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Upcoming Events in Category: PhD courses

CBS PhD courses are offered by the departments of CBS and administered by the CBS PhD School. All PhD students, internal as well as external, national as well as international, who fullfill the prerequisites in the course description are welcome to register.
If the course shows DEADLINE PASSED, please feel free to contact the organizer of the course for possible availability, as there might still be room for YOU!
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Big Data Asset Pricing - 5 ECTS (hybrid)

Thursday 18 January 2024 at 09:00 to Thursday 29 February 2024 at 10:00 - Solbjerg Plads - room SP D4 Augustinus Fonden, (fourth floor - above canteen)

The course provides students with empirical asset pricing tools to use big data to analyze modern topics in financial economics and introduces PhD students in finance and related fields to empirical asset pricing research methods using big data (FI)

From DKK 0

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Advanced Econometrics and Data Science - 7.5 ECTS - HYBRID

Tuesday 23 January 2024 at 09:00 to Friday 8 March 2024 at 16:00 - Porcelænshaven - room PH18A 0.117 (ground floor)

This course is designed for PhD students in Economics and related disciplines who want to deepen their understanding of econometrics & data science and widen their statistical methods repertoire for their thesis and later career. (ECON)

DKK 9,750

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Foundations of Entrepreneurship - 5 ECTS - ONLINE

Monday 12 February 2024 at 16:00 to Monday 18 March 2024 at 16:00 - Online

The goal of the course is to increase familiarity with and develop an in-depth understanding of the key themes and empirical research methods of entrepreneurship. (SI)

DKK 6,500

Advances in Digital Technology Management Seminar 2024 - 2 ECTS

Friday 1 March 2024 at 09:00 to Friday 12 April 2024 at 12:00 - Kilen - room KL1.43 (first floor)

The course offers an introduction to the theoretical foundation of Information Systems and an overview of primary topics on leading-edge research on digitalization and digital phenomena. (Methods/DIGI/MOST)

DKK 2,600

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Research Methodology in Organization and Management Analyses - 5 ECTS

Monday 4 March 2024 at 08:30 to Friday 8 March 2024 at 16:30 - Kilen - room KL4.74 (fourth floor)

The course focuses on creating consistency between the formulation of research question(s), the use of theory, the generation and analysis of data, and the composition of the thesis. (Methods/IOA/MOST)

DKK 6,500

Theorizing and Enacting Societal Impact - 3 ECTS

Monday 8 April 2024 at 09:00 to Wednesday 10 April 2024 at 16:30 - Kilen - room KL4.74 (fourth floor)

The societal impact of our research matters increasingly. This course equips participants with a theoretical understanding of societal impact that can help them position themselves within the changing landscape of academia. (Theory/IOA/MOST)

DKK 3,900

Benchmarking and Productivity Analyses - with economic applications and hands-on activities - 5 ECTS

Monday 15 April 2024 at 09:00 to Friday 19 April 2024 at 16:00 - Room TBA

This course covers the theory and practice of performance evaluations using best practice methods, including DEA and SFA, and their usage in research, policy analysis, incentive schemes, and regulation. (ECON)

From DKK 6,500

Computational Research Methods - 3.5 ECTS

Monday 15 April 2024 at 09:00 to Monday 6 May 2024 at 12:00 - Kilen - room KL1.46 (first floor)

For students who are interested in applying computational research methods for social science research. Special focus is given to the collection and analysis of digital trace data and agent-based modeling and simulation. (Methods/DIGI/MOST)

DKK 4,550

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International Business: State-of-the Art Theories and Topics - 5 ECTS

Monday 22 April 2024 at 09:00 to Friday 26 April 2024 at 17:30 - Kilen - room KL 2.53 (second floor)

The course is designed for students with different backgrounds who have an interest in business and its applications to other fields and topics. Basic knowledge of management, strategy, and economics is helpful, but not required. (SI)

From DKK 5,025

Social Science Research Approaches: A toolbox for Empirical Designs - 5 ECTS

Monday 29 April 2024 at 09:00 to Friday 3 May 2024 at 16:00 - Dalgas Have - room DHV 2.69, 2.70 & 2.71 (second floor)

The interlinkage between theory and research design is in focus when introducing students to the core approaches constituting social science research. This course is most suitable for students in the first half of the PhD studies. (Methods/MSC/MOST)

DKK 6,500

Social and Organizational Theories of Transformation - 4 ECTS

Monday 13 May 2024 at 12:30 to Friday 17 May 2024 at 13:30 - Porcelænshaven - room PH18B 1.18 (first floor)

This course enables the students to critically interrogate and analyse the foundations of the economy using the tools of social and organizational theory, as well as insights into alternative ways of imagining them. (Theory/BHL/MOST)

DKK 5,200

Methodology and Research Strategy in EU Digital Regulation - 4 ECTS

Tuesday 14 May 2024 at 09:00 to Friday 17 May 2024 at 16:00 - Room TBA

This course is aimed at PhD students who either work with a topic in digital regulation/IT law/Internet law or otherwise need good methodological grounding in EU IT law. (LAW/BHL)

From DKK 1,000

Using Semi-structured Interviews in International and Cross-cultural Contexts - 3 ECTS

Wednesday 15 May 2024 at 10:30 to Friday 17 May 2024 at 16:30 - Dalgas Have - room DHV 2.69, 2.70 & 2.71 (second floor)

The course combines theoretical and methodological reflections on semi-structured interviews in international or cross-cultural settings (eg: national, or professional cultures), with hands-on exercises in interviewing techniques. (Methods/MSC/MOST)

DKK 3,900

Applied Quantitative Methods for Non-quantitative Doctoral Researchers - 3+2+1 ECTS

Monday 27 May 2024 at 11:00 to Friday 31 May 2024 at 15:00 - Dalgas Have - room DHØ 1.108 (first floor)

In the course, we introduce and train students in the targeted statistical tools within a pedagogic context of a general empirical method that recognizes the complementarity between qualitative and quantitative methods. (Methods/MSC/MOST)

From DKK 3,900

The Use of Concepts: Choosing and Unfolding Concepts in PhD Theses - 5 ECTS

Tuesday 11 June 2024 at 09:30 to Friday 14 June 2024 at 17:00 - Porcelænshaven - room PH18B 1.18 (first floor)

This course addresses issues by exploring general problematics and potentials related to the use of concepts in writing dissertations and use examples from the work of prominent scholars. (Methods/BHL/MOST)

DKK 6,500

Philosophy of Science and Epistemological Methods in Business, Management and Organization Studies - 3 ECTS

Monday 17 June 2024 at 09:00 to Wednesday 19 June 2024 at 16:00 - Porcelænshaven - room PH18B 1.18 (first floor)

For students who want to strengthen their methodological foundation and research design. The course will improve the students’ capacity to handle theoretical complex and analytical problems while strengthening their writing skills. (Methods/BHL/MOST)

DKK 3,900

Advances in Marketing Strategy Research - 2.5 ECTS - HYBRID

Tuesday 18 June 2024 at 09:00 to Wednesday 19 June 2024 at 17:30 - Solbjerg Plads - online/room SP112 (first floor)

The course aims to: provide knowledge on emerging trends in marketing strategy, yield insights in how to successfully publish in marketing strategy research, and teach about emerging methodological approaches in marketing strategy research. (MARKTG)

DKK 3,250

Case-Study Approaches to Theory Building - 5 ECTS

Monday 24 June 2024 at 09:30 to Friday 28 June 2024 at 16:00 - Dalgas Have - room DHV 2.69, 2.70 & 2.71 (second floor)

This course is designed to offer the best possible learning experience and outcomes for PhD researchers who use a case study approach or other qualitative approaches in their PhD project. (Methods/MSC/MOST)

DKK 6,500

Publishing Journal Articles in Business, Management and Organization Studies - 4 + 0.5 ECTS

Tuesday 3 September 2024 at 09:00 to Friday 6 September 2024 at 16:00 - Kilen - room KL4.74 (fourth floor)

The aim of this course is to take participants through the process of journal publication by considering the nature of academic knowledge production concepts, categories and methods among others. (IOA/MOST)

From DKK 5,200

Foucault and Organization, Technology, and Subject-formation - 4 ECTS

Monday 9 September 2024 at 09:00 to Thursday 12 September 2024 at 16:00 - Room TBA

A key aim of the course is that the participants acquire an effective overview of analytical possibilities in Foucault’s work, effective for selecting and deploying such analytics in their own research. (Theory/BHL/MOST)

DKK 5,200

Institutional Organizational Analysis - Change and Transformation - 5 ECTS

Monday 16 September 2024 at 13:00 to Friday 20 September 2024 at 14:00 - Kilen - room KL4.74 (fourth floor)

The course focuses on institutional theory that is rooted in sociology. We trace the theory from its conception to its most recent developments and applications in organizational analysis. (Theory/IOA/MOST)

DKK 6,500

Qualitative Research Methods – 5 ECTS

Tuesday 22 October 2024 at 09:00 to Friday 25 October 2024 at 14:00 - Room TBA

Qualitative methods provide the opportunity to gain new insights into exploring what motivates understanding and behavior. (MARKTG)

DKK 6,500


Functional and Consequential Analysis in Legal Research - 2.5 ECTS

Monday 2 December 2024 at 09:00 to Tuesday 3 December 2024 at 16:00 - Room TBA

The course aims to focus on the nature of your research questions and on how functional and consequential analysis is relevant to them. The analysis is functional when one is interested in how well the law addresses certain goals. (LAW/BHL)

From DKK 1,000

About CBS PhD School

Copenhagen Business School (CBS) offers a range of PhD courses, covering the scientific disciplines of the school. The courses include research design, publication techniques, research methods such as qualitative or quantitative methods, and specialisation courses in eg. organisational analysis, marketing and political science.

Most courses are organised as intensive week-long courses, but other formats are applied as well. The courses are open to PhD students from other countries and institutions, but some prerequisites may apply. Please see the individual course descriptions.

The PhD courses are offered in English and are for PhD students only.

Contact Information

CBS PhD School
Solbjerg Plads 3
2000 Frederiksberg

Phone Number: +45 3815 2475