Ph.D. On Campus

Legal Sciences

University of Pisa

36 months
356 EUR/year
356 EUR/year
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The Legal Sciences programme from University of Pisa aim at developing the students’ aptitude for research in the covered fields of law, by offering lectures and seminars as well as encouraging both individual research and discussions with professors belonging to the doctoral board. 


Key Features

Students of the Legal Sciences programme from University of Pisa are free to specialize in one of the mentioned field of law. A key role in the offered doctoral education is played by the interdisciplinary method, the internationalization and the comparative analysis. Therefore, there will be lectures on contemporary, general topics of common interest among the different fields of law, according to the interdisciplinary approach. 

The division in different curricula (Private Law, Labour, Legal European Tradition; Theory of fundamental rights, Constitutional Justice, Comparative Law; Company Law, International Law, Rules of Procedure; Administration, Market and Criminal Justice) aims at integrating, developing and completing the common lectures, by developing specialized knowledge based on the specific skills of the academics involved and their long-term experience in doctoral education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Private Law and comparative Law, Labour, Legal European Tradition
  • Theory of fundamental rights, Constitutional Justice, Comparative Law
  • Company Law, International and European Law, Rules of Procedure
  • Administration, Market and Criminal Justice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The candidate must be in possession of a Master's degree, or an equivalent academic qualification obtained abroad.This diploma will be examined and verified by the examining boards or the PhD Council. 
  • Candidates who possess a foreign academic degree equivalent in level, nature, contents and academic rights (access to further courses) to the Italian academic qualification required for admission to a PhD program may provide the consular documents of the academic degree (translation, legalization and declaration of value) with the sole aim to facilitate the evaluation of eligibility of the academic degree for admission to the PhD program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    356 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 356 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    356 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 356 EUR per year during 36 months.

Depending on the country of origin and can vary from 356,000 euros up to 2.452,00 euros (including € 140,00 for Regional taxes, and € 16.00 for stamp duty). 

Living costs for Pisa

750 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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