2015 Interdisciplinary activities

last modified Feb 02, 2016 10:38 AM

XXX cycle PhD students have to attend to the interdisciplinary activities organised by IUSS-Ferrara 1391, and a minimum of 20 credits must be obtained in the firs two years of doctoral Courses.

The activities gives 5 credits each:

Look at the planned initiatives:


  • Italian Course for foreigners organised by the Unife Linguistic Center, Spring 2015. Courses are divided into five levels (A1, A2, B1, B2, C1), according to the parameters set down by the Common European Framework of Reference. Courses will be held from Mondays to Fridays, between 8.30 and 19.00. Enrollment from December 1st, 2014 until February 15th, 2015. PhD students that follow the course for the first time are admitted without tuition fees.  Brochure ;
  • Corso di comunicazione e persuasione, prof. Emanuele Montagna (in Italian).


Time: 15-18.00, Room 1 ground floor, IUSS. Calendar: Tuesday 27 January, Thursday 29 January, Tuesday 3 and Thursday 5 February. Brochure.

  • Research management and founds (in Italian). Brochure.
  • English Course (April-June), Placement test on 26th March. Calendar..
  • Esol Cambridge Certifications:




- FCE, Saturday 7 November

- PET, Saturday 14 November

- CAE, Saturday 28 November

IUSS organizes 5 lessons of preparation for all the PhD students interested in the Exams. Lesson will be done from the end of September till the end of October, once day a week (3-5 p.m). Calendar

  • Technology transfer.

Calendar: 5, 6, 12, 14, 22 e 23 October from 11.00 till 13.00, room 1 at IUSS. Brochure.


  • Intellectual Property

First lesson on the 16th of December, 14.30, Auditorium S. Lucia, Via Ariosto n.35. Title "Mondo digitale e tutela della proprietà intellettuale. Metodologie, esperienze e risultati" (IT world and intellectual property protection. Results and methods. The seminar is in Italian language only. 1 credit. Brochure The following 4 seminars would be organised in the first months of 2016.