PhD in Economic and Management Sciences

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Presentation

The PhD in Economics and Management Sciences aims to develop students’ capabilities to conduct studies and research work with autonomy, explore the domain of qualitative and quantitative methodologies of analysis, and establish mastery of various perspectives with the ability to integrate and systematize knowledge within an attitude of accuracy.

Objectives

The PhD in Economics and Management Sciences aims to develop students’ capabilities to conduct studies and research work with autonomy, explore the domain of qualitative and quantitative methodologies of analysis, and establish mastery of various perspectives with the ability to integrate and systematize knowledge within an attitude of accuracy.

Admission Requirements

May apply for the cycle of study: a) holders of a master's degree in economics, management or related fields, or legally equivalent qualifications; b) holders of bachelor degrees in Economics, Management or related fields, or of legally equivalent qualifications, who hold a school, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized by the scientific council as attesting capacity to carry out the cycle of study and demonstrates broad experience in the area of study concerned; c) holders of a school, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized by the scientific council as attesting to the ability to carry out the doctorate and has a wide experience in the area of the study cycle.

Professional Opportunities

The Doctoral degree corresponds to a certification of competences for the autonomous execution of research activities. Graduates will be able to perform research functions in research and development institutions. This may also happen in companies that have R&D units that are aimed at developing new products or work tools. The degree of doctor is also understood as the entry qualification in university academic career and is also considered to careers in polytechnic education, and as enabling the holder to activity linked to entrepreneurship and consulting

Campus

Ponta Delgada

Course Code

5769

ECTS Credits

180

Duration

3 Years

Study Regime

Full- or part-time attendance. This doctoral program does not have a coursework component



    Accreditations

  • Agência de Avaliação e Acreditação do Ensino Superior
  • Direcção Geral de Ensino Superior
  • R/A-Ef 2830/2011 de 18-03-2011
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