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Phd programmes



PhDs are postgraduate study and research pathways, with limited number of students, lasting three years.

To enter them you must take an entrance exam, the passing of which may also entitle you to a scholarship.

In some cases, places are available reserved for non-EU citizens residing abroad.

Ph.D. in Biotechnology in Translational Medicine

The Doctoral Program in Biotechnology in Translational Medicine aims to apply an interdisciplinary approach to human health problems in order to transfer new findings from basic sciences to clinical practice, overcoming the compartmentalization of biological and medical sciences.

Ph.D. in Experimental Medicine

The Course of Doctoral Program in Experimental Medicine is divided into four curricula:

  • Biochemistry
    Reference: Prof.ssa Santina Bruzzone -
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
    Referent: Prof. Ernesto Fedele -
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
    in agreement with Maastricht University with double degree
    Referents: Prof. Ernesto Fedele, Prof. Jos Prickaerts
  • Molecular and Cellular Pathology of Aging-Related Diseases
    Referent: Prof. Cinzia Domenicotti -

PhD in Innovative Methodologies Applied to Communicable and Chronic-Degenerative Diseases.

The PhD in Innovative Methodologies Applied to Communicable and Chronic-Degenerative Diseases is divided into 4 curricula:

  • Epidemiology and prophylaxis of vaccine-preventable diseases
  • Epidemiology, pathophysiology, and diagnostic-clinical management of infectious diseases
  • Methodology of research in nursing
  • Cancer and chronic-degenerative disease prevention and biostatistics


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