Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (28/08/2014 09.16)

Research Doctorate Courses - 30th CYCLE PhD in: Biomedical , Clinical and Experimental Sciences

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The research doctorate in Clinical and Experimental Biomedical Sciences offers third level university training for the widening of scientific enquiry and of research methodologies in the biomedical sciences. The basic target and characteristic element of the medical syllabus is the integration of the basic biological knowledge of the human with the scientific aspects of clinical medicine. In this context, it is therefore necessary to guarantee young doctors and fresh graduates in the biomedical area the possibility to undertake a translational training programme that allows a tight cooperation between basic and clinical disciplines, for the exploration of etiopathogenetic mechanisms of diseases and enhance better diagnosis and therapy. The training programme, articulated in the three years will allow the doctoral student to acquire the cultural and scientific basics.

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Research Fields

Medical sciences - Medicine

Eligibility criteria

QUALIFICATIONS(up to a maximum of 30 points/100)

Documents to be attached to the application in PDF format:

• Master, specialist or old system degree thesis;

• university career (examinations, graduation mark);

• publications;

• any professional experience and other qualifications held by the applicant;

• research project drawn up by the applicant;

• curriculum vitae

EXAMINATION up to 70 points (minimum pass grades is 42 points)

Oral examination

Interview is designed to test the candidates' knowledge on topics relating to the educational and methodological trends of the Doctoral course and includes the formal presentation of the proposed research project.

During the oral examination the knowledge of the English language will be tested.

Minimum overall rating to be considered eligible: 60 points.

Selection process

The final list in order of merit will be published on the University’s

website at the address: , and it has

at all effects a legal notifying value. Subsequently it will be approved

by Decree of the Rector.

The final list in order of merit for each Course is one and only

The candidates are admitted, on approval, to Courses according to their

position in the final ranking list until all positions for the Doctoral

Course are covered.

Programme Description
Number of awards per year8
International mobility required ?yes
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsAll
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
Research ProfilesNot defined
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Università degli Studi di messina

Public research
Messina - Italy