PhD Program and Scholarships at the University of Padova


The School of Psychology at the University of Padova offers PhD positions, all of which are supported by a fellowship. Also, through funding from the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo, research fellowships are available for foreign students.
The University of Padova is one of the oldest in Europe and has a long history of excellent research in the field of Psychology. The PhD program in Psychological Sciences is centered on providing research and applied skills across different areas of psychology including the following areas: Clinical and experimental psychology, Human life-span development, Neuropsychology and cognitive psychology, Cognition, Social, cultural and group psychology, Behavioural neuroscience, Neuroimaging and computational neuroscience, Evolution of mind and cognitive functions, Language and psycholinguistics, Consumer choice, behavioural economics, and marketing. Further information can be found on the University website and on the PhD program website Foreign students can apply to both the regular call of the program in Psychological Sciences as well as to the University call for foreign students.