University of Cyprus School of Economics and Management

PHD Scholarship: 
University of Cyprus School of Economics and Management
Country: 
Cyprus
Posted on: 
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Closing Date: 
Monday, April 1, 2019

University of Cyprus School of Economics and Management

 

PhD Program in Finance with Accounting

 

APPLICATIONS FOR ADMISSION & UP TO THREE SCHOLARSHIPS 

We are inviting students from around the world to join our full time PhD program in Finance.

 

Description of the Doctoral Program

During the first year, you will complete a portfolio of advanced graduate-level courses and seminars covering nance and accounting theory, econometric and statistical methods and research methodology. Following the coursework, you will be required to successfully complete written comprehensive exams and then continue with the doctoral thesis, leading up to the final defense of the thesis in the ‘viva’ exam. 

 

Scholarships

As a PhD student, you will participate in the research activities of the department and will have many opportunities for networking with our international partners and a ending workshops and conferences. We provide an excellent research environment for our PhD students, including dedicated office space, access to many specialized datasets and databases, including WRDS, Compustat, CRSP, I/B/E/S, as well as scientific computing facilities and IT support. In addition, you will have the opportunity to gain an international perspective by studying abroad at partner schools (including many in the UK and the U.S.). 

 

Admission Criteria

We offer up to three scholarships to outstanding students from all nationalities. The scholarships cover 80%-100% of the tuition fees, and include also allowance of approximately €800 per month before the Comprehensive exams and approximately €1000 after the Comprehensive exams for a ten-month period (i.e., about €8,000 and €10,000, respectively). We also provide annual funding for international conferences (approx. €1000 per year). This funding is granted on an annual basis and it is renewed annually for up to a maximum five year period, subject to satisfactory performance. The above amounts may change, subject to University or Departmental Council approval. 

 

More Info: https://www.ucy.ac.cy/afn/en/postgraduate/doctoral-program/description

Academic Director: Prof. A.Charitou and Prof. L.Trigeorgis, +35722893624, charitou@ucy.ac.cy

Secretariat: E.Tsin , +35722893605, tsin .eugenia@ucy.ac.cy

T.Papadopoulou, +35722893636, papadopoulou.tasoula@ucy.ac.cy