Metropolitan Tirana University (UMT) announces the opening of registrations for the doctoral third cycle program in “Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Systems offered by the Faculty of Computer Science and IT. Candidates who will follow the doctoral study program will have the opportunity to develop their research activity with support from colleagues at Gustav Eiffel University (Paris, France), Institut National des Sciences Appliquées (Grenoble, France), Ecole Centrale - Supelec/ CNRS (France), the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The program has a duration of three to four years.

The number of quotas for this study program is 3 (three) candidates. Candidates will be hired full-time at Tirana Metropolitan University. At least one of the doctoral students will be enrolled in the joint program (cotutelle) with the French parties, which includes a joint doctoral degree and a similar time in both institutions, the UMT and the French. The study fee will be covered entirely by the research project for a three-year period.

The criteria for admission to the study program are as follows:

  • They have completed a second-cycle study program (Master of Sciences) in branches such as Applied Mathematics, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, ...
  • To have the average grade of the secondary study program 9 and above.
  • To own the English language.
  • It is preferred (does not constitute a precondition) to possess the French language.

In addition to the highest documentation, the candidate must also submit:

  • An updated CV
  • Two letters of reference
  • Research work under the master's degree

Applications must be delivered by email to