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 34th Cycle Doctoral Call for Application is CLOSED

The 34th cycle call for application closed on May 21st 2018.

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

Application procedure is available here.

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)