The Catholic University is pleased to offer the scholarship to consider the international Ph.D. program in Criminology. The Ph.D. expects to prepare experts ready to meet customary and developing gauges of greatness in the criminological area. This objective is accomplished through a particular program that joins preparing, research and teaching.
In accordance with what was proclaimed by the Ministry of Education, University, and Research, the scholarship amount will be € 15.343,28 gross for every year. Ph.D. students selected in the second and third year, notwithstanding the program, will get a month to month net charge of € 200 ascertained on every period of cooperation with the Transcrime focus. This extra sum will be recalculated if the measure of the grant set up by law were to change.
The scholarship will be expanded by half amid periods abroad. Beginning in the second year, competitors will have an examination consumption spending equivalent to 10% of the scholarship. To advance the internationalization of the doctorate, the successful applicants dwelling abroad can get up to € 5,000 for reported travel and convenience costs brought about amid the main year of the doctorate for the exchange to Milan.
Candidates must meet the accompanying criteria:
Ph.D. competitors will go to Master courses went for finishing and reinforcing the applicants’ experience (first-year applicants). The vital coursework to be completed is characterized upon admission to the Program. Coursework is characterized as per every competitor’s educational modules. Master courses will incorporate the last examination. Also, Ph.D. applicants will set up a paper (in English) on a subject settled upon with the Professor of the course(s). Graduate courses may include:
- Statistics and advanced statistics
- Criminal law and procedure (Italian and comparative)
- The methodology of criminological research
- Criminology and Applied Criminology
The scholarship is all year round.