PhD in Economics, Statistics and Data Science

Call for applications
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The Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS) of the University of Milano-Bicocca invites applications to its PhD Programme in Economics, Statistics and Data Science (ECOSTATDATA) for the academic year 2022-23 (XXXVIII cycle). The PhD Programme is articulated in three curricula, Economics (ECO), Statistics (STAT) and Big Data & Analytics for Business (BIDAB). The length of the PhD Programme is four years, starting in late October 2022 (the precise starting date will be announced in due course).

We offer at least ten fellowships (for a period of four years) to the highest ranked applicants. Each  fellowship pays a grant of a minimum of € 16.200 (gross income) per year. The monthly allowance can be increased up to 50% for our PhD students visiting academic or scientific institutions abroad. There will also be allowances (research funds) for short-period mobility (from the first year).

Additional scholarships and positions are also available on specific research projects in collaboration with national and international companies of primary importance.

The selection procedure is regulated by the official Call for Applications (Bando di Concorso), which is expected to be published in the Doctoral School’s and in the PhD programme websites on April 21st 2022. The official Call for Applications contains detailed information on: i) the documents which each candidate has to submit; ii) structure, contents and timing (approximately during June 2022) of the entrance examination; iii) description of the projects related to the additional scholarships and positions.

The link to the official ECOSTATDATA website can be found here, while the link to the official Call for Applications can be found here.