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  • Writer's pictureOmran Aburayya

University of Trieste Scholarships in Italy 2024-25

Updated: May 23

Are you an international student interested in pursuing a fully funded PhD in Italy for the academic year 2024-25? This blog post is for you!

The University of Trieste is calling for applications for its scholarship's 40th cycle where more than 150 fully funded PhD positions for the academic year 2024/25 are available. These positions cover various cutting-edge departments, providing a unique opportunity to engage in advanced research while immersing yourself in Italy's rich culture and vibrant academic environment. See details below.


Available PhD programs:

  1. Environmental Life Sciences

  2. Applied Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

  3. Molecular Biomedicine

  4. Chemistry

  5. Circular Economy

  6. Physics

  7. Civil-Environmental Engineering and Architecture

  8. Industrial and Information Engineering

  9. Personalized Medicine and Innovative Therapies

  10. Nanotechnology

  11. Neural and Cognitive Sciences

  12. Earth science, fluid-dynamics and mathematics. Interactions and methods

  13. History, Philosophy and Political-Social Studies (SPHIPOL)

For each program, there's a specific set of requirements that you can take a look at by visiting this official page:

Click on any program of your choice to visit the designated page where you can find related information about the program, requirements and application documents requested.


Funding Details and benefits:

The University of Trieste offers over 150 funded PhD positions for the 2024/25 academic year across various fields of study. Below you can find a summary of the scholarships and their benefits:

For General PhD Scholarships

  • Annual Stipend: €16,243 (gross of national insurance contributions), paid in monthly installments.

  • Research Abroad: Up to 50% increase in stipend for research conducted abroad for at least 60 uninterrupted days.

Industrial PhD Scholarships of the Programs: Applied Data Science and AI, Circular Economy, Personalized Medicine, Industrial and Information Engineering.

  • Annual Stipend: Same as general PhD scholarships.

  • Industry Collaboration: Opportunities for practical experience with industry partners.

  • Research Support: Additional resources for industry-aligned research projects.


Application Process:

  1. Register an account on the application portal

  2. Complete the Application: Fill out the online application and upload required documents as specified in the relevant program attachment.

  3. Pay the Application Fee: Ensure the €30 fee is paid by the application deadline.


Application Deadline: 13 June 2024 13:00 (CEST)





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