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Gran Sasso Science Institute GSSI Ph.D. in Regional Science and Economic Geography
Gran Sasso Science Institute GSSI

Ph.D. in Regional Science and Economic Geography

L'Aquila, Italy

4 Years


Full time

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* there's no tuition fee (tuition waived) but there are 36 scholarships of EURO 16.159,91 gross per year


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- 8 scholarships;

- 1 scholarship co-funded by GSSI and REDI consortium for the following research project: “Socio-economic resilience in areas affected by natural disasters, with particular reference to inner areas”

The aim of the Ph.D. in Regional Science and Economic Geography is to address issues related to local and regional development. The methodological perspective of research and teaching is multidisciplinary, combining regional and urban economics, economic and human geography, spatial planning, and sociology.

Within the Ph.D. Program in Regional Science and Economic Geography, it is possible to apply both for REDI Project and for GSSI scholarships, by submitting two different applications.



Applicants must fill out the online application from our website, where it is possible to find all the necessary information for the submissions, and attach the required documents by June 01, 2022, at 3 pm (Italian time zone). No other application method will be accepted.


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