International PhD Course in Molecular Medicine

International PhD Course in Molecular Medicine


The application to the International PhD Course in Molecular Medicine 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 inter-university cooperation and mobility agreements.

Final year students can apply to the PhD course, only if they have already taken all examinations, when submitting the online application, and if they will graduate before October 31st.

In accordance to the current legislation, MDs who will enroll in the last year of a Residency Program in the medical area of UniSR can EXCLUSIVELY apply for the PhS fellowships (Physician-Scientist).


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 of July 31st, 2020. 

The Referees must upload the reference letter on the website (according with the procedures indicated in the Call for Application) within August 2nd, 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  1st, 2020.

The interviews, for the candidates admitted to the second phase, will take place from 8 to 10 September, 2020.

The interviews with the Directors of Studies responsible for the projects selected during the application will take place from 16 to 18 September, 2020.


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.