33rd Cycle Additional Call - OPEN - DEADLINE March 13th 2018 (2:00 PM)

The 33rd Cycle Additional Call for doctoral positions in Mechanical Engineering is closed with beginning of activities in May 2018.

Four fully-funded positions with industrial/external scholarship are available in the following research areas:

Area 1 - Advanced Materials and Smart Structures

Scholarship: Robust MPC for gait planning of humanoid robot
Research subject

Scholarship: Active Control of structures
Research subject

Area 2 - Sustainable Mobility

Borsa: Development of Greenrail smart railway sleepers
Research subject

Area 3 - Engineering Design and Manufacturing for the Industry of the Future

Scholarship: Engineering for Precision Agricolture
Research subject

All applications must be submitted with the attachments detailed in the call, and must be sent to phd-dmec(at)polimi.it before 2:00 pm, March 13th 2018.

Application form
Research proposal
Template CV

The 33rd cycle additional Call in Mechanical Engineering is also available on Politecnico website.

33rd cycle

The 33rd cycle call for application is closed.

Scholarships and eligibility

Within our 33rd cycle doctoral call fully-funded positions are available for Italian and international applicants. Candidates with scholarship (1.200 Euro/month-net amount) benefit from extra-funding (500 euro/month) for research periods abroad.

Non-funded positions are also available; candidates without scholarship can apply yearly for DSU financial support here.

All positions (with and without scholarship) benefit from financial aid for study materials and conference fees (1.370 €/year, during II and III year).

All graduate students holding a University Degree equivalent to a Master of Science (min. duration 5 years) obtained before enrolment deadline can submit application to our PhD Programme.

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

How to Apply

You can submit your application for admission to our PhD Programme through our online admissions system here.

You must attach a complete CV, detailed project proposal and English Language proficiency certification.

Candidates meeting or predicted to meet the eligibility requirements will be reviewed by a Selection Panel, composed by Faculty members.

A quick overlook of application procedure major deadlines and timetable is available here.