Applications for the A.Y. 2021/22 are now open.

A prerequisite for participating in the program is a MSc university degree in Economics or equivalent. Students should obtain their MSc degree by the beginning of the program. All admissions are conditional on obtaining the MSc degree.

Interested candidates should provide the following documents by February 28, 2021:

  • CV
  • MSc grades (especially in relevant subjects)
  • Scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test
  • A statement of research/purpose, and any other additional information supplied by the candidate
  • At least two reference letters should be sent separately ( by professors who have followed the applicant's studies closely  

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Promising applicants will be invited to an interview. Since RED is a small program, early application is strongly encouraged. Selected applicants will receive offers sequentially, pending formal admission granted by Luiss or University of Rome Tor Vergata in April/May 2021.