Course(s) Offered: International Studies
Course Level: Graduate (Phd)
Provider: Trento University
Country to Study in: Italy
The University of Trento, with the financial support of the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Trento e Rovereto, announces the 27th cycle of the Doctoral School in International Studies.
The selection for 5 doctoral positions is announced.
All the 5 positions will be assigned scholarships. The scholarships are issued by the University of Trento.
All doctoral students are encouraged to learn Italian during their studies. The ideal candidate has a strong interest in developing interdisciplinary competences, with particular regards to the International Studies.
Applications are also invited from students who expect to complete their degree by 1 October 2011. In such cases applicants must attach a declaration from their academic supervisor or the relevant faculty stating that the student is expected to complete the programme before the said deadline.
Admission for candidates who have not graduated yet will be “conditional” and the applicant must present the relevant degree certificate, or a declaration that the degree has been conferred (in conformity with Presidential Decree no. 445 of December 28, 2000, applicable only to citizens of the European Union), by 5 October 2011. Otherwise, the applicant shall lose the right to be admitted to the School.
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The University of Trento, Trento, Italy
Fields of study
Graduate level doctoral study in International studies. The official language for instruction is English.
Number of awards
Five scholarship positions have been proposed.
The number of scholarships may be increased by funds from universities, public research bodies, or approved private organizations made available after the publication of this announcement and before the beginning of the selection. Any increase in the number of available places resulting from an increase of scholarships.
The duration of the awards is three years
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Method of Application
Applications are encouraged from all qualified applicants. Applications are also invited from students who expect to complete their degree by 1 October 2011.
To apply, download the appropriate Application Forms from the website. Also download the 2011 Call for Application for International Studies.
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete details on how to apply for this award.
All applications and supporting documentations must be submitted by 6th of April 2011 at the latest.
The University of Trento is an Italian university located in Trento and nearby Rovereto. It has been able to achieve considerable results in didactics, research, and international relations according to CENSIS and the Italian Ministry of Education.
Application Deadline: 6 April 2011
Open to International Applicants: Yes
Further Scholarship Information and Application
Related: List of Scholarships in Italy for International Students