Ph.D. degree

After completing the program, Ph.D. students are awarded a Ph.D. degree.

In accordance with Art. 2 of Law n. 41 of 14/02/1987, instituting the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, the Ph.D. degree is the equivalent of a research doctorate.

Job Opportunities

Researchers who got their Ph.D. in Law at the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies have achieved remarkable and high-level positions in different fields, from the academy to public administration, political appointments, the legal profession, the judiciary branch, the diplomatic career, and managing and directive roles in multinational companies. Placement in international organizations and non-governmental ones brings our Ph.D. in Law to the forefront of the most impelling contemporary issues, from environmental protection and sustainability to artificial intelligence’s legal and moral basis unfolding.