PhD Programmes


38th Series - Academic Year 2022/23

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

PhD Programmes - AZ list


Hard Sciences

Astronomy – English 
Fusion Science and Engineering – English
Geosciences – English
Industrial Engineering – English
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
Sciences of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering – English
Sciences, Technologies and Measurements for Space – English
Statistical Science - English

Life Sciences

Animal and Food Science - English
Biosciences - English
Crop Science - English
Psychological Sciences – English

Medical and Biomedical Sciences

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


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, 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  - English

National Programmes


Doctoral Degrees - PhD Office

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