European / International Joint Ph.D. in
Social Representation and Communication

Application Form

Click on the link below to download the European/International Joint PhD in Social Representations and Communication application form for a.y. 2017-2018.

Application form (.doc)

The form must be filled in all its parts and must be sent together with the required supporting documents within the indicated deadline to the Programme Director, Prof. Annamaria de Rosa:

The requested supporting documents are the following:

  1. Research proposal (see guidelines) at the internet address. In order to better integrate the research trainees within the networked scientific activities and cross-national research teams of the European/International PhD in S.R. & C., it is advisable that the candidate's research proposal falls within the topics of one of the 13 main research teams (for more information on the research teams, please consult the following webpage: *
  2. Letters of recommendation by at least two persons in a position to evaluate the academic performance, such as letters from professors or research supervisors at the home University *
  3. Copy of the original academic title (in digital format) which satisfies the entrance requirements for admission to the doctoral programme, considered as the 3rd cycle within the European Higher Education and Research Area (model 3 + 2 + 3 which is parallel to the American pattern BA/MA/Ph.D.). *
  4. Transcript of records and any other documentation on previous training in Social Sciences (especially in Social Psychology with interests in Communication Studies, Sociology, Anthropology, History etc.). *
  5. Copy of certificates demonstrating advanced knowledge of English (if not mother-tongue) and preferably of another European language. *
  6. List of publications (if any)
  7. Recent passport-size colour photograph (in digital format) *
  8. Copy of passport cover and personal information pages (in digital format) *


* = compulsory documents