Searching for what to study after your master degree? Want to advance the research in the field of social science and more specifically – management? Looking to become an expert in your study field, be it marketing, governance or organizational development?
If any of the above questions came back with positive answers, consider furthering your education by attaining a doctoral degree in Management.
At MRU and even in this joint study programme, you will find a truly affordable, comparatively low tuition fee. Additionally, you may also apply for potential scholarships available, based on your research field. It’s a great investment into yourself, as after graduation, you will be able to pursue a well-paid career in the academic field, or work in public or private sectors as a high-end management specialist, consultant, start your own company or work independently on various projects.
PhD studies and research are coordinated by the Doctoral Committee of Management Science Field. Social Innovation Doctoral School organizes the process of doctoral studies. Go through the acceptance requirements and see if this research path is what you are looking for. And if it is, don’t hesitate and apply!
Your goal shall be to write, research and defend your doctoral thesis in the topic of your choosing. Additionally, you will be required to pass study subjects of value no less than at 30 ECTS credits. You will also be required to publish 2 scientific articles in research publications, one of which must be international. You will also be required to participate in 2 international conferences to present your research results, undergo 1 scientific internship and a teaching practice. You will conduct your studies in English and so to take full advantage of this program, you will be required to prove your level of English is at least at C1. Your studies will take 4 years as a full-time student and 6 years as a part-time student and are worth 240 ECTS credits. Persons who have independently prepared a doctoral dissertation (or monograph) and have scientific publications can obtain a doctoral degree externally (within 1 year).
It all can seem daunting, but don’t fret. Your university will not leave you alone during this challenging time. You will be assigned a scientific supervisor to guide you through the arduous process of attaining a doctoral degree. Better yet, we have partnered up with other local universities to create a joint studies programme, where you can achieve your PhD in Social Sciences and more precisely – management.
Admission rules and information about the PhD in Management can be found on the website.