Polimi International Fellowships - Edition 2016

The Politecnico di Milano International Fellowships is a new R&D funding program designed to attract young, bright and highly motivated post-doc researchers from all over the world. The program is part of a wider strategy of our University that aims to enhance the internationalization of competences, research activities and key actors.

Politecnico di Milano offers 11 research fellowships lasting 2 years (with possible renewal for 1 additional year), in the following research areas:

  • MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES AND INFORMATICS, PHYSICAL SCIENCES (1-3 fellowships)
  • CIVIL ENGINEERING AND ARCHITECTURE, EARTH SCIENCES, SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES (2-5 fellowships)
  • INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING AND ICT, CHEMICAL SCIENCES, BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, MEDICAL SCIENCES (3-7 fellowships)

The Post-Docs will work with selected R&D groups belonging to the Departments of the Politecnico di Milano.

The value of each research fellowship is Euro 35,000.00 per year (gross of fees charged to the contractor). The deadline for the presentation of the proposal is 19th April 2016. The call for applicants and the related documents to be submitted in order to apply for the fellowship are available on the Polimi website.

Application Fee

To participate in the call, candidates must submit their application following the instructions described in the call.
Furthermore, they must pay a € 25,82 participation fee, non-refundable, by the deadline for submitting the application and under penalty of exclusion from the selection procedure. 

The payment can be made:

  • by bank transfer: it must be remitted to “Agenzia 21” of Banca Popolare di Sondrio, Via Bonardi, 4 - 20133 Milano, bank details:
    IBAN IT34T0569601620000001600X69
    SWIFT POSOIT22
    Politecnico di Milano - Piazza Leonardo da Vinci, 32 - 20133 Milano, reference: “Call for Applications for Polimi International Fellowships, Edition 2016 - UOR Selections and Competitions Service”;

or

  • by credit card, usingthefollowingprocedure: 
    -connect to the website: https://pagofacile.popso.it/en/web/guest/home;
    -select "Anonymous access" > "spot", indicating "Politecnico di Milano"as   beneficiary and "Selection Polimi Fellowships" as type of payment;
    -fill in the blank fields.

Accomodations

Politecnico di Milano offers the following types of accommodations:

  • For a single person:
    single room sharing the bathroom with another single room or single room with its own bathroom in Galilei Residence (Milano, via Corridoni 22), Casa dello Studente Leonardo da Vinci (Milano, viale Romagna 62), Campus Martinitt (Milano, via Pitteri 56).

  • For a person with family:

    Couples without children
    double room in Casa dello Studente Leonardo da Vinci (Milano, viale Romagna 62) or in Campus Martinitt  (Milano, via Pitteri 56) or, (depending on the availability), small apartment in Dateo Residence (Milano, piazzale Dateo 5) or Gauss Residence (Milano, via Zuccoli 19);

    Couples with a child/children
    two/three- room flats  in Dateo Residence (Milano, piazzale Dateo 5) or Gauss Residence (Milano, via Zuccoli 19).

To this end, please note that we consider as “family” both persons related by marriage (with or without children) and more uxorio cohabiting couples, which live together on a stable and continuous basis (with or without children).

Rents effective from September 2016 will be published within the end of June 2016 on the website www.residenze.polimi.it. All the services included in the rent are listed on the website www.residenze.polimi.it; overall, the accommodation costs include: rent, utility bills, internet connection. Rents can change according to the consumer price index (ISTAT – FOI index). 

In the Residences pets are not allowed.

The Polimi International Fellowship winners who want to be accommodated in one of Politecnico di Milano residence halls can have a discount of the 50% on the monthly fee. The discount is applied only to the members of the family unit.

If a Polimi International Fellowship winner is interested in Polimi accommodations, especially if he/she wants to come with family, we recommend to contact "Politecnico di Milano – Area Servizi Residenziali" (Politecnico di Milano – Housing Service) immediately after the publication of final results, filling in the attached form and sending it by e-mail to accommodation(at)polimi.it. The Service will identify the most suitable accommodation according to the rooms/apartments available in the requested period. The confirmation of the apartments is subject to their effective availability, for this reason the booking process will take almost three months. 

Download Form: Find an accommodation 

Contacts

Human Resources and Organization Area

Selections and Competitions Service (for information regarding: call, application, contract...)
email: pif(at)polimi.it
Phone: +39-02.2399.2150 
Fax: +39-02.2399.2287

Visiting Professor Welcome Office (for information concerning: entry VISA, health care…)
e-mail: hosts(at)polimi.it
Phone: +39-02.2399.2135 - 2042

Housing Service
e-mail: accommodation(at)polimi.it
Phone: +39-02.2399.3911
Website: www.residenze.polimi.it