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Call for admission
The call for application provides information related to PhD programmes, positions and scholarships available for the upcoming PhD cycle, and modalities for taking part to the selection and mandatory deadlines.
After having read the call, you can apply through the procedure Apply.

The call for admission is divided into two separate sessions: the spring session and the summer session. Those who have accepted the place won in the spring session cannot participate in the summer selection.
The application must be submitted by 12.00 p.m. (midday - CET) on:
  • February 14, 2019 for the spring session
  • May 17, 2019 for the summer session (it will be possible to apply from the end of April)

Selected applicants may benefit from scholarships assigned on a merit basis and depending on the expertise in the concerned research field, according to the candidate's position in the final ranking list. The winners of an ordinary position with PhD scholarship, allocated within the spring session of the call, may receive a pre-PhD scholarship with a maximum duration of six months.

PhD students without scholarships shall comply with the same obbligations applyied to students with scholarship. They have to attend courses and carry out research activities, as provided by the Academic Board. 

Available positions are divided into: 
  • Ordinary positions 
    • Positions associated to Ph.D. scholarships without an assigned research topic; 
    • Positions associated to Ph.D. scholarships with an assigned research topic; 
    • Positions for Ph.D. in apprenticeship;
    • Positions without scholarship.
Some positions are reserved to students selected by special Boards within the framework of specific international programmes in which Politecnico di Torino is involved.

Spring session (this table will be updated):
Ph.D. programm
Overall
Positions
of which with
scholarship*
of which Ph.D.
apprenticeship
Reserved positions
Architecture. History and Project
5
4
0
1
Architectural and Landscape Heritage 
4
3
0
1
Energetics
11
8
0
0
Physics
4
3
0
0
Management, Production and Design
11
7
1
Aerospace Engineering
4
3
0
2
Chemical Engineering
9
7
0
2
Civil and Environmental Engineering
9
7
0
1
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering (which includes the curriculum “Electrical Devices”, established  in convention with National Institute of Nuclear Physics - INFN)
23
17
0
0
Computer and Control Engineering
12
9
0
0
Mechanical Engineering
11
8
0
1
Metrology, in convention with National Insitute of Metrological Reseach (INRiM) 
5
4
0
2
Materials Science and Technologies
11
10
2
*The scholarships are published at the page Scholarships

Candidates are recommended to not submit the application the very last day before the deadline expires. The University does not take on any responsibility for any malfunctioning due to technical problems, and/or the overload of the communication line and/or the application systems, neither due to the scattering of communication originated by incorrect indication in the application,  nor for other mistakes ascribed to third parties, accidental circumstances or force majeure. 

Summer session:
Ph.D. programm
Overall
Positions
of which with
scholarship*
of which Ph.D.
apprenticeship
of which with research fellowship *
Reserved positions
Architecture. History and Project (which includes the curriculum
"Transnational Architectural Models in a Globalized World"  in convention with School of Architecture of Tsinghua University)





Architectural and Landscape Heritage 





Energetics





Physics





Management, Production and Design





Aerospace Engineering





Chemical Engineering





Civil and Environmental Engineering





Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering (which includes the curriculum “Electrical Devices”, established  in convention with National Institute of Nuclear Physics - INFN)





Computer and Control Engineering





Mechanical Engineering





Metrology, in convention with National Insitute of Metrological Reseach (INRiM) 





Materials Science and Technologies





*The scholarships and research fellowships are published at the page Scholarships

Specific programmes of international mobility in which Politecnico di Torino is involved: