PhD in Finance

Stockholm School of Economics

Program Description
EFMD Equis Accredited

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 PhD 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 in 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 December 20, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2018
Duration
Duration
5 years
Price
Price
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Information
Deadline
Feb. 1, 2018
Locations
Sweden - Stockholm
Start date: Aug. 2018
Application deadline Feb. 1, 2018
End date June 15, 2021
Dates
Aug. 2018
Sweden - Stockholm
Application deadline Feb. 1, 2018
End date June 15, 2021
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