The Ph.D. programme in Business and Management Studies from the University of Porto includes a course and a thesis. Students can choose one of five areas of specialty (Accounting and Management Control, Finance, Marketing and Strategy, Operations and Logistics, Organisation and Human Resources).
The high number of applicants, as well as the significant number of completed theses and publications (journal papers and conference papers), as a result of research, carried out during the Ph.D. programme in Management, testify to the fact that the work done has been fruitful.
The Programme aims to promote the training of researchers in the area of Business and Management Studies. Applicants who wish to enroll in this programme must be highly motivated:
- To become a full member of the international research community of management scholars;
- To participate in international conferences;
- To submit the research for publication in international academic journals.
U.Porto, FEP and FEP programmes are highly ranked according to several appraisal organizations.
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- Management Accounting and Control
- Marketing and Strategy
- Operations and Logistics
- Organisation and Human Resources
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- 48 months
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DisciplinesBusiness Administration Management, Organisation & Leadership Strategic Management
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
Candidates fulfilling the following conditions can submit applications for admission to Doctoral Programme in Business and Management Studies:
a) Holders of Master’s degree (or those with equivalent qualification from foreign countries);
b) Holders of Bachelor’s degree (or those with equivalent qualification from foreign countries), and with a relevant curriculum that certifies solid capabilities to pursue the doctoral course;
c) Holders of a relevant curriculum that certifies solid capabilities to pursue the doctoral course
The selection and ranking of candidates will be made according to the criteria published here: https://sigarra.up.pt/fep/en/NOTICIAS_GERAL.VER_NOTICIA?p_nr=34689
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International6000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6000 EUR per year during 48 months.
National2750 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2750 EUR per year during 48 months.
Tuition fees for academic year 2021/22
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Living costs for Porto
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.