PhD Economics - road to PhD

1st semester

compulsory courses (18 ECTS):

2nd semester

1 out of 3 elective courses (6 ECTS):

other semesters

core skills of the thesis topic (12 ECTS):

  • varying course offer (each course is credited with 4 ECTS)

generic skills (4 ECTS):

  • students gain theoretical and practical skills efficiently, follow own scientific research activities and present these properly. Courses on equality and gender can also be chosen.

PhD seminars (4ECTS):

  • students are able to properly present research ideas, theoretical and methodological principles as well as results of their own research. Students need to take one seminar at the University of Innsbruck and one seminar at JKU Linz

Complete curriculum

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