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Overview & Programme Goals


A rigorous and intellectually-stimulating programme, the PhD in Business (Finance) emphasises advanced study in areas of finance in economics, statistics and quantitative research methods. It is a full-time programme that begins in August with a typical duration of 4 years. There is only one admission each year. To be admitted into the programme, an applicant must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. A Master's degree is not required.

The programme aims at promoting research and contributing to advanced knowledge in the area of finance. It prepares the graduate for competitive entry into diverse careers in academic, industry, public sector and international organisations. It is a platform for master's students in preparation for their specialisation.

Last updated on 18 Oct 2016 .