Undergraduate/graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in any discipline are invited to apply.

Minimum background requirements include knowledge of:

  • Fundaments of Mathematics (calculus and linear algebra)
  • Fundaments of Probability and Statistics
  • Fundaments of Networks Science
  • Fluent use of english


Number of available in-person positions is limited to 50.


Summer School

  • Lessons
  • Projects
  • Flash talks
As Low as

Summer School + Social events

  • Lessons
  • Social dinner
  • Projects
  • Tour
  • Flash talks
As Low as

Application requirements

Submission through the EasyChair system consists of a single PDF file including i) an updated CV (2 pages) and ii) a Cover Letter (1 page).
Please, be sure to specify your current affiliation / host institution, your research interests and why you would like to attend the school.

PhD students and Junior Post Doctoral researchers (no more than two years from their PhD completion) who are members of the CSS ( ) can apply to get a scholarship that will cover the School fee. Participation to social events will not be covered by the fellowship and should be paid separately.
(Please, note that you must specify explicitly in your cover letter that you apply for the CSS scholarship)

How to fill the EasyChair form
Before filling the EasyChair form, please read below to know what we expect to find in each field:

  • Title: Undergraduate, PhD, Postdoc, Researcher, Professor.
  • Abstract: tell us something one very short sentence about why we should consider your application.
  • Keywords: select the ones that bettwer reflect your background or research interests.

IMPORTANT NOTE: your application WILL NOT be processed if we DO NOT RECEIVE both CV and Cover Letter before the deadline. Applications missing such documents will be considered NOT VALID.


Our Scientific Committee will evaluate each application and rank the applicants. After this first phase, you will receive a notification of acceptance or rejection.

If your application has been accepted, you will receive new instructions to finalize your registration to the MSCx and proceed with the payment.

Warning: Applications received after the official deadline might be subjected to additional processing charges (50€).


If your application has been accepted, you can finalize your registration to the MSCx and proceed with the payment.
Download the form and send it to cometa.segreteria@consorzio– 

Registration Form   

VISA procedure and invitation letter

Please, click here if you need further information about the VISA procedure or the information required to ask for an invitation letter.