The GSSI - Gran Sasso Science Institute (L’Aquila, Italy) offers 8 PhD scholarships in Astroparticle Physics starting from the academic year 2020/2021.

The GSSI Astroparticle Physics division counts approximately 20 Faculty members, 15 Post-doc fellows, 40 PhD students, 25 visiting professors, and is continuously growing.

Research topics include both experimental and theoretical activities on: underground rare event searches, cosmic ray physics, gravitational waves, high energy and multimessenger astrophysics, neutrino physics.

The official language for all PhD courses is English. The fellowships are awarded for 4 years and their yearly amount is 16.159,91 eur.

All PhD students have free accommodation at the GSSI guest house or other accommodation offered by GSSI or a financial substitute of 350,00 eur/month,

free luncheon vouchers, tuition fees waived, and use of the canteen.

The application must be submitted through the online form available at by June 11, 2020 at 5 pm (Italian time zone).

Short-listed candidates will be invited for a round of interviews, to be held either at GSSI or via remote connection.

The Gran Sasso Science Institute is an international PhD school and a center for research and higher education in the areas of Physics,

Mathematics, Computer Science and Social Sciences.

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