The PhD in Economics intends to select very qualified applicants from Europe and all over the world, especially graduates who have already been exposed to a high-level preparation. The program adopts an extremely strict policy concerning the applicants’ selection, setting rigorous admission requirements. Only applicants with strong motivation and knowledge are admitted.

A good command of economic mathematics, econometrics, microeconomics and macroeconomics is an important condition for entering the program. An excellent knowledge of English is essential for the attendance of LASER PhD in Economics, since all course are taught in English. In fact English is the official language of the School and its program.

Selection of applicants follows a two-phase process: evaluation of qualifications and oral examination by an Examining Committee. In order to be admitted to the selection process applicants must hold a “laurea magistrale” or an equivalent foreign master-level degree.

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