ECONOMIC SCIENCES

The PhD program in Economics is an advanced degree of university study which seeks to provide in accordance with the philosophy of the European University of Tirana, treatment and solutions to the problems faced by contemporary Albanian society through the creation of scientists who have an academic training that allows them to offer in-depth scientific thinking, a thorough analytical thinking. The European University of Tirana also offers to candidates for doctorates, infrastructures, methodologies, and comprehensive scientific information in the field of economic sciences. Candidates for doctoral degrees will conduct an in-depth study in a clearly defined area of economic problems, in which they will demonstrate an exhaustive approach to economic theory and an analytical and applied ability in line with our society’s problems. This is intended to be achieved by developing close working relationships with one or more lecturers and writing studies, papers or articles as co-authors.

The PhD program is organized in the following directions:
A – Finance
B – Management
C – Economic and Sustainable Development
D – Information Systems Management

PLAN – PhD program in Economic Sciences
Nr. Activity Name ECTS
1 Advanced Research Methods 1 10
2 Advanced Research Methods in Economic Sciences 2 10
3 Contemporary Economic Theory 1 10
4 Contemporary Economic Theory 2 5
Select 1 of the directions below:
Profile: FINANCE
5 Advanced Theory and Studies in Finance 15
Profili: MANAGEMENT
5 Advanced Theory and Studies in Management 15
Profili: ECONOMY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
5 Advanced Theory and Studies in Macroeconomy Development 15
Profili: INFORMATION SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT
5 Advanced Theory and Studies in MIS 15
6 Comprehensive Exam 10
TOTAL 60