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Science of Drug and Bioactive Substances

University of Pisa

36 months
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356 EUR/year
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About

The PhD Science of Drug and Bioactive Substances program at University of Pisa is mainly characterized by the development of a project focused on the field of pharmaceuticals and health products. 

Overview

This training Science of Drug and Bioactive Substances program at University of Pisa is characterized by a central subject concerning bioactive substances and is able to put together different disciplines and methodologies in a coherent and hard manner, both with respect to different CUN areas and specific ERC areas, i.e. Life Sciences and Physical Sciences and Engineering.

Research

The research lines developed at the Department of Pharmacy are characterized by highly interdisciplinary contents. This fact efficiently supports the instauration of profitable collaborations between our academic staff and national or international research groups.

The PhD students are strongly encouraged to carry out parts of their project in internationally renowned research groups.

In order to guarantee a complete interdisciplinary formation of the PhD students, the training activities of this graduate school also comprises:

  • Cycles either of lessons, that are held by the academic staff of this graduate school, or by external lecturers;
  • Seminars are delivered by professors who are experts in their fields;
  • Participation in national and international schools that are specifically dedicated to PhD students.

Programme Structure

Topics of the course are:

  • the discovery of bioactive molecules by means of rational design, synthesis or extraction of active compounds from natural sources;
  • the study of biochemical, physiological and pharmacological mechanisms of their action;
  • the formulation of drugs;
  • the techniques for the evaluation of the impact that these substances have on humans and on the environment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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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.

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.

Funding

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