• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

The PhD program in Business and Management Studies from 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 PhD program in Management, testify to the fact that the work done has been fruitful.

Student profile

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.

Accreditation

U.Porto, FEP and FEP programmes are highly ranked according to several appraisal organizations.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management Accounting and Control
  • Finance
  • Marketing and Strategy
  • Operations and Logistics
  • Organisation and Human Resources

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

    Schedule GRE®

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • Identification document
  • Bachelor degree certificate, issued by the Higher Education institution that certified the degree (Mandatory)
  • Master degree certificate, issued by the Higher Education institution that certified the degree. (Optional)
  • Curriculum vitae (Mandatory)
  • GRE/GMAT/TOEFL/IELTS/FCE/CAE/TOEIC test results (Optional)
  • Other certificates deemed relevant to ranking criteria (Optional)
  • Letter of motivation, written in English, indicating the research that the candidate would like to develop in the PhD (Mandatory)
  • Other documents deemed relevant to ranking criteria (Optional)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3000 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Porto

  • 556 - 870 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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