The University of Pavia and EDiSU (Institute of the Right to University Studies) are pleased to offer CICOPS Scholarships for International Students from developing countries for a period of stay of 4 to 12 weeks at the University of Pavia.

The University will be pleased to welcome you within one of our students exchange programme for study or traineeship, or as a degree seeker. The University of Pavia is also pleased to welcome international scholars for short mobilities for teaching.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Pavia, Italy

Host Institution(s): University of Pavia, Italy

Scholarship Worth: Funded

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: PhD

Nationality: International Students

CICOPS Scholarships for International Students | DETAILS

In order to promote international cooperation, particularly with Developing Countries (Ref. World Bank Classification Income), the University of Pavia and EDiSU (Institute of the Right to University Studies) provide 5 scholarships to visiting scholars for the year 2024 for a period of stay of 4 to 12 weeks at the University of Pavia.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for CICOPS Scholarships for International Students, applicants are expected to meet the following conditions:

  • Applicants must have at least two year of either teaching experience or activity within international organizations and institutions.
  • Scholarships are designed for both junior and senior members of Universities in Developing Countries or members of major research centres and international organisations or institutions with specific interest in the field of development studies.
  • CICOPS scholarships are reserved for research collaboration in the short term in order to encourage the mobility of researchers from developing countries.
  • Applicants enrolled in a Doctoral or Postgraduate Course at an Italian University are not eligible to apply. For further information, please refer to the FAQ section on the website.


Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: To apply for CICOPS Scholarships for International Students, applicants should Please read carefully the CALL and the FAQ  before applying, and fill out the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM  only once you have received the letter of invitation by your contact professor at the University of Pavia. HOW TO MANAGE YOUR APPLICATION ON PICA

Please be informed that incomplete applications will be rejected, no exceptions will be made. In particular, the letter of invitation is essential for the application.  CICOPS can help you in searching a contact professor. In case of need, and for any other information, please write to

Application Deadline: May 31, 2023

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