Lessons start at the beginning of September. You can not attend the program through distance learning.
Starting from the a.y. 2015 - 2016 the PhD will have a new curriculum architecture. Click here for details.
First year - a.y. 2014 - 2015
You have to attend 1 Preparatory course in Mathematics and 12 compulsory courses.
Courses refer to 3 main sequences:
1 Economic and Social Sciences for Business Studies;
2 Fundamentals of Business;
You have an exam for each course and then, at the end of the year, you have to pass the General Exam in the sequence of Fundamentals of Business.
|1||Mathematics - Preparatory course||12
|1||Strategy||24||C. Williams||Fundamentals of Business|
|1||Microeconomic Analysis||24+12||C. Panico||Economic and Social Sciences for Business Studies|
|1||Introductory Econometrics for Business Studies||12+12||N. Serrano Velarde
|2||Organization Science||24||A. Grandori||Fundamentals of Business|
|2||Business Economics Firm Behavior I||24||A. Fosfuri||Economic and Social Sciences for Business Studies|
|2||Econometrics of Linear Models||24+12||N. Serrano Velarde||Methods|
|3||Marketing Theory||24||A. Ordanini||Fundamentals of Business|
|3||Technology Strategy||24||M. Giarratana||Fundamentals of Business|
|4||Sociology for Business Studies||24||F. Perretti||Economic and Social Sciences for
|4||Business Economics & Firm Behavior II||24||G. Valentini||Economic and Social Sciences for Business Studies|
|4||Applied Business Studies||24+12||A. Gambardella
June-July GENERAL EXAM
Second year - a.y. 2015 - 2016
In your second year you must choose: 1 field major, 1 field minor + 3 electives + track Advanced Methods (compulsory) to reach a total of 12 courses. The fields among which students can choose their major and minor include: Strategy, Marketing, Organization, Technology, Accounting* (*jointly with the PhD in Economics and Finance).
You have an exam for each course and then, at the end of the year, you have to pass the Field Exam concerning the field major you have chosen.
Before you enter your third year, you have to start writing your Research Proposal.
|1||Corporate Strategy||24||M. Zollo||Strategy|
|1||Consumer Behavior||24||G. Sarial Abi||Marketing|
|1||Organizational Behavior||24||M. Magni||Organization|
|1||Technology and Innovation Management||24||G. Verona||Technology|
|1||Accounting I*||24||S. Bar-Yosef||Accounting|
|1||Social Network Analysis||24||G. Soda||Advanced Methods|
|2||Marketing Modeling||24||S. Delre||Marketing|
|2||Advanced Organizational Sociology||24||F. Castellucci||Organization|
|2||Economics of Innovation and Technological Change||24||F. Malerba||Technology|
|2||Accounting II||24||to be defined||Accounting|
|2||Qualitative Research Methods||24||S. Borghini||Advanced Methods|
|3||International Business||24||T. Pedersen||Strategy|
|3||Advanced Marketing Strategy||24||G. Rubera||Marketing|
|3||Labor Relations & Human Resource Management||12+12||A. Camuffo
|3||Technology and Innovation Management - Advanced||24||L. Jeppesen||Technology|
|3||Empirical Research in Management Accounting||24||A. Ditillo||Accounting|
|3||Laboratory and Field Experimental Methods||24||Z. Estes||Advanced Methods|
* These courses are jointly offered with the PhD in Economics and Finance
Third year / Fourth year
The third and fourth years are largely devoted to research and the preparation of the thesis. Students will have to:
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