School Admission

It's never too soon to consider entering a PhD program - nor too late. The profile of today's doctoral students in Industrial Innovation Engineering reflects a diverse cross section of technology and life-style. The existing range of research themes offers a wealth of possibilities for those interested in finding a program that will closely match their individual needs.

If you possess an intense desire to learn, have a solid commitment to improve yourself, and are ready to accept the challenge of setting your own agenda, a doctoral program may be the key to a fulfilling career for you.

A doctorate course begins 1st November of each year, application opens usually in early June and close in one month.

For the XL (40th) Cycle, Starting November 1st 2024, application are expected to open in early June 2024.

Pre Requisites for Admission

- Holding Italian a second level degree (laurea specialistica, under D.M. 509/99 or laurea magistrale, under D.M. 207/04), or an equivalent academic qualification from a foreign University, that has to be validated by the Selection Committee

Selection Process and Criteria

Candidates will be evaluated and ranked on the basis of their CVs, and in particular
- Research experience
- Teaching experience
- Other competencies of experiences that the candidate considers of relevance
- Research publications

At the end of the evaluation process, a list ranking the candidates will be publish, and candidates will be admitted to the PhD program according to their position in the rank and until all available positions will be filled.

More information

On line application forms and opening and closing dates for submission are made available at the web pages of Doctorate Office of University of Modena and Reggio Emilia:

For any further question you might contact:

Ufficio Dottorati di Ricerca
Via Universitą, 4 - Modena

Tel: +39 059 2056423
Fax: +39 059 2056574