The new Ca’ Foscari University of Venice is offering scholarships for PhD programs in Italy to all new international students for 2017-2018 academic year. Positions and scholarships are available to pursue PhD research in the field of Humanities, Sciences, Economics, Management and Languages.
The high-quality academic programmes provide students with a unique educational opportunity, through their international teaching board, a range of advanced services for both Italian and foreign students, scholarships and other incentives to sustain research activities, and lastly, access to our libraries and university facilities.
Founded on August 6, 1868 as the “Scuola Superiore di Commercio” (Advanced School for Commerce), Ca’ Foscari was the first Italian institution to deal with advanced education in Business and Economics. Ca’ Foscari strives to attract and nurture talented scholars across the world, delivering cutting-edge research emerging from the engagement of the hard and digital sciences with social sciences and humanities.
As indicated on the art. 3, clause 6 of the call, all PhD students are required to have certified English proficiency at least B2 level at the time of enrolment, except for the possibility of acquiring it subsequently, but and not later than December 31st following the date of first enrollment, otherwise they will be excluded from the PhD programme.
|Deadline||:||27 April 2017|
|Providers||:||Ca’ Foscari University of Venice|
|Course Level||:||PhD programme|
|Field of Study||:||Scholarships are awarded within the following departments:
Doctoral scholarships are awarded by a selection process that is outlined in the call for applications. The amount of the doctoral scholarship is EUR 13,638.47 per year, net of insurance fees owed by the doctoral scholarship holder. The scholarship is exempt from income tax (IRPEF).
Number of Scholarships: Department of Economics:
Law, Market and Person: 8 scholarships
Economics: 5 scholarships
Science and Management of Climate Change: 9 scholarships
Department of Management:
Management: 6 scholarships
Department of Environmental Sciences, Informatics and Statistics:
Computer Science: 5 scholarships
Environmental Science: 5 scholarships
Department of Linguistics and Comparative Cultural Studies:
Modern Languages, Cultures and Societies and Linguistics: 5 scholarships
Department of Asian and North African Studies:
Asian and African Studies: 4 scholarships
Department of Philosophy and Cultural Heritage:
Philosophy and Educational Sciences: 4 scholarships
History of Arts: 4 scholarships
Department of Humanities:
Italian Studies: 5 scholarships
Historical, Geographical and Anthropological Studies (Inter-University Programme): On University of Padua website you can find the Call for Application for a.y. 2016/17. Once published, you’ll find the Call for a.y. 2017/18.
Ancient Heritage Studies (Inter-University Programme): 9 scholarships
Candidates in possession of the following requirements, regardless of age or nationality, may apply to participate in the competition:
- “Degree” or “Master” (second cycle degree);
- or degree awarded under the system (“ordinamento”) in place prior to the one introduced by Ministerial Decree (D.M.) no. 509 of 03 November 1999, amended by Ministerial Decree (D.M.) no. 270 of 22 October 2004;
- or second-level academic qualification ( “second-level academic degrees”) AWARDED BY institutions Belonging to the AFAM ( “Higher Education in Art and Music”) sector;
- or a Master’s degree awarded abroad, recognised as such in advance solely for the purpose of admission to the competition.
The information found in Attachment “A” determines the type of academic qualifications and any other requirements as stipulated by each PhD Programme.
Applications from students already enrolled in PhD Programmes of the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice or, in case of Inter-University PhD programme, in the Universities affiliated will not be considered valid.
Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have a “Degree” or “Master” (second cycle degree).
English language Requirements: As indicated on the art. 3, clause 6 of the call, all PhD students are required to have certified English proficiency at least B2 level at the time of enrolment, except for the possibility of acquiring it subsequently, but and not later than December 31st following the date of first enrollment, otherwise they will be excluded from the PhD programme.
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