A Selection Committee evaluates the background knowledge and research potential of the candidates based on the information submitted with their application and on a technical/motivational interview.
The Committee produces a ranked list of the candidates sufficiently qualified and hence have a reasonable expectation of successfully completing the PhD programme.
The ranking is primarily based on a combination of the following criteria:
Quality of previous undergraduate/graduate work
Strength of reference letter
Quality of the applicant’s research proposal
Other evidence of the applicant’s potential
Availability of an advisor in the research area selected by the applicant
XXXVIII Cycle - Selection process
Evaluation of qualifications (Jun 2022 Call):
Risk, Climate Change and Sustainable Development: Candidates qualified for the interview
XXXVII Cycle - Selection process
Evaluation of qualifications (Jun 2021 Call):
Curriculum Security and Law: July 12, 2021 at 10:00am - Results of Oral Presentation
Evaluation of qualifications (Sep 2021 Call):
Evaluation of qualifications (Oct 2021 Call):
Curriculum Security and Law
Curriculum Management and Security
Curriculum Risk and Resilience Engineering for the Natural, Industrialized and Built Environments: Candidates qualified for the interview
The final rankings are available on the UniGe PhD Web page.
XXXVI Cycle - Selection process
Evaluation of qualifications (June 2020 Call):
Curriculum Security and Law (July 13, 2020)
Evaluation of qualifications (September 2020 Call):
Final results of the selection are available here.