Description & Internationalization
The Doctoral program aims at training highly qualified independent researchers in the fields of Economics for positions in international academy and research institutions as well as for top positions in business companies or governmental organisations.
Nova SBE strongly encourages and finances Ph.D candidates to present their research at international scientific conferences. For the final year, school also provides specific training for job interviews and finances the application procedures and trips to the main job market international conferences.
Exchange Agreement: QED - Quantitative Economic Doctorate
Flexible structure which facilitates visiting the involved institutions as a visiting research student, granting a mention in the Doctoral program.
Joint Diploma: EDEEM - European Doctorate in Economics Erasmus Mundus
It demands a minimum stay of one academic year in a foreign institution with a local advisor in association with a Nova SBE one, framed by a co-tutelle agreement. The student is awarded a doctoral degree in both Nova SBE and the foreign institution. Associated Partners:
There is an extensive list of both academic and non-academic prestigious institutions hosting Nova SBE's Doctors. Here you can find some of the universities that receive our students:
USA - University of Wisconsin-Madison;
South Korea - Sogang University;
Brazil - INSPER and Fundação Getúlio Vargas;
Italy - FEEM Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei;
Finland - Hanken Business School;
Italy - European Commission Centre for Research on Lifelong Learning;
Portugal - ISCTE Business School and Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics.
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A strong background in mathematics and an appropriate level of English as a foreign language is a necessary condition for enrolment. Candidates from all over the world are welcome, subject to a minimum requirements in terms of their academic background. Those with a background other than Economics will be examined on a case-by-case basis.The Doctoral program in Economics is a full-time education program. As such, students are not expected to accumulate this with any other occupation.