In UNU-IIST PhD Scholarships for International Students, you will be studying PhD Degree
The Deadline is on the 15th of November 2022, and you get to study in Macau/Pisa, Italy
The Course starts on the 7th of January, 2023
The UNU-IIST (United Nations University International Institute for Software Technology) is accepting applications for five PhD programs beginning in September 2022 and January 2023
Institution(s) hosting the even
University of Pisa, UNU-IIST (United Nations University International Institute of Software Technology).
The following study topics are part of the PhD program in Information and Communication Technology for Sustainable Development:
• PhD Scholarship in FLOSS Communities Analytical Models for Learning Processes
• PhD Scholarship in Ecosystem Formal Modeling and Analysis
• Policy-Driven Electronic Governance PhD Scholarship
• PhD Scholarships in Healthcare Software Engineering
Number of Scholarships
Each post has one scholarship available, with the exception of Software Engineering in Healthcare, which has two.
Group to be targeted
All overseas students are eligible for the scholarships.
Scholarship worth and benefits
The study and scholarship will last 42 months, with at least 6 of those months spent in Pisa, Italy.
During the stay in Macau, a monthly stipend of USD 1,000 will be paid, and during the stay in Pisa, a monthly stipend of USD 1,500 will be paid. Health insurance is offered at no cost to the student. During your stay in Macau, you will be accommodated for free (except for utility fees).
Candidates for the PhD slots must have a Master’s degree in ICT, Software Engineering, Computer Science, or another area with a substantial ICT component, as well as a strong academic record.
Please visit the call for applications webpage to view the particular selection criteria for each post (see above).
Instructions on how to apply
For the autumn 2023 semester, UNU-IIST is not accepting applications for admission to the double degree PhD Programme in ICT for Sustainable Development. For more information, please visit the official website in December of this year.
PhD Scholarships in Analytical Models for Learning Processes in FLOSS Communities are now open for early 2023 applications. No later than December 7, 2022, applicants must have received or plan to receive the appropriate Master’s degree. The deadline to apply for a scholarship is November 15, 2022.
The PhD General Call for Applications, which can be found on this website, contains information on the application process and admission requirements.
For further information on how to apply for this scholarship, please visit the official website (link provided below).
Official Scholarship Website: