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 (according to the old Italian regulation), a Master’s Degree according to the new Italian regulation (hereinafter the “Degree”) or an equivalent foreign academic qualification. The suitability of the foreign qualification is verified beforehand by the Committee of admission to the PhD Course, in compliance with the legislation in force in Italy and in the country where the title was issued also under international agreements on the recognition of qualifications for the continuation of studies.

Last year Master’s degree students can also apply to the PhD Course if they have already taken all exams when submitting the online application, and will graduate before October 31st, 2024.

University Vita-Salute San Raffaele is now accepting applications for the a.y. 2024/2025.  New Call for applications has been published. The applications are open.

Registration and application for the competition must be submitted within 1:00 pm of July 10th, 2024. 

The Referees must upload the reference letter on the website (according with the procedures indicated in the Call for Application) within July 12th, 2024. 

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 July 29th, 2024.

The interviews for the admitted to the second phase will take on September 5th, 2024.

Please note that projects under PNRR funding have special obbligations such as doing a period at an external institution, it is advisable to contact the proposing Supervisor for any details

Be aware that the information in the website 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.

PhD of National Interest - Science of Cultural Heritage

University Vita-Salute San Raffaele joins the PhD of National Interest of TOR VERGATA University of Rome with a fellowship.
The Supervisor of the project entitled "Contemporary Art and decolonial perspectives: the Italian context" is Professor Pola.