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Top Doctorate Programs in Economic Studies in Africa 2019

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PhD Program in Economic Studies in Africa

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Doctorate of Economics

Mind Development Academy
Online Full-time Part-time 1 - 4 years February 2020 South Africa Cape Town + 1 more

The Doctor of Economics degree unites economic analysis with the practical aspects of business. The program is intended to prepare students for careers in research and teaching in business administration and similar fields of economics. The program research represents theories and research methods used by a variety of academic disciplines such as technology and operations management, corporate governance and control, labor, relations, capital markets and financial institutions, corporate finance, organizations and markets, international business, business strategy, and industrial organization marketing.

PhD in Economics

African School of Economics
Campus Full-time September 2019 Benin Cotonou

The ASE Ph.D. program in Economics provides doctoral training in Economics modeled after some of the best programs in North America. It is open to students who successfully complete their MMES, MBA or MPA programs at ASE, but is also open to candidates coming from other programs who already hold a Master degree.

PhD in Banking and Finance

Igbinedion University, Okada
Campus Full-time March 2020 Nigeria Benin City

Igbinedion University Okada was the first private university in Nigeria with registration certificate No. 001 presented to the founder/proprietor and the honorable chancellor, Sir (Dr) Chief Gabriel 0. Igbinedion, the Esama of Benin kingdom, by the Federal Government of Nigeria on 10th of May 1999. The University, however, began its academic operations on 5111 October 1999 with 112 students.

PhD in Accounting

Igbinedion University, Okada
Campus Full-time March 2020 Nigeria Benin City

The purpose of the PhD (Accounting) degree programme is to produce competent academic & professional accountants and financial experts. The programme shall familiarize students with the basic theoretical and practical tools and techniques required for excellent performance in their future professional work.

Doctor of Commerce in Economics

University of Fort Hare
Campus Full-time February 2020 South Africa Alice

The Ph.D. degree in Economics degree programme enables candidates to choose a research topic from any field of specialization in Economics, such as general economics, transport economics, and financial markets.

PhD in Economics

University of Ghana
Campus Full-time 3 years September 2019 Ghana Accra

The Ph.D. programme in Economics is a 3-year programme involving thesis. There may be an additional Qualifying year of coursework

PhD in Transport Economics

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full-time Part-time 2 - 4 years February 2020 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The student should develop intellectual and specialized competencies and practical skills in the acquisition, interpretation, understanding, analysis, and application of transport economics, management, and regulatory principles. The student should develop research, writing and creative thinking skills in the transport economics field. The student should be able to take strategic decisions in the context of the transport sector and to analyze and assess any internal or external decision impacting on this sector.

PhD in Human Resource Development

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full-time Part-time 2 - 4 years February 2020 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The programme develops the intellectual and professional skills of the student. A qualifying student should show evidence of independent and original scientific work in the thesis. The thesis would constitute a distinctive contribution to the knowledge of, and insight into, the subject discipline as well as the field of research. Qualifying students should also display competence in the application of related research methodology and the proper written and/or oral communication of the research process and findings. Students should also be able to reflect on their research findings.

PhD in Employment Relations

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full-time Part-time 2 - 4 years February 2020 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The programme develops the intellectual and professional skills of the student. A qualifying student should show evidence of independent and original scientific work in the thesis. The thesis would constitute a distinctive contribution to the knowledge of, and insight into, the subject discipline as well as the field of research.

PhD/DCom in Taxation

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full-time 2 - 4 years February 2020 South Africa Johannesburg

The candidate should develop applied specialized competencies in the mastering, interpretation, understanding, analysis, and application of taxation principles in the financial and commercial sector. A qualifying candidate should show evidence of original and independent scientific work.

PhD in Finances

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full-time 2 - 4 years February 2020 South Africa Johannesburg

The candidate should develop applied competencies and practical skills in the mastering, interpretation, understanding, and application of a topic in the broader field of finance.

PhD/DCom in Economics

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full-time 2 - 4 years February 2020 South Africa Johannesburg

The candidate should develop advanced competencies in the mastering, interpretation, understanding, analysis, and application of economic models.

PhD/DCom in Econometrics

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full-time 2 - 4 years February 2020 South Africa Johannesburg

The candidate should develop advanced competencies in the mastering, interpretation, understanding, analysis, and application of econometric techniques. A qualifying candidate should show evidence of original and independent scientific work.

PhD/DCom in Auditing

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full-time 2 - 4 years February 2020 South Africa Johannesburg

The candidate should develop applied specialized competencies in the mastering, interpretation, understanding, analysis, and application of auditing principles in the auditing field. A qualifying candidate should show evidence of original and independent scientific work.

PhD/DCom in Accounting

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full-time 2 - 4 years February 2020 South Africa Johannesburg

The candidate should develop applied specialized competencies in the mastering, interpretation, understanding, analysis, and application of accounting principles in the financial accounting field. A qualifying candidate should show evidence of original and independent scientific work.