The PhD in Management of Ca’ Foscari University – Department of Management is a unique programme in Italy which provides the opportunity of an integrated Mphil title in Management Studies within the PhD programme.
The PhD is an international programme designed to train doctoral candidates in different areas of Management studies and to prepare skilled researchers for career in the Academia, in public and private research institutions, consulting organizations, and in private companies.
Major areas of faculty research currently include: organizational economics and game theory; innovation and entrepreneurship; organization theory and organization design; human resource management and competences; marketing; accounting regulation, strategic management, cultural management, behavioural economics, business history, corporate finance; sustainability.
The programme provides an intense and challenging coursework period and opportunities for gaining research experience already in the first year.
Students who successfully complete the 1st year programme are awarded a MPhil in Management Studies.
The programme is taught entirely in English and welcomes each year several international students.
The PhD graduate will practice the competencies in teaching and researching acquired as scholars in Academia, as researchers in private and public research institutions and project leaders and managers in consulting companies and private corporations.