Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

The Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions support researchers at all stages of their career and across all disciplines, irrespective of nationality. With the aim of promoting excellence in research and fostering the exchange of knowledge, MSCA actions provide researchers with the opportunity to acquire and transfer new skills and competences in a collaborative, international and intersectorial context, and thus to enhance their career development and future prospects.

In total, there are four different types of actions:

Main reasons to choose the University of Padova
- Ranked among the top three Italian universities for research results and awarded the vote of excellence in 12 out of 20 research areas (report on Research Excellence by the National Research Assessment Committee)- Great research facilities am laboratory equipment
- World class research groups (many PIs of ERC projects)
- Highly skilled staff ready to offer all the support you need (including all practicalities to move to Europe, i.e., visa, mobility issues, health insurance...)
- Optimal employment conditions: it is one of the first subscribers of the Statement of Commitment for the implementation of the ‘European Charter of Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers (C&C)’ and was rewarded with the ‘HR Excellence in Research’ logo by the European Commission on the 27th, February 2012
-The University of Padova is a Euraxess Contact Point and provides personalized assistance to researchers and their families
- High quality of life

Have a look to the video about MSC Grants at the University of Padova.

Marie Skłodowska - Curie Actions video

International Research Office

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