Joint PhD Programs

Joint PhD Program with LUISS Guido Carli in Politics: History, Theory, Science

The IMT and LUISS Guido Carli have activated a joint 3-year Research Doctorate Program in Politics: History, Theory, Science for the 2016/17 academic year. The PhD Program is aimed to offer an interdisciplinary perspective on contemporary global political studies. 

The doctoral program offers three strands which, united by a common thread, focus on three specific aspects: political theory, political science and political history, and the research themes are political theory, political science, international relations, applied ethics, political history, history of international relations and European integration.

Call for applications to apply for one of the 8 slots for the PhD program in Program in Politics: History, Theory, Science - in partnership with IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca.
The deadline to apply was March 29th, 2016.

PhD Program in Computer Science in Collaboration with GSSI

About the GSSI

The Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI) is a recently established international PhD school and a center for research and higher education that aims to stimulate scientific excellence in L'Aquila. The GSSI is a project supported by the Organization for Cooperation and Economic Development (OECD) as a means to help the development of the area around L'Aquila after the 2009 earthquake that severely impacted the Abruzzo Region.

The Collaboration

The GSSI PhD degrees for the 2013/14, 2014/15 and 2015/16 academic years will be released jointly with other educational institutions, namely SISSA - Trieste (Physics and Mathematics), Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna - Pisa (Social Sciences) and IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca (Computer Science). Until the 2015/16 academic year, IMT stipulated a bilateral agreement with GSSI to permit students and professors mobility and to regulate the selection procedure of PhD students and the process for granting the degree.