The Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) at the University of Mannheim offers excellent opportunities for highly motivated students with a quantitative orientation to pursue their doctoral degree in Business, Economics and the Social Sciences.
Highly qualified graduates are welcome to apply for the full-time PhD Programs starting in September 2018. Up to 45 scholarships will be offered to the best applicants.
Profit from an internationally recognized teaching and training concept, which will lay the foundations to become an independent researcher. Our focus is on empirical and quantitative methods and their application to Business, Economics, and Social Sciences. Conduct research in a unique environment across the program disciplines. Our courses are taught by respected faculty members and enhanced by excellent libraries and resources.
Please apply via our online application portal which will be open from early November 2017.
If you would like to be considered for early offers, please complete and submit your application by:
Applications from candidates that are not accepted in the early round will be reconsidered with all other applications after the final deadline of March 31, 2018.
Please visit our website for full details about the programs and admission requirements.