PhD in Philosophy

PhD in Philosophy

Positions and Funding

The number of available positions is always indicated in the Call for the Application and on the web site in the section “Available Position”.

Full-time financial support is provided for every student we admit.

The fellowship is subject to the INPS [Italian Social Security] separate management contribution, according to the regulations in force and the yearly amount is € 16,243.00, for three-years fellowships.

The maintenance of the status of PhD Student and the renewal of the doctoral fellowship depend on the positive result of an annual examination of the scientific progress.

Each year, excluded any period of extension, all students receive additional funds (1624,30 euros/year) to support participation to meetings and workshops.

Budget not used within the legal duration of the Course may not be used during the possible period of extension or in the time between the end of the legal duration of the Course and the achievement of the title

All the students must attend educational and research activities at scientific institutes or laboratories abroad, according to the rules and the timing established by the Supervisor for at least 6 months and in any case not exceeding 12 months.

PhD students awarded with a three-yeas fellowship during the research period abroad will have their fellowship increased by 50% for a maximum of 12 months.

As for PhD students without fellowship, the amount is based on the duration of the research period and on the Curriculum. The grant must be used as a refund for travel expenses.