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How to Apply

Applications for admission must be made online following the procedure published in the Call. The call for applicants, valid for all Politecnico di Milano PhD programs, is published on the PhD School website and in the Gazzetta Ufficiale della Repubblica Italiana, usually in April.

In order to be considered for the call, candidates must meet the admission requirements.


From the date of publication of the call, aspiring candidates will have one month to submit their applications through the dedicated online procedure.
The full list of documents to submit with the application, the number of positions offered (with and without scholarship), and the financial terms are detailed in the call for applicants.

Candidate evaluation

Candidates are evaluated by a committee. Each PhD programme has its own selected experts appointed each year by the PhD Faculty.
Evaluation is based on the following features:

  • academic qualifications and publications,
  • statement of motivation,
  • research proposal.