The University of Camerino –School of Advanced Studies (from here named SAS) is
opening a call for participation to doctoral courses (XXV cycle) in the areas of
scientific research listed below:
1. Architecture and Design
2. Chemical, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Biotechnology
3. Earth Sciences
4. Information Science and Complex Systems
5. Legal, Political and Social Sciences
6. Life Sciences
8. Veterinary Sciences
The course length is three years with a final thesis to be written in English.
In addition to activities for the preparation of the final thesis, doctoral
candidates are expected to participate in training
activities organized by the SAS. Conducting some research in public or private
laboratories external to the host University is strongly encouraged. To attain
the final qualification there should be at least six months residence at a
non-Italian research or higher education Institution.
Scholarships will be awarded to the best doctoral candidates and maintained for
three years, monitoring the results each year. The number of scholarships will
be available on the web site
Candidates without scholarship will also be admitted by a number not exceeding
that of the candidates with scholarship.
The selection is open to graduates regardless of nationality, in possession of a
five year university degree or its non-Italian equivalent. In cases where the
University degree of the candidate is not officially recognized as equivalent,
the Council of the SAS will rule on the validity of the degree qualification
obtained abroad for the sole purpose of allowing participation in the admission
The selection is also open to candidates who do not already possess the required
degree, provided conferral takes place by October 31, 2009. In this case
admission will be conditional, and the candidate will be required, under D.P.R.
n. 445/00 art. 47, to present the degree certificate or a notarised copy before
November 10, 2009.
The Admission to doctoral courses is independent from the age of the candidate.
For the award of a scholarship candidates must have obtained the degree valid
for admission to doctoral courses from
no more than six years on the expiring date of this call.
For application, candidates must fill out the online application form available
at the website http://www.unicam.it/laureati/dottorato/call.asp by 21st August