Call for International Research Doctorate in Architecture and Urban Planning - Cycle 37

The notice

The Notice for admission to the International Doctorate in Architecture and Urban Planning (I.D.A.U.P.) for the academic year 2021/2022 (XXXVII Cycle) at the University of Ferrara and Polis University of Tirana (Albania)

Download the noticeDeadline: July, 23rd 2021 h. 23.59 (Italian Time)

Download the sheet

Instructions for completing the online application form trough PICA System



Winners can proceed with the enrollment, that has to be done before October 22, 2021. The forms to be uploaded are downloadble online.

We kindly ask people who intend to renounce, to write an email to

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We inform all 37 cycle future UniFE PhD students that are available housing opportunities at discounted price rental. Information and request form (to be sent to with a valid ID within Tuesday October 26th, 2021, at 23.59 Italian Time) are published at the IUSS College page.


Evaluation of Qualifications

Interview results

Final ranking list

The course has been activated throughout an international agreement signed between the Università degli Studi di Ferrara (Italy) and the Polis University of Tirana (Albania). Slovak University of Technology (SLK), University of Pécs (HUN) and University Do Minho (PT) participate in training and researching activities provided for the Ph.D.

With grant 7
Research contracts
Positions reserved to Republic of Albany public employees
Candidates holding a foreign government scholarship 2
Total 15

The research topics are available on the webpage of the PhD course. Selection application forms, together with all documents listed below, must be submitted using the online procedure

The choice made will be binding and determine the allocation of available places, which shall be awarded according to the order of final classification, until all places depletion. The Commission shall evaluate the Candidates’ qualifications and interview. For the acceptance of the admission application, each candidate must also have at least 2 recommendation letters written and signed by teachers, experts, researchers or professionals, qualified for the course’s topics. The interview will be conducted via conference call on the Internet: interviews will be held on September 2021. After the proceedings approval, the list shall be published on this web-page. Candidates admitted to the course will be enrolled by both Partner Institutions:


  • Polis University: information will be available on Programe Doktorature
  • Expiry dates



    Entry online

    July 23rd, 2021 at 23.59 (Italian Time)

    Publication of qualification evaluation

    See Commission and date page


    See Commission and date page


    See the call

    Replacement form

    See the call