No. Our PhD program is only delivered on a full time basis. It is an intensive program, centered on research, which requires complete dedication during the three years.
We recommend that you apply having in mind who your mentor could be. Your mentor must be any IAE Business School faculty member.
Yes. The PhD program is taught exclusively in English.
Yes. However, the mentor must be a member of the IAE Business School faculty.
Our PhD program is flexible; you may apply to the program in any part of the year. However, courses begin in the first semester of each year.
No, we do not require work experience for admission.
Yes. One of the letters of recommendation should come preferably from a practitioner, acknowledging the applicant's practical experience. The other two letters should come from faculty, scholars or advisors who can assess the applicant's academic background and her/his ability to carry out research, complete a rigorous PhD program as well as the ability or potential to teach.
There are no minimum test scores required. The overall academic profile of the candidate is considered for admission: test scores are only part of the analysis. Top scores will not necessarily grant automatic admission, and low scores might not invalidate it.
No, we accept a range of scores, though you should aim to score above 105 if possible.
Yes. However, complete proficiency in English is essential.
If you have a degree from a school that delivers the curriculum entirely in English, you may require an exemption from the TOEFL, and begin with the application process. However, we will need that you present the GMAT score before being officially admitted.
Yes. However, all copies must be certified by the awarding university or by a notary. If these documents are translated (a requirement if not in Spanish), you must have them certified by an authorized translator or by a Consulate.
Our PhD in Management is 3 years long. The first year is dedicated to basic course work; the other two are devoted to research and the doctoral dissertation.
Please note that our PhD program is not available in a part-time or distance learning format.
No, the PhD program is delivered exclusively in the Pilar campus.