How to Enrol in a PhD Programme

Admission to PhD Programmes

Admission to PhD Programmes is subject to competitive application having no citizenship limitation.
The University of Brescia publishes an annual Call for applications to PhD Programmes, providing for each Programme the number of positions available benefitting of study grants, and those not benefitting of study grant.


Notice: The PhD Secretariat invites candidates eligible within the number of posts available to read carefully the instructions, fill-in / sign the necessary forms to enrol in the 1st A.Y. 2022/2023.

The enrolment procedures, exclusively online (Esse3 system), will be available:

from October 5th, 2022 at 14.00 hours (Italian Time)

to October 13th, 2022 at 14.00 hours (Italian Time)


Esse3 connection

If you result eligible for a PhD post, in respect to the number of posts available in one of the twelve (12) PhD Programmes of the University of Brescia for the A.Y. 2022/2023, XXXVIII cycle

Upon the completion of the selection process at UNIBS, you will re-connect to your new UniBS Esse3 profile, select "Secretariat" under the menu and comply to the procedure called "Enrolment".

Beginning of PhD activities, A.Y. 2022/2023: December 1st, 2022.

Instructions to Enrol at the PhD Programmes, A.Y. 2022/2023, XXXVIII cycle

University Fees

The comprehensive University Fee to enrol to PhD Programmes (both for beneficiaries and non-beneficiaries of study grants) amount to € 156,00

out of which 140,00 for the Regional Right to Education Fee (Regione Lombardia) + € 16.00 of the Italian Revenue Tax Stamp duty.

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Last updated on: 05/10/2022