A Ph.D. program began in conjunction with the Department of Excellence Project. The program wants to explore the emerging conflict situations caused by cultural, ethnic and religious pluralism.

This Ph.D. program deals with the above-mentioned theme from an interdisciplinary perspective, which involves all the juridical fields. Therefore, the applicants will be allowed to submit research projects belonging to various juridical fields but mainly related to the topic of pluralism.

In order to boost internationalization, this Ph.D. program contemplates courses, educational activities and research both in English and Italian. A Ph.D. scholarship is reserved to students graduated in a foreign university.