Admission exam Second CALL

Concorso pubblico, per l'assegnazione di borse di studio finanziate da NextGenerationEU nell’ambito del Piano Nazionale di Ripresa e Resilienza (PNRR) missione 4, componente 2 "dalla ricerca all'impresa" per il Corso di Dottorato in INFORMATICA E MATEMATICA 38° ciclo istituito presso l'Università degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro - D.R. n. 4203 del 18.11.2022 A.A. 2022/2023
    The results of oral Examinatio are available here
  1. ALDULAIMI Abdullah 
  2. ALI Ayesha 
  3. AMSALU Getasew 
  4. BORGIA Natalino 
  5. FAIZ Zeshan 
  6. HASIN Faiza
  7. IMTIAZ Shehryar 
  8. IQBAL Mansoor 
  9. KHAN Muhammad Zamar 
  10. KHAN Rahman Ullah 
  11. NIBRET ZELEKE Sileshi 
  12. REHMAN Mubashara 
  13. REHMAN Mujeeb Ur 
  14. TANVEER Muhammad 
  15. TEFERA Minyechil Alehegn 
  16. YAQUB Saira 
  17. YOUSAF Nadeem 
  18. ZAHID Usama Muhammad 
  19. ZUBAIR Muhammad Hashir

The oral examination will begin on January 4, 2023, at 9:30 a.m. (Central European Time - Italian time zone GMT+1) in the Sala Consiglio at the Department of Computer Science, Università degli Studi di Bari (7th floor), via E. Orabona 4, 70125 Bari. After the identification of all the candidates, each candidate will be examined in alphabetical order. 
Where it is not possible to attend the exam in person, candidates may ask to do it remotely with a motivated request. The motivated letter of request, together with the copy of an identity document, must be sent via email to the Coordinator Prof. Francesca Mazzia at and to not later than January, 2. 
It will be the responsibility of the Commission to communicate how to connect and at what time.


The research project will be evaluated according to the following criteria:

1. to test the competence of the candidate in a number of areas of either Computer Science or Mathematics 

2. to evaluate the attitude and the potential of the candidate in carrying on research. 

The oral exam, which includes questions on topics that are part of the courses of the bachelor degree ("laurea triennale" in Italian) in either Computer Science or Mathematics, depending on the interest of the candidate. 

For the positions related to fellowships that might be offered by companies on a specific project, the candidate will be also asked questions on topics of the specific project.



 The topics of the questions (for graduates at Italian Universities as well as at foreign Universities) can be in the following areas of Mathematics: 

• Algebra 

• Geometry 

• Complementary Mathematics

• Mathematical Analysis 

• Probability and Mathematical Statistics 

• Mathematical Physics 

• Numerical Analysis 


as well as on the following areas of Computer Science:

• Theoretical computer science
• Computer architecture and operating systems
• Automata, formal languages and compilers
• Database systems
• Software engineering
• Artificial Intelligence
• Programming languages and paradigms
• Computer networks
• Human-Computer Interaction


 Admission exam syllabus for Computer Science