Ph.D. Program

The Cesar E.A. Virata School of Business Ph.D. Program of the University of the Philippines was established in 1995 to train highly motivated people to conduct frontier research in business and prepare them for a career in the academic sector. Through a rigorous selection process, the program chooses the individual who has a strong inclination to teach and a drive to excel in research.

The selected individual goes through a program of study that is composed of core and field courses. Basic core courses include economics, statistics and mathematics. At the end of his study program, the individual is expected to have published in an academic journal. Details of the program can be found by clicking on the links at the right.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the program.
Information for International Applicants