Università Politecnica delle Marche Department of Economics and Social Sciences
The PhD in Economics is a three years program.
During the first year students are required to attend advanced courses in Mathematics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Econometrics. Courses are taught in English. Students are admitted to the second year of the program upon satisfactory performance in the exams at the end of the first year.
The second and third year are devoted to the development of the PhD thesis. In this period, students are required to attend seminars organized in the department.
During the third year, students are required to give presentations on their work-in-progress to the department that will give a preliminary evaluation of the PhD theses.