PhD AND DOCTORAL PROGRAMMESPhD in Business Administration



Fees and financing

Financial support

All PhD students receive funding from SKEMA Business School for four years. 

Importantly, the program has funds for each student to attend conferences, and workshops, and to do short-term research visits among SKEMA French campuses. 

In the first year, students receive a scholarship. In the second, third, and fourth years, students are financed by a combination of teaching and research assistantships. 

The financial support is sufficient to cover living expenses.

Tuition fees

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Each academic year the student is required to register as a Ph.D. student at both partner institutions and pay the corresponding registration and tuition fees at KU Leuven (Details of the fees). 
Such fees are waived at SKEMA. 

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​SKEMA Business School waves tuition fees and covers the tuition fees for the PhD Qualifying Year program from Université Paris Dauphine-PSL.


​SKEMA Business School waves tuition fees.

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