineering - Italian/ some English units
Information Engineering - English
Management Engineering and Real Estate Economics - English
Mathematical Sciences - English 
Mechatronics and Product Innovation Engineering - English
Molecular Sciences (Curr: Molecular Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences) - English
Physics - English
Science & Engineering of Materials and Nanostructures - English
Space Sciences, Technologies and Measurements - English
Statistical Science - English

Life Sciences

Animal and Food Science - English
Biosciences - Italian/ some English units
Crop Science - Italian/ some English units
Psychological Sciences - English

Medical and Biomedical Sciences

Arterial Hypertension and Vascular Biology - English
Biomedical Sciences - English
Clinical and Experimental Oncology and Immunology  - Italian/ some English units
Clinical and Experimental Sciences - English
Developmental Medicine and Health Planning Sciences  - Italian/ some English units
Molecular Medicine - Italian/ some English units
Neuroscience - English
Pharmacological Sciences - Italian/ some English units
Translational Specialistic Medicine ‘G.B. Morgagni’  - Italian/ some English units
Veterinary Sciences - Italian/ some English units


Economics and Management (Curr: Management, Economics) - English 
Historical, Geographical, Anthropological Studies  - Italian/ some English units
History, Criticism and Preservation of Cultural Heritage  - Italian/ some English units
Human Rights, Society, and Multi-level Governance - English
International Law and Private and Labour Law  - Italian/ some English units
Law - Italian / some English units
Linguistic, Philological and Literary Sciences  - Italian/ some English units
Pedagogical, Educational and Instructional Sciences  - Italian/ some English units
Philosophy Italian/ some English units

Interdisciplinary Programmes

Brain, Mind and Computer Science - English
Land, Environment, Resources and Health - English
Social Sciences: Interactions, Communication, Cultural Constructions  - Italian/ some English units

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