Ph.D. On Campus


IESE Business School

48 months
Tuition fee
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The PhD in Management program at IESE Business School prepares you for a world-class career in academia.


You’ll receive rigorous training in qualitative and quantitative research, designed to help you hone the craft of research. And from the moment you begin, you will be mentored, guided and supported by IESE faculty who are some of the finest minds in global management research.

Once you successfully complete the Management degree program at IESE Business School,  and are admitted to the PhD degree, you move into the dissertation stage in the specialized field of your choice.


You will be closely mentored by faculty, who orient you through this research phase, until the time comes to defend your thesis..

Programme Structure

Areas of sudy:
  • Accounting and Control
  • Business Ethics
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Financial Management
  • Information Systems
  • Managerial Decision Sciences
  • Managing People in Organizations
  • Marketing
  • Production, Technology and Operations Management
  • Strategic Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

The program is designed to train students interested in pursuing an academic career. The Admissions Committee’s aim is to choose a select group of students who are committed to learning in a demanding, rigorous environment and will continue to advance the knowledge of management.

To ensure the admission process candidates should:
  • Complete the electronic application
  • Submit diplomas and transcripts.
  • GMAT or GRE score
  • English language ability
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Photograph
  • Copy of your passport
  • Military or civil service obligations (if applicable)
  • Neither work experience nor master is required.

Tuition Fee

100% funded.

Living costs for Barcelona

770 - 1360 EUR /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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