Visiting Ph.D. Students Training Program

The Visiting Ph.D. Students Training Program (VSTP) aims to give the opportunity to Ph.D. students coming from other institutions to attend SISSA Ph.D. Courses intended for first-year students. For this purpose, a financial support toward living costs may be available to selected students.

External students interested in this program should send an e-mail to the Coordinator Andrea Lapi providing the following information:
  • Starting and ending time of the period of staying
  • The courses she/he wishes to attend
  • Curriculum Vitae, including Master and Bachelor degree, and the list of the exams and their marks
  • Name of the institution where the applicant is doing the or will be doing the Ph.D.
  • Name of one or more senior scientists that will send letters of recommendations
The deadlines for applying are
  • September 1st, for attending the I term Courses
  • December 1st, for attending the II term Courses
  • March 1st, for attending the III term Courses

A complete list of the courses of the current academic year together with information regarding the syllabuses, credits, duration and relative schedule is avalaible in the sections Courses.