Fellowship & Grant details

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


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The aim of the Course is to prepare competitive and high level professional figures capable to fit into research laboratories of academic institutions, industry and in public and private bodies. The aim of the three year course is the attainment of a high standard in both theoretical and practical learning. The training areas offered regard mainly the following sectors: Chemical processes and innovative materials; advances chemical methodologies, preparation of pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products, nanotechnologies and control and prevention of environmental damage. The research activity mainly concerns the following scientific disciplinary fields: CHIM/01, CHIM/02, CHIM/03, CHIM/06, CHIM/09, CHIM/10.

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Research Fields


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 candidate, two pages A4 a maximum.

•curriculum vitae.

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

Oral examination

It consists of an interview designed to assess the knowledge, skills, aptitude for scientific research, and the motivations of the candidates. The 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.

For foreign students who have obtained a degree abroad, the selection criteria is different from those candidates, both Italian or foreigner, who have obtained a degree in Italy and it will be based on the evaluation of scientific qualifications and upon an interview that will be conducted in English.

The oral examination, upon a motivated request may be held electronically by means of suitable specific software.

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 year6
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