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Department of Business Administration

Lund University School of Economics and Management

PhD courses

Compulsory and optional courses in Business administration and research policy

Our intensive courses offer a combination of lectures, seminars, and workshops for students to learn and receive guided feedback on their PhD projects from leading scholars.

Compulsory courses | Business administration

AUTUMN 2022 SPRING 2023

Introduction to Business Research Methods | 15 credits
12 Sep–30 Nov 2022
Course leader: Associate Prof Peter Svensson
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Quantitative Methods | 7.5 credits
Prel spring 2023
Course leader: Prof Johan Anselmsson
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Theory in Business Administration | 7.5 credits
April–June 2023
Course leader: Associate Prof Peter Svensson
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Philosophy of Science | 7.5 credits
Prel April–June 2023
Course leader: Prof Tomas Hellström
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Compulsory courses | Research Policy

AUTUMN 2022 SPRING 2023

Research Policy | 7,5 credits
Prel autumn 2022
Course leader: Prof Merle Jacob
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Innovation Studies | 7,5 credits
Prel spring 2023
Course leader: Prof Merle Jacob
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Optional courses

AUTUMN 2022 SPRING 2023

Qualitative data analysis and theorization | 7.5 credits
9 Sep–25 Nov 2022 | Apply
Course leader: Associate Prof
Jens Rennstam
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Corporate Social Responsibility |
7,5 credits
Prel spring 2023
Course leader: Associate Prof  Susanne Arvidsson
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Critical Management Studies |
7.5 credits | Prel May 2023
Course leader: Associate Prof Roland Paulsen
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Reflexive and Creative Methodology | 7.5 credits | 
Prel May 2023
Course leader: Associate Prof Dan Kärreman & Prof Mats Alvesson
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Digital monies for a sustainable future (7.5 credits) will preliminary be given in the autumn 2023.
Course leader: Prof Ester Barinaga

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Contact

Director of Research and PhD Programme
Merle Jacob
Phone: +46 (0)46-222 42 24
merle.jacob@fek.lu.se

Doctoral programme coordinator
Charlina Lunvald
Phone: +46 (0)46-222 41 73
charlina.lunvald@fek.lu.se
 

Apply for our courses

If the number of applicants exceeds available places, applicants are prioritised as follows:

  1. PhD students from the Department of Business Administration
  2. PhD students from other departments at LUSEM
  3. External PhD students
     

Course fees spring 2022

The compulsory courses are free of charge for external participants. The cost of each optional course is SEK 3.125 (including 25 % VAT). 

Note: non-exempt students attending two courses will be charged a reduced rate of 5.000 SEK (including VAT). Students from Lund University and, in some cases, students from partner universities, will be exempt from payment.