In the academic year 2022/23 the University of Florence is the headquarter of 26 Ph.D. Programmes in the following areas: Biomedical, Sciences, Social Sciences, Technology, Humanities.
The University of Florence also participates in 15 Ph.D. Programmes of national interest and 11 Ph.D. Programmes in consortium or in agreement with other Italian universities.
In the context of the internationalization of research, the University of Florence promotes the development of co-tutored doctoral theses, on the basis of specific collaboration agreements with foreign universities and the institution of International Doctoral programmes with the issue of a double or joint degree (learn more on PhD Programmes and Internationalization).
The Industrial Doctorate and the Higher-Level Apprenticeship Doctorate are highly qualified courses in the field of technology transfer and the relationship with the business world (learn more on Doctorate and Businesses).
Scholarship from the Intesa San Paolo Foundation to Ph.D. students in Humanities (read about the latest winner on UnifiMagazine - in Italian)
Regulation for the accreditation, establishment, and operation of Doctoral Research Programmes (pdf)
Rules for the deposit of the Doctorate thesis (pdf)