PhD Program in Finance
The Vienna Graduate School in Finance (VGSF) invites students to apply for the PhD program in Finance to start in September 2018. Our school is a joint partnership of three institutions: the Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS), the University of Vienna and the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Vienna).
The PhD program is a 3-year, full-time program structured into coursework and research. The aim of the coursework is to train students to develop innovative research in finance. The program includes weekly research seminars at which renowned researchers present their latest work. VGSF students are fully funded. They are employed by the University of Vienna or by WU Vienna and exempt from tuition fees.
- Curriculum PhD Finance 2009 (pdf, 65 KB)
Application period 2018/2019
The next application will run between November and January of the following year:
•Opening: November 2, 2017 (02:00pm CET).
•Closing: January 31, 2018 (02:00pm CET).
VGSF faculty evaluates all complete applications received by December 08, 2017 (02:00pm CET) and makes a first round of admission offers. A second round of offers will be made after the application deadline.
Candidates should send their application using our online tool. Detailed information about requirements and documentations is online on the program website at www.vgsf.ac.at/application.