The University of Padova is pleased to announce the Ph.D. Grants in “Neuroscience”. These grants are open for international students in Italy. Applicants who want to apply for more than one Ph.D. course must submit as many applications as the chosen courses.
The University of Padua is a premier Italian university located in the city of Padua, Italy. It was founded in 1222 as a school of law and was one of the most prominent universities in early modern Europe.
Who May Eligible:
To eligible, the candidates must be following all the eligibility criteria:
- Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
- Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Anyone in possession of the following, regardless of nationality, may apply to take part in the selection process:
- Diploma di Laurea (pre-reform regime);
- Laurea Specialistica/Magistrale (post-reform regime);
- Second-level academic qualifications awarded by AFAM (Higher Education in Art and Music) institutions.
How to Apply & Competitions Rules:
To participate, the applicants must submit an application online form through the given link: https://pica.cineca.it/unipd/dottorati34-neuroscienze/
- The application form must only be submitted online.
- No hard copy of the application must be sent by post.
- All documentation must be attached in pdf format.
- Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
- Before filling in the application form, read carefully the selection announcement, in particular, the chosen Ph.D. course table in order to verify the eligibility criteria and the documents to be submitted.
- Watch out: all documents must be uploaded in pdf format and, in some cases; they must be printed, signed, and uploaded. They advise applicants to use a pc connected to a printer and a scanner.
- Applicants who want to apply for more than one Ph.D. course must submit as many applications as the chosen courses.
If achieved in a European Union country:
- Certificate of the degree or Diploma
- Diploma Supplement, where available, or academic transcripts
- Any other documentation deemed useful for the assessment of the suitability of the qualification held (curriculum in European format, etc.)
- Translation of the attached documents into Italian or English by and under the responsibility of the candidate
- If obtained in a country outside the European Union
- Certificate of the qualification awarded abroad with the relative declaration of value, if available
- Certificate indicating the examinations taken and relative grades achieved
- Any other documentation considered useful to assess the suitability of the qualification held (curriculum vitae in standard European format, etc.)
- Translation of the attached documents in Italian or English, to be carried out under the candidate’s own responsibility.
In accordance with Italian Ministerial Decree n. 40 dated 25 January 2018, the annual amount of the grant is 15.343,28 Euros, gross, less national insurance and pension contributions payable by the recipient to INPS (Italian National Institute for Social Security), pursuant to art. 2, paragraph 26 ET. Seq. of (Italian) Law no. 335 dated 8 August 1995, and subsequent amendments and integrations.
The application deadline is July 11, 2018.