Doctoral degree programme in economics and business administration
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For doctoral researchers and supervisors
Find more information about doctoral training, study requirements, supervision, and graduation below. Please read the instructions carefully before applying for doctoral training.
Are you interested in a doctoral degree? We train our doctoral researchers to conduct high quality international-level research, and prepare them to challenging jobs outside of academia.
The University of Oulu Graduate School has annually two application periods:
- Application period 1: 1.1.–30.4.
- Application period 2: 1.7.–31.10.
Take a look at the Graduate School's Admissions page to find more information about doctoral training and the application process.
Learn more about the Graduate School
The doctoral degree programme in economics and business administration is part of the Human Sciences Doctoral Programme in the University of Oulu Graduate School. The main goal of the Graduate School is to promote high-quality doctoral education for all doctoral researchers at the University of Oulu.
Jaakko Simonen, Associate Professor
Doctoral degree programme director, Oulu Business School
jaakko.simonen at oulu.fi, +358 294 482 938
Sari Laari-Salmela, Senior Research Fellow
Doctoral degree programme coordinator, Oulu Business School
sari.salmela at oulu.fi
For questions concerning the doctoral degree programme in economics and business administration, please contact the Oulu Business School's doctoral degree programme coordinator.