PhD programme

Within the Erasmus School of Economics Phd programme candidates conduct their own research, while the respective Graduate School (ERIM Tinbergen Institute) provides a balanced mix of expert supervision, postgraduate training and the independence to pursue ideas within relevant economic research themes.

Three different tracks are available within our PhD programme:

  • Regular tracks
    • Mphil (Research Master) / PhD track (5 years)
    • Master / Phd track (4 years)
  • External track

Learn more about the three tracks within the Erasmus School of Economics PhD programme.

Research Advisory Comittee

The Erasmus School of Economics PhD programme is overseen by the Research Advisory Committee (in Dutch: Vaste Commissie voor de Wetenschapsbeoefening, VCW). This committee advises the Dean about the School's academic policy in general, which includes the PhD programme.