Mobility | Doctoral Program - Information Engineering and Computer Science


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Period abroad 

The third-year doctoral students of IECS Doctoral School have to spend a period of research abroad of at t least 3 months.

Students who have been awarded a PhD scholarship are entitled to get a 50% increase of their scholarship when staying abroad for reasons related to their doctoral research and studies. 

More information on the authorization to spend a period abroad and how to apply for the scholarship increase is here.

PhD thesis co-tutelle and double degrees

A co-tutelle programme allows a PhD student to obtain a  double doctoral degree which is valid in two different countries.
The co-tutelle programme requires an alternate and approximately equivalent research period at the University of Trento and the host university.
The "cotutelle thesis", written under the supervision of two supervisors, is defended in a single disputation at the Home or Host Institution.
Further information is available here.

International opportunities offered by the University of Trento

PhD students have the chance to go abroad for a period of study or research at another partner university in the framework of a specific exchange programme.
All information on open selection calls is here.

European Researcher's Mobility portal

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