PhD in Finance

Stockholm School of Economics

Program Description

PhD in Finance

Stockholm School of Economics

The PhD Program in Finance is a five-year, full-time, residential program taught in English. SSE does not offer distance learning or allow for part-time studies.

In order to receive a Ph.D. degree in Finance from SSE, you must earn 240 ECTS. These credits consist of a coursework component (105 ECTS) and a dissertation component (135 ECTS).

In the first year, the coursework component consists of seven courses (45 ECTS) integrated into the SDPE program, and two additional finance courses (15 ECTS). In the second year, the coursework consists of three finance courses (22,5 ECTS), as well as elective courses (22,5 ECTS), where you can take more finance courses, including shorter mini-courses on specialized areas in finance, or topic courses in economics. In year 3-5, you will be working on your thesis which is equivalent to 135 ECTS. The program ends with a thesis defense.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 14, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2018
Duration
Duration
5 years
Price
Price
- scholarships available
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Deadline
Locations
Sweden - Stockholm, Stockholm County
Start date : Aug. 2018
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End date June 15, 2021
Dates
Aug. 2018
Sweden - Stockholm, Stockholm County
Application deadline Request Info
End date June 15, 2021