Doctoral program

International inter-university postgraduate interdisciplinary doctoral program ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATIVENESS

Conditions for enrollment

  • Completed graduate university study or integrated undergraduate and graduate university study in the area of social sciences, field: economics or law,
  • Completed graduate university study or integrated undergraduate and graduate university study that is not in the area of social sciences (field: economics or law) with the obligation of passing supplemental exams,
  • Completed  undergraduate university study according to the study system prior to 2005 in the area of social sciences, field: economics or law,
  • Completed  undergraduate university study according to the study system prior to 2005 that is not in the area of social sciences (field: economics or law) with the obligation of passing supplemental exams,
  • Completed postgraduate scientific (master’s) study in the area of social sciences.

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Brochure – Doctoral Program

Selection criteria
Selection of candidates is made based on the average grades at the previous studies, motivational essay, existing research and scientific references, and the recommendation by a professional (lecturer or manager) who is well acquainted with the candidate’s work.

Applications:
Applications are submitted by registered mail or in person, and have to be labeled: Application for enrollment to the postgraduate doctoral program „Entrepreneurship and Innovativeness“, to the address:

Ekonomski fakultet u Osijeku
Trg Ljudevita Gaja 7
31000 Osijek
Croatia

The application must contain:

1. Filled in application form (available HERE)
2. Curriculum vitae
3. Copy of the birth certificate, proof of citizenship or an appropriate document for foreign nationals
4. Certified copy of the diploma of completed study
5. Certified transcript of grades or diploma supplement
6. Recommendations of two university professors, if the average grade is lower than 3.51
7- Two photographs (4 x 6 cm)
8. Applicants who are in the system of science and higher education in the associate position of assistant are required enclose their work contract
9. Motivational essay (one page of text)
10. If tuition is paid by the employer, certified employer’s confirmation of payment of tuition fee for the applicant is required
11. Completed and signed consent form for the collection and processing of personal data for the purpose of Tender (available at the web address www.ices.hr)

Academic title awarded upon completion of the studies
Doctor of Social Sciences (Ph.D.), area of economics

Duration of the program: 6 semesters, 3 years