Dear prospective applicant,

thank you for your interest in the PhD course jointly offered by the University of Genoa and the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (Italian Institute of Technology, IIT).

The official call is published on dedicated page of the University of Genoa website, at this link: Bando generale

Admission Guide

The following table contains the links to all research themes offered for the application, listed by course and curriculum.


Research themes

IIT Research Line

Scienze e tecnologie della chimica dei Materiali

Drug discovery and nanobiotechnologies

D3 PharmaChemistry

Nanobiointeractions & Nanodiagnostics

Scienze e tecnologie della chimica dei Materiali


Scientific Direction (Proietti)


Graphene Labs

Nanomaterials for Biomedicals


Neuroscienze e Neurotecnologie

Neuroscience and Smart Materials

Optical Approaches to Brain Function

Neuromodulation of Cortical and Subcortical Circuits

Local Micro-environment and Brain Development

Enhanced Regenerative Medicine

Scienze e tecnologie per l'ingegneria elettronica e delle telecomunicazioni

Computational Vision, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning

Pattern Analysis and Computer Vision

Visual Geometry and Modelling

Bioingeneria e Robotica

Advanced and Humanoid Robotics

Advanced Robotics

Humanoid Sensing and Perception

Bioingeneria e Robotica

Cognitive Robotics, Interaction and Rehabilitation technologies

Unit for Visually Impaired People

Robotics Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Bioingeneria e Robotica


Smart Materials

Molecular Microscopy and Spectroscopy

Bioingeneria e Robotica

Bioingeneering and bioelectronics

Rehab technologies

Fisica e Nanoscienze


Nanoscopy & NIC@IIT

Please note the deadline for the application: 12th June 2019