Doctoral Program in Economics
The purpose of the Doctoral Program is to encourage scholarship and the pursuit of knowledge, as well as to further basic research and professional specialization, and promote critical thought.
Universidad Francisco Marroquín (UFM) awards the degree of Ph.D. in Economics to qualified candidates that present and successfully defend an original and publishable dissertation, in English. “Original” implies a work that has not been developed nor published at another university
The purpose of the Doctoral Program is to encourage scholarship and the pursuit of knowledge, as well as to further professional specialization, inspirit research and promote critical thought.
The mission of Universidad Francisco Marroquín is to teach and disseminate the ethical, legal and economic principles of a society of free and responsible persons.
The School of Economic Sciences will establish an Admissions Committee for the purpose of: 1) selection of applicants to the doctoral program, and 2) evaluation of thesis proposals submitted under this program.
Members of the Admissions Committee must be faculty members of this School of Economic Sciences with a doctoral degree, from this University or from an internationally accredited institution.