Some of the strongest economists in the country, such as Nerijus Mačiulis and Žygimantas Mauricas, have completed their doctoral studies at ISM University of Management and Economics.
ISM University has a doctoral program in economics together with Vytautas Magnus University and Mykolas Romeris University.
Length of study
Full time: 4 years; Part time studies: 6 years; Externally: up to 1 year.
Doctoral candidates may present their dissertation for defense when they:
– pass all the examinations provided in the doctoral study program;
– present their most significant research results in at least 2 articles published (or accepted for publication) in scientific peer-reviewed journals, or scientific monography;
– present their research results during at least 2 international scientific gatherings (conferences, seminars);
– complete academic practice.
“I was aware of the fact that high-level scholars come to teach doctoral courses, which is very important when growing up as a researcher. Doctoral studies showed that I made the right choice.“
Dr. Pijus Krūminas
ISM University of Management and Economics has a doctoral program in economics together with Vytautas Magnus University and Mykolas Romeris University.