Application for the EDLE programme starting October 2022

Application for programme starting October 2022
application deadline: 1 February 2022

6 scholarships available!

  • one of the largest doctorate programmes in the field
  • a joint doctoral programme by four of the leading European universities: the Universities of Bologna, Hamburg, Rennes1 and Rotterdam
  • a chance to live in (at least) three different countries (*) and work together with PhD researchers from all over the world
  • scholarships offered by partner universities
  • multiple doctoral degree

(*) The EDLE programme continues under the safest possible conditions for all concerned. During the COVID19 pandemic there is no mandatory mobility. All activities will be offered online or blended.

Admission to the programme:

Diploma or a bachelor and master degree in law or economics or a relevant field, or an equivalent university degree (second cycle qualification).


Applicants will be selected on the basis of their academic merit and their capability of carrying out high-level scientific research activities in the field of the economic analysis of law, and in compliance with the regulations. Good knowledge of English is a prerequisite.

More information about the programme, the application procedure and required documents is available on -> applicants.