EUI: Doctoral Programme in History and Civilization

The call for applications for the European University Institute (EUI) funded PhD programme is opening on 1 November 2020. The EUI Department of History and Civilization offers exceptional opportunities to study global connections within early modern and modern European history.

You may find more information on the below links:

EUI History and Civilization PhD programme:

EUI PhD programme general information:

Deadline to submit applications: 31 January 2021

We are also organizing a series of live interactive webinars in which prospective applicants will be able to find out more about the History and Civilization PhD programme, by talking directly to its faculty and its researchers. After a short introduction to the EUI and the department, participants will be able to discuss and ask questions regarding the PhD, life at the EUI and Florence and more.

 29 October at 11:00 CET with Prof. Giorgio Riello and Prof. Lucy Riall (in English and Italian)


 4 November at 15:00 CET with Prof. Regina Grafe(in Spanish)


 25 November at 15:00 CET with Prof. Glenda Sluga (in Polish and English)


 14 December at 15:00 CET with Prof. Pieter M. Judson, Prof. Corinna Ruth Unger and Prof. Giancarlo Casale (in English and German)


For any question about the programme, grants, requirements, application and selection procedures, please contact the EUI Admissions Office – e-mail:

For any question about the webinar series, please contact Fabrizio Borchi – e-mail: