The Political Marketing Doctorate Program, Actors and Institutions in Contemporary Societies is inserted in the field of research in Political Science, Public Administration and Sociology, presenting the doctoral student with a research scenario from the construction of critical thinking as well as discussion , empirical and theoretical deepening in key social and political problems, the formulation of relevant research questions and identification of knowledge gaps in the field of political and social sciences.PresentationAlthough the program allows the completion of doctoral theses in any field of social and political sciences, special attention is paid to actors, political institutions, public management and the analysis of public policies, and emphasis is placed on the processes political and institutional communication, as well as the transformations of contemporary societies and their political systems.ProfileRecommended income profile:Graduated students in Political Science, Journalism or Information Sciences, Economics, Business Administration and Management, Advertising and Public Relations, Management and Public Administration or Law, with a Master's degree in Political Marketing, Public Management, Youth and Society and Management of NGOs and International Cooperation, Political Science or similar.In the event that the number of shortlisted candidates does not exceed the number of new admission places offered by the doctoral program, the Academic Committee will proceed with their admission.
In the event that the number of short-listed candidates exceeds the number of new admission places offered by the doctoral program for full-time students, the Academic Committee will proceed with their admission in accordance with the following criteria, listed in order of prevalence :Graduates in any of the master's degrees taught at the USC Faculty of Political Science: Master's Degree in Marketing, Consulting and Political Communication from USC, Master's Degree in Public Management from USC, Master's Degree in Youth and Society, and Master's Degree in Management of the NGOs and International Cooperation (in the process of accreditation).
Graduates in a Master in Political Science, Administration and / or Public Management, Sociology or Communication with respect to the others.
Graduates / graduates in Political Science and Administration, Public Management, Sociology and Communication with respect to others.
Graduates / graduates in science and academic disciplines related to Political Science and Administration with respect to the others.Under the name "sciences related to Political Science and Public Administration or Management", all those with a presence in the Study Plans of the Bachelor's Degrees in Political Science and Public Management of the participating Universities are indistinctly included.
AdmissionThe assessment of the admission criteria to be carried out by the Academic Committee of the doctoral program will be as follows:Academic record in the Bachelor's and Master's degrees. This criterion may not exceed 50% of the total assessment.
A complete and exhaustive evaluation of the academic curriculum, which may not exceed 25% of the total evaluation.
An evaluation of the merits of special relevance or significance in relation to the requested doctoral program, including the applicant's professional career, which may not exceed 25% of the total assessment.In the event that there are several candidates for whom no differentiation criteria can be established, the preparation and motivation of the student to access the Doctoral Program will be assessed.