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Why do a PhD at IESE

Welcome to the IESE PhD Program

You are kindly invited to go through our website in which you can find all information related to our doctoral program. The IESE PhD in Management program is a unique opportunity for those students with passion for research, seeking to cause deep impact in management thinking at world's leading business schools and universities.

IESE offers full tuition scholarships and stipends to cover living expenses. Feel free to contact us!

The application for admission is now CLOSED. The application for the next intake of September 2018 will be available soon.

Why a PhD in Management at IESE?

At IESE we offer our PhD students the opportunity to research relevant topics with theoretical depth, emphasizing on both a humanistic approach provided by dedicated and deeply involved faculty and staff within a framework of management practice.

We reach out to highly intellectual students who we can train in quantitative and qualitative methods in a stimulating environment of a broad geographical reach and in direct contact to business that guarantees a forum for your research.

Our PhD Students are primarily based in our main campus of Barcelona, having also facilities in Madrid, New York, Munich and Sao Paulo.



The IESE Faculty consists of 109 full-time professors and 70 external collaborators. They are dedicated to providing learning opportunities of excellence for IESE’s students and corporate clients around the world. Consult the list of IESE Faculty members. Go to IESE's Faculty




Find all the academic material generated by IESE Faculty in the knowledge portal Insight. It offers a wide range of research documents, technical notes, case studies, surveys and books. Go to IESE Insight


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