Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI) Scholarships 2017 for International Students in Italy
Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI) Scholarships 2017 for International Students in Italy

PhD Scholarships 

Fully Funded Scholarships for International Students

2017 / 2018 Scholarships in Italy

Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI) Scholarships 2017

The Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI), based in l’Aquila, Italy is offering PhD scholarships for international students. These awards are offered without regard to nationality, age, gender or religion all over the world for those candidates who want to pursue their PhD study in Italy. GSSI scholarships are available in these 4 fields: Astroparticle Physics, Mathematics in Natural, Social and Life Sciences, Computer Science and Urban Studies and Regional Science.

Fields of Study / Subjects

Scholarships are offered in the following fields:

  • Astroparticle Physics
  • Mathematics in Natural Social and Life Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Urban Studies and Regional Science

Other latest Scholarships in Italy are also offered for different degrees and subjects all over the Italy.

Numbers of Scholarships

  • Total 40 scholarships are offered
  • 10 scholarships for each subject / field

Duration of Scholarships

GSSI scholarships are available for 3 years to PhD study

Scholarships Description / Details

  • Yearly amount of the GSSI scholarship is € 16.159,91 gross (an additional 50% on monthly basis may be awarded for research period aboard if approved by the GSSI)

Further facilities and benefits for PhD students:

  • Tuition fees waived
  • Free accommodation at the GSSI facilities or a financial substitute of 350, 00 Euros gross/month Free luncheon vouchers
  • Students will cover by insurance against any accident and/or injury

Eligibility Criteria

Requirements for the GSSI scholarships:

  • English knowledge is compulsory
  • GSSI are offered without regard to nationality, age, gender or religion
  • Italian Degree:  applicants have four or five year’s degree according to the previous rules of the Italian higher education system
  • Foreign Degree: The minimum duration of university studies is equivalent full time to four years

How to Apply / Download Scholarships Form / Documents Required

  • Fill out the online application form
  • Attach all the required documents:
  • Personal data
  • Identification Document
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Degree certificate
  • Academic Transcripts or Diploma supplement
  • Reference Letters

Contact us:

  • Email: info@gssi.it
  • Phone: +39 0862 4280262
  • Website: www.gssi.it

Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 31st May (Annual)

Official Website: Just go the following official link for more info

http://www.gssi.infn.it/phd/index.php