The PhD Programme in Mechanical Engineering covers a number of different disciplines being devoted, in particular, to innovation and experimental activities. Please consult our research pages for further details.

The 33rd Cycle Additional Call is now OPEN: deadline is March 13th 2018, 2:00 PM

4 fully-funded positions (industrial/external scholarship) are available. Application procedure and information are available here.

The 33rd Cycle Doctoral is CLOSED

The 33rd Cycle Doctoral Call was closed on May 26th 2017.

Fully-funded PhD positions and proposed research fields are available in four research areas:

Employees who are interested in pursuing a PhD in Mechanical Engineering may select an Executive PhD path, specifically designed for workers. If you are interested in supporting our doctoral programme by sponsoring a scholarship, or you are willing to know more about our Executive PhD track please contact phd-dmec(at)