Visiting PhD Students Training Program

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

External students interested in this program should send an e-mail to the representative 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 PhD or will be doing starting from the academic year 2019-2020
  • Name of one or more senior scientists that will send letters of recommendations
The dead-line for applying is
  • December 5, 2019 (for attending the second term Courses)
  • February 20, 2020 (for attending the third 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 .