General info

The PhD program prepares students to assume leadership positions in both academia and industrial research within the field of Information and Communications Technology. The program is organized into two internationally recognized curricula:

The program, spanning three years, is designed for graduate students holding a Master's degree in Electronic and Information Engineering. However, it is also accessible to students from diverse fields within engineering and science. The program warmly welcomes international students.

The essence of the doctoral program lies in the preparation of an independent research thesis under the guidance of a thesis supervisor. The thesis shall contain original results and constitute a significant theoretical or applicative advancement in the state of art of the chosen discipline. Furthermore, doctoral students must follow courses and seminars,participate in scientific events, publish papers, and conduct research periods abroad. The allocation of credits follows the guidelines stipulated in the Rules of the PhD School in Information Engineering (in Italian).


Our graduates are prepared to take roles as researchers and magers in highly-competitive positions, both in Italy and abroad. This includes opportunities in: