PhD in Finance

Provided online via distance learning

Program Overview

The PhD in Finance is being offered jointly with Universidad Central de Nicaragua.

The PhD in Finance provides an in-depth study of the strategic financial
issues in today’s economy and provides a solid base for conducting comprehensive research
in the field. The courses created and the issues raised typically have a theoretical,
mathematical and business application. The PhD in Finance is ideal for
individuals with very strong financial backgrounds and previous financial education
who wish to excel in this very dynamic field. This joint degree program is also aimed
at university, university college, polytechnics lecturers who seek a thorough foundation
for an academic career provided by a PhD degree.

UCN Universidad Central de Nicaragua was founded in 1997 as a private Nicaraguan
university in Managua, Nicaragua. It was accredited by the Consejo Nacional de
Universidades and received the status of a fully autonomous university with unrestricted
degree awarding authority by Act of Parliament and by the award of the fully autonomous
university status by Decree of the President of Nicaragua.

Program Requirements

Due to the flexible structure of the program, enrollment is on an ongoing basis.
Supported through the asynchronous method of studying, admitted students may commence
their studies at any time in alignment with their personal and professional commitments.

  • Master degree from an internationally recognized academic institution
  • Minimum 4 years of work experience in executive or senior management positions
  • Proficiency in English

Tuition Fees

Option 1

Single Payment



The tuition can be settled via online payment or by bank transfer.

  • You may settle the entire tuition in a single payment of € 14,500
    (no further costs apply).
  • The tuition can be settled via online payment or by
    bank transfer.

Option 2

Twelve Installment



Flexible payment schedules available on demand – you will be contacted by our
administration after applying with our application form.

For more details please contact the administration or call us at +41 (0)44 586 5696

  • The tuition can be settled via our payment partners below or by bank transfer.

Course Outline & Sequence

Core Stage

Specialization Stage

Dissertation Stage