The International Business School The Hague (IBSH)

Doctor of Philosophy in Business and Management Studies

Program Details

Degree

Ph.D

Campus

The Hague

Duration

Flexible

Start

September & February

Mode of Study

Part-time

Doctor of Philosophy in Business and Management Studies

 
The International Business School, The Hague (IBSH), offers a PhD programme in Business and Management studies. 

The PhD programme is part-time, and therefore well-suited for professionals that want to get a doctorate in combination with their career.

The PhD programme

The programme consists of a combination of:
  • intensive seminars and research assignments
  • a thesis / research project.

Internationally acclaimed professors will deliver a 3-4 day seminar on current topics in business and management science and the candidates will write a research paper on each of the seminars.

Apart from these topical seminars, there are a number of professional skills seminars on research methodology, academic presentation and academic teaching.

After the candidates have concluded the seminar series, they will embark on writing the thesis proposal and performing their PhD research, in cooperation with a the professors.

Finally, successful candidates will receive their doctorate degree.

Seminars

Seminars will be organized at IBSH in The Hague, The Netherlands. Candidates can take a maximum of 2 seminars online, though live presence at the seminars is encouraged. Seminars take 3-4 days, after which the students will write a research paper on the subject of the seminar. Presently, 5-6 seminars are planned per year.

Admittance and Enrolment

Candidates that have a master’s degree in business and management studies or in related subjects are eligible for the programme.

The following documents are necessary for registration:
  • Diplomas and transcripts of university degrees
  • A signed curriculum vitae
  • A motivation letter

These documents can be sent to the IBSH registrar’s office at admin@ibsthehague.nl

Tuition Fees and Payment Terms

The tuition fee for the total programme is € 36,000, which can be paid in different instalments. The tuition fee covers all academic services, such as seminars, thesis supervision and the issue of the degree, but it does not cover travel expenses and accommodation during the seminars, textbooks or study materials.

Visa and Accommodation

Candidates are responsible for obtaining visa and accommodation for the seminars. IBSH will support the students with the documents students require to get their visa.

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  • High School Diploma and Certified Copies of Academic Transcripts
  • IELTS
  • Motivation Letter
  • References for Post-graduate
  • Employment History CV
  • Copy of Passport
  • Home Address

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