Admission 2018/19

Competitions for admission to doctorate courses (academic year 2018/2019) will be published by middle of June.

Instructions for on-line application will be available at the University site.


Admission 2017/18

Candidates are kindly suggested to upload their documents, CV, transcript of the exams, personal statement, Master Thesis, publications etc. either in Italian or in English.

The research proposal, up to 4K characters, is a personal statement describing the main research areas of interest and the preferred lines of development, together with a succint sketch of the candidate's academic interests, reasons for applying and career objectives.

This statement will also be discussed during the interview between the candidate and the admission committee, during the selection phase. The interview will be focussed in evaluating the propensity of the candidate to do research.

The applicant is also required to specify the contact information, including e-mail, for two referees, who will be asked to provide reference letters.

The call for 17 positions of which 12 with scholarship, 1 with scholarship reserved to graduates in foreign universities, 4 without a scholarship, at the PhD in Computer Science of the University of Pisa, is available at:

Competition Notice (in Italianin English)

The deadline for applications is July 19, 2017 h 13.00 (Central European Time), and the selection will be made on CV, reference letters and an interview, also via teleconferencing (check *carefully* the relevant fields required).

The Course will start in November 2017.

For additional positions without bursary, please ask the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..