DeGroote School of Business

PhD Program

The PhD program in Business Administration at DeGroote offers students the opportunity to study and conduct leading-edge research with some of the top researchers in their fields. Students develop the theoretical and methodological expertise required to create original research that makes a significant impact on the business community.

Graduates of DeGroote’s PhD program have moved on to academic roles in schools across the globe as well as lucrative consultant and analyst positions.

We are now accepting preliminary applications for September 2022. Visit the application procedure page for more information.

Visit the fees and funding page for more information about tuition, funding, benefits, and awards.

Latest News

Day in the Life with Farnaz Ghaedipour

Day in the Life with Farnaz Ghaedipour

Farnaz shares more about her research and four photos that represent her life as a PhD student at DeGroote.

New Dean of the Faculty of Business

New Dean of the Faculty of Business

Khaled Hassanein, a strong academic leader from within the DeGroote School of Business, has been named the new Dean, effective July 1, 2021.

Focusing on the human aspects of organizations

Focusing on the human aspects of organizations

Meet Jennifer Ho, a Ph.D. candidate in Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources, who wants to drive positive organizational behaviour.

Force for good: Jodie Lobana

Force for good: Jodie Lobana

"I believe that society gives us many resources to live our best life, and we need to do our duty to give back."

Research Website


Visit our research website to learn more about our academic areas and to read about our world-renowned researchers and their work.

Helping Hands

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Need help with registration or other academic issues?

Visit our help page to see answers to frequently asked questions or to get in touch with a member of our team.

Download our Brochure

If you’re thinking about applying, download our brochure for more information!