Ph.D. On Campus

Information Engineering

University of Pisa

36 months
356 EUR/year
356 EUR/year
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The main objective of the Information Engineering program from University of Pisa is the training of researchers in the following areas, listed here: Analog and RF circuit design; Assistive technologies and Rehabilitation; Automation; Communications; Digital circuits and systems; Distributed and Embedded Systems, and Pervasive Computing.


Key Features

These areas of the Information Engineering program from University of Pisa are mainly, but not exclusively, those related to the cultural, scientific and technological framework of the acquisition, processing, transmission, storage and use of information. 

The need for such training stems from the continuous increase in requests for experts in the information technology area (both in the traditional areas and in the more modern areas of robotics and biotechnology), as well as from the great development of high-technology research and applications. Particular attention is paid to the aspect of interdisciplinarity: the Department by its very nature guarantees the skills, structures and opportunities necessary for a multi- and inter-disciplinary approach to research. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Radar Systems
  • Remote Sensing
  • Robotics
  • Sensors, Biosensors, and Intelligent Materials
  • Signal and Image processing
  • Vehicular and power electronics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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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