PhD Program in Finance


The Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) at the University of Mannheim provides graduate training in empirical and quantitative methods as well as their application to business, economics, and the social sciences. The Graduate School of Economic & Social Sciences is offering 11 internationally competitive and research-oriented PhD programs in business, economics and social sciences.


The Center for Doctoral Studies in Business (CDSB) administers the PhD program at the Business School of the University of Mannheim. An overview over the courses offered in the finance track can be found here. The CDSB is supported by the Excellence Initiative of the German federal and state governments and by private donors.


You may also explore an overview of the course offering and recent placements from the program.