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Applications are open for PhD courses 2020/2021

08 January 2020

SISSA is accepting applications for PhD courses for the academic year 2020/2021. The school will be awarding a total of 63 fellowships across its three major research areas, Mathematics, Neuroscience and Physics. 

Please note that there are different deadlines depending on the area, and if the applicant is an international (extra EU) student.

For all the information on the programmes and how to submit your application, check out our recruitment page here.

MATHEMATICS AREA International Candidates (extra EU only) Entrance Exams (all Countries)
Geometry and Mathematical Physics (8 places)

ANNOUNCEMENT AND ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 21.01.2020)

ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 03.03.2020)
Mathematical Analysis, Modelling, and Application (8 places) ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 03.03.2020)

 

NEUROSCIENCE AREA International Candidates (extra EU only) Entrance Exams (all Countries)
Cognitive Neuroscience (6 places)          ANNOUNCEMENT AND ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 17.03.2020) ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 17.03.2020)
Functional and Structural Genomics (3 places)                     ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 21.04.2020)
Neurobiology (5 places)

ONLINE APPLICATION (COMMON SELECTION THROUGH SKYPE) deadline 03.04.2020

 

PHYSICS AREA International Candidates (extra EU only) Entrance Exams (all Countries)
Astroparticle Physics (5 places)  ANNOUNCEMENT AND ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 21.01.2020)    ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 03.03.2020)
Astrophysics and Cosmology (6 places - carefully read the info sheet) ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 03.03.2020)
Theoretical Particle Physics (5 places) ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 03.03.2020)
Physics and Chemistry of Biological Systems (5 places - carefully read the info sheet) ONLINE APPLICATION (deadline 03.03.2020)
Statistical Physics (5 places) ONLINE APPLICATION (COMMON SELECTION THROUGH SKYPE) deadline 03.03.2020
Theory and Numerical Simulation of Condensed Matter (7 places) ONLINE APPLICATION (COMMON SELECTION THROUGH SKYPE) deadline 03.03.2020