PhDs are post-graduate courses with limited access and a duration of three years.
To enroll you must apply to a selection procedure. If you are selected, you may be entitled to a scholarship.
In some cases, some places are reserved for non-EU citizens residing abroad.
Every year UniGe provides several Research scholarships.
Discover all the available calls and related research topics.
A research fellow is a researcher who works under the supervision of a mentor as part of a larger research group.
A research fellowship is a temporary position that allows a scholar to continue their training as a researcher and gain skills and experience in scientific writing and teaching.
Centro del mare
More than 400 UniGe teachers and researchers work on sea-related topics. Thanks to their activities, UniGe ranks among the best universities in the world on maritime issues.
Centro sicurezza, rischio e vulnerabilità
The center combines teaching, research and third mission by dealing with security, risk and vulnerability issues according to a transdisciplinary vision.
All UniGe centers
Discover all the inter-university research and service centers, the centers of excellence, the University service centers (with and without autonomy) and the strategic centers of UniGe.
Departments, laboratories, libraries and interdepartmental centres are the main places where UniGe research is carried out.
Discover the UniGe research and innovation projects funded under national, European, and international programs.
UniGe spin-offs are companies born within the university. Their aim is to transform the results of university research into usable and applicable technology.
With 45 spin-offs, UniGe boasts an intense technology transfer activity and is the second largest university in Italy for the number of active spin-offs.
University and companies
UniGe is available to companies to find opportunities for collaboration, projects and promotion of research.
APRE Liguria Desk
The APRE Liguria Desk is managed by the UniGe and provides support for participation in European Union programmes in research, technological development and innovation.
Genova University Press
Genoa University Press (GUP) is UniGe's editorial brand: since 2010 it promotes the spread of significant publications which represent at its best the University's commitment towards study and research.
The GUP has three editorial lines: Research, Education, and Divulgation.
research grant fundings per year
researchers including 1200+ tenured professors
research fellows and post-docs
Patent applications in the last five years
excellent departments (DIFI and DINOGMI)