PhD in Philosophy

PhD in Philosophy


The application to the International PhD Course in Philosophy can be submitted, regardless of age or citizenship, by those holding a 5-year University Degree, a Master Degree or an equivalent foreign academic qualification, approved by the PhD Examination Committee, also according to international agreements and/or interuniversity cooperation and mobility agreements.

Final year students can apply to the PhD course, only if they will graduate before October 31st, of the same year of current selections.

University Vita-Salute San Raffaele is now accepting applications for the a.y. 2020/2021.

Registration and application for the competition must be submitted within 1:00 pm July 27, 2020.

The Referees must upload the reference letter on the website (according with the procedures indicated in the Call for Application) within July 29th, 2020.


The evaluation of the qualifications, is carried out by the Commission and it does not require the presence of the candidates and will take place on September 11st, 2020.

The interviews, for the candidates admitted to the second phase, will take place September 24th, 2020.


The information below is an excerpt, for information only, of what is reported in the Call for application which represents, in the Italian version, the only legal communication of the related contents and therefore, in the event of a dispute, will only be valid the text of the Call in Italian.