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Business Administration

Stockholm School of Economics

60 months
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About

The PhD Program in Business Administration at the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) prepares our graduates to be successful researchers or to advance in their chosen careers. The doctoral program fosters close interaction between students and faculty, and every doctoral student belongs to a research group specializing in a particular field of research.

Overview

The PhD Program in Business Administration at the Stockholm School of Economics has a history of over 50 years. Our overall purpose is to give the doctoral student a deepened and broadened theoretical and methodological knowledge, alongside the experience of having completed a substantial piece of original scientific work.

The conferral of the PhD in Business Administration signifies that the candidate has attained expert competence in a major field of study.

We offer program research areas in:

  • Accounting
  • Asian Economy and Business
  • Competitiveness
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Digitalization and information systems
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation
  • International Business
  • International Marketing
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Managerial Finance
  • Marketing
  • Media and Business
  • Operations Management
  • Public Administration 
  • Purchasing
  • Retail Analytics
  • Strategy
  • Sustainable Business

Programme Structure

    Courses include:

  • Topics in Econometrics: Methods and Applications 
  • Quantitative Data Exploration and Manipulation
  • Developing Teaching Excellence
  • Reflexive and Creative Methodology
  • The Research Process
  • Perspectives on Science and Research 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

240 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A university level degree and one year of Master level studies or the equivalent.
  • At least three semesters of Business Administration courses (90 ECTS) including a thesis worth at least 15 ECTS
  • GMAT or GRE test
  • Proof of proficiency in English
  • Motivation & supporting attachments

Tuition Fee

All admitted PhD students receive a scholarship from the SSE, and are guaranteed funding throughout the PhD program

Living costs for Stockholm

9668 - 17248 SEK /month
Living costs

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

Funding

All admitted PhD students receive a scholarship from the SSE, and are guaranteed funding throughout the PhD program, conditional upon satisfactory performance as determined by the faculty. The current scholarship amount is SEK 15 000 per month for the first year and SEK 16 000 per month from the second year. Compensation increases in later years of the program.

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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