PhD courses list

The University Catalogue lists specialist courses to be included in your individual study plan. All students enrolled in the PhD programmes of the University of Milan can access the Catalogue.

Each datasheet contains general information. Practical information (e.g. course schedule, syllabus, and delivery mode) is available on PhD programme websites. The course offering refers to the 2020/21 academic year: 1 November 2020 - 31 October 2021.

The course enrolment deadline is normally the 25th day of the month prior to the start month. More specifically:

  • for courses starting in November 2020, the enrolment deadline is the day before the start date (exceptionally, the procedure will be open all month)  
  • for courses starting in December 2020, the enrolment deadline is 25 November 2020
  • for courses starting in January 2021, the enrolment deadline is 28 December 2020.

Enrolment deadlines for courses starting in subsequent months will be announced shortly.

  1. Access enrolment on PhD courses online service
  2. Log in using your University login details and select:  
    • exams/enrol for the exam session
    • programmes without admission exam / doctoral programmes-exams
  3. Select the desired programme and click on Iscrizione (Enrolment) and then on Iscriviti (Enrol)

Ignore the option "Exam session date” that appears during the enrolment procedure.

For help please contact phd@unimi.it

PhD courses list - 2020/21
Course name PhD course Professor(s) Language Lesson period
"Sensible matches". Texts among author, editor/publisher and audience Literature, arts and environmental heritage
Italian November
2D, 3D and 4D iPSC-derived cellular models to study neurodmuscular diseases Translational Medicine Italian March
3Rs: Alternative mehods and Replacement Environmental sciences English May
A tour on Kirchhoff type Problems Mathematical sciences English March
ABC of videocommunication in science: filming methods to learn the method Food systems English November
Academic English for Social and Political Sciences Political studies English May
Academic presentations: from organization to delivery Philosophy and human sciences English February
Academic writing in the Humanities. Advanced Linguistic, literary and intercultural studies in european and extra-european perspectives Italian February
Administrative law in the age of digitalisation: a national, comparative and EU perspective Public, international and european union law Italian November
Advanced approaches to neurodegeneration: focus on early stages Pharmacological biomolecular sciences, experimental and clinical English May
Advanced course on pericardial disases Clinical Research Italian February
Advanced NMR techniques Chemistry English February
Advanced spectroscopic methods in food systems Food systems English January
Advanced statistical analysis of ecological and enviromnental data Environmental sciences English February
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physics-Bayesian Statistics in Astronomy Physics, astrophysics and applied physics English March
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physics-Collective Phenomena in Plasma Physics Physics, astrophysics and applied physics English March
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physics-Cosmology Physics, astrophysics and applied physics English March
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physics-Fundamentals of Computational Fluid Dynamics in Astrophysics Physics, astrophysics and applied physics English March
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physics-Gravitational lensing Physics, astrophysics and applied physics English September
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physics-Observations and theory of large-scale structure formation Physics, astrophysics and applied physics English February
Advanced topics in astrophysics and plasma physics-Observations of the Cosmic Microwave Background Physics, astrophysics and applied physics English March
Advanced topics in particle physics Physics, astrophysics and applied physics English May
An Introduction to Academic Writing in the Humanities Linguistic, literary and intercultural studies in european and extra-european perspectives Italian November
Animal models of human disease: Zebrafish as an animal model to study human diseases Experimental medicine English February
Animal nutrition, implications for Food Safety and Food Security Nutritional sciences Italian February