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Call for Admission to PhD Course for the XXXIV Cycle - Expired on June 26, 2018

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Final rankings/Graduatorie and enrolment procedures

The enrolment procedure is open from 21 August 2018 to 11 September 2018. Instructions will be published from 20 August 2018.

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Every academic year the Course, jointly with the China Scholarship Council (CSC), offers n.1 scholarship to candidates from the People’s Republic of China.






The PhD Course in Statistics of the University of Padova is pleased to announce the availability of: 

  • no. 2 positions for sandwich PhD scholarships ('doutorado sanduiche'), 

  • no. 2 positions for full PhD scholarships ('doutorado pleno') and 

  • no. 2 post-doc positions ('pós doutorado')

within the Brazilian "Science without Borders" programme.

The University of Padova lists among the fourteen Italian Institutions, which on November 2012 established the Italian "Science without Borders"

Network for the exchange of students, scientists and scholars within the main programme. It shares its objectives of consolidating and expanding international scientific collaboration and strongly supports the programme by offering a wide range of study and scientific opportunities from undergraduate studies to post-doc involvement in research projects and labs.  

The next cycle of Doctoral courses will start in October 2015, and will end  in September 2018. All lectures are given in English.  


Brazilian post-grad and post-doc students are highly encouraged to apply  for admission.  Interested applicants may contact the Course Coordinator  (mail to: ) for any advice.