MGMT PhD courses

The Department of Management (MGMT) offers 4 PhD courses on an annual basis:

  1. Qualitative Research Methods (5-10 ECTS)
  2. The Research Process and the Role of Theory in Business Research (5 ECTS)
  3. Applied Quantitative Methods for Management Research (5 ECTS)
  4. Publish or Perish: Preparing, Writing and Reviewing Journal Articles in Marketing and Management (5 ECTS) 

As part of their PhD course work requirements, MGMT PhD students have to successfully complete the first 3 courses (in course 1 min. 5 ECTS: module A (2.5 ECTS) + B, C or D (2.5 ECTS each)), preferably within the first year of their PhD enrolment. All courses are by default open to external PhD students; however, MGMT and BSS PhD students will be granted preferred access in case of overbooking. 

Below, you can see the schedule for current and upcoming PhD courses:


PhD Courses 2022/2023 - Preliminary dates!


Applied Quantitative Methods for Management Research - 2022

ECTS: 5

8 lecture days, 9:00-15:00
4, 11 and 25 October 2022, 1, 8, 15, 22 and 28 (rescheduled) November 2022

Course coordinator: Assistant Professor Tünde Cserpes

Application deadline: 5 September 2022

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Publish or Perish: Preparing, Writing and Reviewing Journal Articles in Marketing and Management – 2023

ECTS: 5

Module 1: 25-26 January 2023; Module 2: 16 May 2023; Module 3: 29 August 2023

Course coordinators: Professor Liisa Lähteenmäki and Professor John Thøgersen

Application deadline: 8 December 2022

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Qualitative Research Methods - 2023

ECTS: 5 (basic module A: Introduction & Research Design: 2.5 ECTS + one of the three supplementary modules (B, C or D): 2.5 ECTS)

Module A - Introduction & Research Design: 13-15 March 2023 (course coordinator: Helle Neergaard)
Application deadline: 13 February 2023

Module B - Collecting Qualitative Data: 19-21 April 2023 (course coordinator: Jakob Lauring)
Application deadline: 20 March 2023

Module C - Analysing Qualitative Data: 2-4 May 2023 (course coordinator: Birte Asmuß)
Application deadline: 27 March 2023

Module D - Mixing Methods: 22-23 and 26 May 2023 (course coordinator: Alice Grønhøj)
Application deadline: 19 April 2023

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Previous MGMT courses