A Doctor of Philosophy degree, short Ph.D is an advanced academic degree earned in various fields, signifying major interests and accomplishments in research.
The basic characteristic of Austrian higher education system is a four-year course. After completion of undergraduate degree, the university often have scholarships for those students who may want to further studies to master’s and even to doctorate levels.
Top Doctoral Programs in Economics and Administration in Austria 2016/2017
The Doctoral Program in International Business Taxation (DIBT) offers an excellent doctoral education to outstanding students from all over the world, fully preparing them to conduct research on international business taxation. [+]
Doctoral Program in International Business Taxation
The Doctoral Program in International Business Taxation (DIBT) offers an excellent doctoral education to outstanding students from all over the world, fully preparing them to conduct research on international business taxation. DIBT provides high-quality interdisciplinary training for graduates in the field of international taxation, including and combining the disciplines of public finance, international tax law and cross-border tax management.
DIBT focuses on high-quality academic education and internationally competitive research. It is aimed at the future elite of scholars and provides interdisciplinary training in taxation of enterprises‘ cross-border activities, drawing on and combining the core disciplines public finance, international tax law, and cross-border tax management. By then expanding tax training to non-traditional yet highly relevant disciplines such as economic psychology, history, political science, ethics, and legal philosophy as well as organizational behavior and decision making, a broadening of horizons and a more comprehensive approach to research questions is achieved.... [-]
PhD Scholarships in Finance – APPLY NOW! - The VGSF PhD program consists of two parts: <strong>rigorous coursework</strong> and work on the <strong>PhD thesis</strong>. The students attend courses covering all major topics in finance and analytical methods required for doing research. [+]
The <strong>PhD program in Finance</strong> is mainly intended for students who want to acquire qualifications necessary for an academic career in Austria or abroad, for example (future) academic staff of universities and other research institutions. [+]