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Information Systems have become central to the functioning of virtually everything in the digitalized age we are living in. Take a PhD in Information Systems and mix business with pleasure – get a prestigious academic degree in a challenging field of major importance.

The aim of the PhD in Information Systems degree is to provide students with the understanding of all major aspects of information systems. Apart from core course common to all students, candidates are free to choose their own preferred area of specialization, whether it is IT capabilities, decision support tools, leveraging IT value or individual use of information technologies. All students will be able to benefit from the available academic resources, contact with renowned professors and networking with fellow students from all over the world. The PhD degree in information system can be taken both part time and full time in order to suit the needs of the students best.

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22 Results in Information Systems

Open University Of Cyprus

The doctoral program "Information and Communication Systems" has as main mission the research on issues related to Information and Communication Systems. ... [+]

The PhD program "Information and Communication Systems" Of the Open University of Cyprus offers a limited number of positions for the Ph.D. dissertation.

Purpose of the Program

The PhD program "Information and Communication Systems" has as its main mission the research on issues related to Information and Communication Systems.

Research Areas / Admission Requirements

For the Academic Year 2017-2018 up to two places will be offered in the subject:

1.Communication / Artificial Intelligence with emphasis on the following topics:

Mechanical learning and computational learning theory Reason of common sense and formal argumentation Mechanical reading and understanding of natural language and stories Develop smart applications on mobile devices ... [-]
Cyprus Cyprus Online
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Greek
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 8 years
Online
Slovak Academy of Sciences, Institute of Informatics

A graduate of the Applied informatics study program acquires university education in the third degree (doctoral) in the field of applied informatics, knows the scientific ... [+]

A graduate of the Applied informatics study program: acquires university education in the third degree (doctoral) in the field of applied informatics, knows the scientific methods of research and development in the field of applied informatics with a focus on methods and means to draft informatic solutions to problems, learns the principles of individual work, teamwork and project management, scientific formulation of a problem, economic, legal and environmental aspects of new solutions, ethical and social aspects of scientific work, presentation of results, will understand the applied informatics for his respective field of application, will be ready to build scientific perspective in a variety of fields of applied informatics and for a direct entry into the trade market, will find application as a member of a creative team, or it’s leader, in any field, where knowledge of applied informatics is required. Admission Requirements ... [-]
Slovakia Bratislava
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
OUS Royal Academy of Economics and Technology in Switzerland

The Ph.D. in IT Business Research Methods is actually a program that has been designed for preparing individuals in different publications, designs, and procedures. ... [+]

3 TOP UNIVERSITIES = 1 EUROPEAN DOCTORATE All students will have in addition to ABMS Switzerland Doctorate a Joint Doctorate with University of Dąbrowa Górnicza (WSB) and Taras Shevchenko National University (KNU). ABMS is certified by EFMD EOCCS, the Swiss National Quality for Education (EduQua) and ASIC UK. WSB Is a European state-recognized university and KNU is a European public University founded 200 years ago and ranked among top 500 universities in the world. 3 Top European Universities = Best Virtual/Online Program = 1 Top European Doctorate SWITZERLAND + EU + TOP RANKED 500 Ph.D. in IT Business Research Methods Ph.D. in Business IT Writing and Structuring The Ph.D. in IT Business Research Methods is actually a program that has been designed for preparing individuals in different publications, designs and procedures related with research spanning across broad range of departments in business-related studies. This particular course is actually open for students who want to pursue their education in research methods associated with the business. Prominent aspects of this training program have the inclusion of team-based supervision and provide education related to below mentioned three departments in the majority of cases.... [-]

Switzerland Zürich
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Online
Nanjing University Of Posts And Telecommunications

Ph.D. in Information and Communication Engineering ... [+]

The Requirements of Educational Background

For those who pursue a bachelor's degree, the applicant must have a high school diploma, excellent performance during high school period, and good health. In principle, not older than 25 years of age.

For those who pursue a master's degree, the applicant must have a related bachelor degree, excellent performance during undergraduate study, and good health. In principle, not older than 35 years of age.

For those who pursue a doctor's degree, the applicant must have a related master degree, excellent performance during graduate study, and good health. In principle, not older than 40 years of age. The Language Requirements

Undergraduate and graduate admission should meet requirements of IELTS or TOEFL. If the applicant has no corresponding certificate, he/she can participate in language training and could start the professional learning phase after passing the training.... [-]

China Nanjing
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Full-time
3 years
Campus
OUS Royal Academy of Economics and Technology in Switzerland

Information technology (IT) is a strategic asset that is being used to mold competitive strategies and change organizational processes. ... [+]

3 TOP UNIVERSITIES = 1 EUROPEAN DOCTORATE All students will have in addition to ABMS Switzerland Doctorate a Joint Doctorate with University of Dąbrowa Górnicza (WSB) and Taras Shevchenko National University (KNU). ABMS is certified by EFMD EOCCS, the Swiss National Quality for Education (EduQua) and ASIC UK. WSB Is a European state-recognized university and KNU is a European public University founded 200 years ago and ranked among top 500 universities in the world. 3 Top European Universities = Best Virtual/Online Program = 1 Top European Doctorate SWITZERLAND + EU + TOP RANKED 500 Information technology (IT) is a strategic asset that is being used to mold competitive strategies and change organizational processes. As IT and its uses become more complex, developing strategies and systems to deliver the technology has become more difficult. The net result is a growing need for guidance on the issues, strategies, and tactics for managing the use of information technology. This unit is designed to cover various issues, strategies, and tactics and to enable students to integrate concepts and theories learned during the previous study or in their careers to date. This unit provides an overview of the responses required by organizations to manage the transition to an e-commerce/e-business environment supported by new technology. It will help to develop a critical understanding of the problems and opportunities faced by organizations in effectively planning, developing and managing information systems (IS). It incorporates strategic management concepts to ensure that IS development supports the business strategy and progresses... [-]

Switzerland Zürich
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 6 years
Online
University of Minho - School of Engineering

The Doctoral Program in Information Systems and Technologies Doctoral Program (PDTSI – http://pdtsi.dsi.uminho.pt) aims at training researchers that, in an autonomous way ... [+]

Doctoral Programme in Information Systems and Technology

The Doctoral Program in Information Systems and Technologies(PDTSI – http://pdtsi.dsi.uminho.pt) aims at training researchers that, in an autonomous way, conduct R&D activities in the field of Information Systems and Technologies (TSI). This training is certified with the awarding of the title of Doctor.

The performed R&D activities focus on social and organizational phenomena related to the adoption and use of information technologies. PhD projects may result in technological or theoretical contributions relevant to organizational interventions aiming to enhance organizational development and well being, or to develop innovative computational platforms with the potential to transform organizational or social practices, interactions and relationships.... [-]

Portugal Guimaraes
October 2019
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
Harbin Engineering University (HEU)

This Communication and Information System discipline is a site conferring Doctor degree. More than 200 papers are published and over 50 of them were indexed by SCI、EI and ... [+]

Doctor Degree in Communication and Information System

This Communication and Information System discipline is a site conferring Master and Doctor degree.There are 20 professors and 9 associate professors, 5 doctor tutors and 24 master tutors. The discipline was granted the right of conferring M.Eng in 1989 and D.Eng in 1996. This discipline has taken the lead in a super-wide band information system, ranked first-class in modern communication and information system in north-east China. Since its first enrollment, many innovative and excellent intellects are cultivated for economy construction and national defense modernization. Now there are more than 300 MEng students in studying. More than 200 papers are published and over 50 of them were indexed by SCI、EI and ISTP; 55 projects of national and ministry level and 26 projects of industry sectors are undertaken. 2 projects are conferred second-class award of Heilongjiang province technology progress, 1 project is conferred third class award. Labs for teaching and researching are super-wide information system lab, communication system lab center, virtual lab, which are cost 800,000yuan RMB. The discipline opened 17-degree courses and required major courses for MEng and D.Eng candidates.... [-]

China Harbin
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
Rezekne University of Applied Sciences

The goal of the doctoral study program is to prepare researchers in the field of information technology industry systems analysis, modeling and design sector, to promote ... [+]

The goal of the doctoral study program is to prepare researchers in the field of information technology industry systems analysis, modeling and design sector, to promote the students' theoretical knowledge and research skills and the application of research results in the following areas:

business and tourism information system modeling; systemic regional development planning; the political system and public management modeling; logistics information systems and transport modeling; production process modeling; e-learning system design; simulation technology development.

Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the programme. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus+ mobility for studies.... [-]

Latvia Rēzekne
February 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Charles University Faculty of Mathematics and Physics

The program addresses open topics in software system analysis, development, and application. In both theoretical and practical terms, it has foundations in the research o ... [+]

The program addresses open topics in software system analysis, development, and application. In both theoretical and practical terms, it has foundations in the research of software architectures, programming languages, and notations, together with tools and methods for software analysis and construction. These are studied both in general terms and in the context of important software system classes such as the information systems, or the distributed or parallel systems. On the creative side, the program combines projects of basic and applied research, often with strong experimental aspects, with outputs including research prototypes alongside traditional publications.

The program does not contain specializations.... [-]

Czech Republic Prague
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Full-time
4 years
Campus
Online & Campus Combined
Charles University Faculty of Mathematics and Physics

The doctoral program primarily aims at graduates from teacher preparation programs in mathematics and computer science, enabling them to deepen their knowledge from maste ... [+]

The doctoral program primarily aims at graduates from teacher preparation programs in mathematics and computer science, enabling them to deepen their knowledge from master's programs and take part in ongoing research. The program focuses on elementary mathematics and computer science, their history, as well as teaching. In elementary mathematics and computer science, the emphasis is placed on topics that connect and extend both high-school and university curricula. In history, attention is paid especially to the 19th and 20th centuries, Czech mathematics and computer science. History is also closely related to problems of teaching, as the progress of science depends on the transfer of knowledge from teachers to students, which is supported by textbooks.... [-]

Czech Republic Prague
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Full-time
4 years
Campus
Online & Campus Combined
Botswana International University Of Science And Technology

PhD Thesis Research in Information Systems & Data Management ... [+]

PhD Thesis Research in Information Systems & Data Management

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Botswana Palapye
February 2020
Campus
University of Johannesburg

The purpose of the Ph.D. in Informatics is to provide qualifying students with an in-depth understanding and integrated knowledge of advanced applicable theory in the fie ... [+]

The purpose of the Ph.D. in Informatics is to provide qualifying students with an in-depth understanding and integrated knowledge of advanced applicable theory in the field of informatics. A Ph.D. in Informatics is a pure science-based research study that requires candidates to demonstrate high-level research capability and make a significant and original academic contribution at the frontiers of the discipline of specialization.

The PhD in Informatics demands a very high level of intellectual, theoretical and practical specialized science knowledge and insight into problems related to the field of study and of the application of advanced experimental methods and techniques of the modern research, as well as of fundamental scientific and academic values in generating, processing, interpreting and presenting research data orally and in written form.... [-]

South Africa Johannesburg
January 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
University of Toronto Faculty of Information

Be equipped to take on leadership roles in information and knowledge-based environments, including academia. The doctorate program features advanced scholarly research on ... [+]

Be equipped to take on leadership roles in information and knowledge-based environments, including academia. The doctorate program features advanced scholarly research on the theoretical basis of information studies. In private and public institutions, apply the PhD to professional practice functions such as research, systems analysis and design, and administration.

Concentrations

Students in the PhD program at the Faculty of Information engage in highly diverse concentrations including:

Archives & Records Management Critical Information Policy Studies Cultural Heritage Information Systems and Design Knowledge Management & Information Management Library & Information Science Media, Technology and Culture Philosophy of Information Degree Requirements FCE = Full Course Equivalent ... [-]
Canada Toronto
September 2020
Full-time
4 - 6 years
Campus
University of Pardubice

Doctoral studies in the Electrical Engineering and Informatics program educate students to become highly qualified specialists in electronics, information technology, and ... [+]

Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics Study Program: Electrical Engineering and Informatics Form of study: Part-time/Full-time The standard length of study: 4 years Number of ECTS credits allocated: Study is not credit-based Graduation requirements: State Doctoral examination and Doctoral thesis defense Tuition fee (per academic year): Maximum 3,900 EUR

Doctoral studies in the Electrical Engineering and Informatics program educate students to become highly qualified specialists in electronics, information technology, and computer science. Students become highly qualified specialists in process control technology for research and development at universities, for further research institutions, and for work in private companies Graduates take on leading positions at various organizations in this field. Students specializing in electronics learn about radio communication, satellite navigation, and radar systems, sensor electronics, and signal and image processing. In the field of Computer science and Informatics, students learn about agent-based architectures of simulation models, prototyping and verification of components of simulation models using colored Petri nets, decision-making using artificial intelligence methods and multi-criterion analysis, modeling and design of multidimensional database systems, and road traffic flow optimization. In the Process Control branch of this postgraduate degree program, students study complex dynamic systems control and optimization, soft computing and artificial intelligence methods, and applied process control, robotics, and mechatronics.... [-]

Czech Republic Pardubice II
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
Campus
University of Pardubice

The Applied Informatics study program focuses on teaching students to master the scientific methods of research and system development based on the use of information tec ... [+]

Faculty of Economics and Administration Study Field: Applied Informatics Study Program: Applied Informatics Form of study: Part-time/Full-time The standard length of study: 4 years Number of ECTS credits allocated: 180 Graduation requirements: State Doctoral examination and Doctoral thesis defense Tuition fee (per academic year): Maximum 3,500 EUR

The Applied Informatics study program focuses on teaching students to master the scientific methods of research and system development based on the use of information technology for data collection, transmission, storage, and processing of information and knowledge.

This study program focuses on the following subjects: design, implementation, evaluation and use and maintenance of systems based on computer application in various information domains. This study program teaches students about computer equipment, software, organizational and human aspects, and industrial and commercial applications. This study program emphasizes the creative application of informatics methods and tools for solving various real-world problems. ... [-]

Czech Republic Pardubice II
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
Campus