|Aim:||Application and transfer-oriented research: Receive Ph.D. in the course of the research project with scientific problem definition.|
|Admission:||Officially recognised master studies or comparable, officially recognised graduation from diploma studies; Assessment interview; limited amount of study places ("first come - qualified - first served" principle)|
|Title:||Ph.D. (in AUT and GER "Dr." can also be indicated before the name. In Switzerland only Ph.D. after the name is permitted.|
|Didactics:||Research project, continuous evaluations dual supervision by an SMBS professor from the German-speaking countries as well as a USC professor.|
|Duration:||min. 6 semesters|
The SMBS - University of Salzburg Business School - as international renowned institute for part-time education, in cooperation with the USC - University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia and the University of Latvia, Riga also offers part-time doctoral programs.
The program is administered by SMBS. The research seminars take place in Salzburg/Munich and in Riga, Latvia. The academic degrees will be awarded by the USC - University of the Sunshine Coast or the University of Latvia.