Ph.D. On Campus


University of Innsbruck

36 months
728 EUR/year
728 EUR/year
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The PhD Program in Management at the University of Innsbruck serves to further develop abilities to conduct scientific work independently and to promote academic careers following diploma and master's degree programs. 


Graduates can make original independent contributions to the further development of their field.

The program focuses on the following competencies:

  • Knowledge of the state of research and professional judgment skills in the area of the dissertation;
  • The ability to recognize and establish links to related areas of research;
  • The ability to write scientific papers that meet the international quality standards of the relevant field;
  • To reflect on the ethical and societal implications, particularly in term of gender, of the results of one's own research;
  • The ability to present and discuss research findings scientifically with various groups;
  • The ability to organize and conduct research processes and to participate in research teams.

Expected Learning Outcomes for the Doctorate

Graduates are qualified junior academics. They have mastered the methods applied in research in their area and are capable of critically discussing, analyzing, and further developing theories. Junior academics possess the competence to develop and conduct substantial research projects with scientific integrity, and they are qualified to reflect on these processes scientifically and theoretically. They are also aware of issues and questions in gender research.

Future Prospects: Occupational Profiles and Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for graduates of the PhD Program Management offered by the University of Innsbruck may especially be found in:

  • Universities
  • Research institutions and other post-secondary educational facilities
  • Research departments of public and private, national and international institutions,
  • Leading positions within organizations.

Programme Structure

Compulsory Modules:
  • Methodology 
  • PhD Research Seminar 
  • PhD Seminar 
  • Professional Development 
  • Literature Review 
  • Doctoral Thesis Defense 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Diploma certificate
  • Examination certificate
  • Diploma Supplement
  • Transcript (list of examinations completed)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    728 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 364 EUR per semester during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    728 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 364 EUR per semester during 36 months.

Living costs for Innsbruck

800 - 1300 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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