Students in the doctoral program of Social Sciences and Economics with a dissertation subject from the branch of Economics are admitted to the Doctoral School Economics with the approval of their exposé.
The basis for the study is the Curriculum für das Doktoratsstudium der Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften at the School of Business, Economics and Social Sciences (the Curriculum is available in German only).
Head of the Doctoral School: Professor Karl Steininger
Deputy: Professor Robert Hill
Student representative: Katja Kalkschmied, MA
The Doctoral School Economics is intended to provide a platform for improved doctoral training. This will enable doctoral students to network more closely with each other and to become more closely and earlier involved in the research work of the Economic Institutes.
With the enrolment of the doctoral program, the students are in aspirant status.