Research Education at the School of business and Economics

At the school of Business and Economics there are three PhD programs; in Business Administration, Economics and Statistics. The faculty have 25 PhD students.

Contact information

Pro Dean, the faculty’s representative in matters concerning PhD education.


Programme coordinator Business administration

Daniel Ericsson

Programme coordinator  Economics

Magnus Carlsson

Programme coordinator Statistics

Thomas Holgersson

Research Secretary, handles matters concerning PhD education

Malin Madestam

Faculty administrator, handles matters concerning the programme council for the PhD education

Christina Dackling

Dokuments and links

(In English were available)

Handbook for Doctoral Students School of Business and Economics rev 2019-03-21 (pdf)

Guidelines for costs for doctoral students (pdf)

Ekonomihögskolans planerade utbud av doktorandkurser för HT2019-VT2020 (pdf) (only in Swedish)

Uppdragsbeskrivning programråd för forskarutbildning (pdf) (only in Swedish)

Uppdragsbeskrivning programansvariga för utbildning på forskarnivå (pdf) (only in Swedish)

Uppdragsbeskrivning för handledare och examinator på forskarnivå (pdf) (only in Swedish)

Uppdragsbeskrivning handledarkollegium för forskarutbildningen i företagsekonomi (pdf) (only in Swedish)

Uppdragsbeskrivning handledarkollegium för forskarutbildningen i nationalekonomi och statistik (pdf) (only in Swedish)

Rutin för inrapportering av resultat inom forskarutbildningen (pdf) (only in Swedish)

General study plans

Local regulations (number 8 from the top)

Checklist prior to the public defence

Regulations for prolongation (only in Swedish)

Forms and templates

Verification for All courses finished (wordtemplate)

Seminar card for the course Active Seminar participation 7,5 credits (pdf)

Templates for new course plans (worddocuments) in Swedish and English. All courses must have a course plan in both Swedish and English regardless of teaching language. Please contact the faculty administrator for information regarding the process of establishing a new course.

Application to change supervisor or examiner. A PhH student have the right to change supervisor and examiner. The form is to be signed by the PhDstudent and the new supervisor/examiner as well as the current supervisor or examiner (the one who will remain in this function).

Application for degree

Application for funds for conference

External links

Högskolelagen – The higher eduacation law (only in Swedish)

Högskoleförordningen – The higher eduacation ordinance (only in Swedish)