PhD Scholarships and Postdoctoral Fellowship at Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance, Catholic University of Leuven

The Faculty of Economics and Applied Economics of University of Leuven has an extensive Ph.D. program: about 160 researchers are currently pursuing a Ph.D in Applied Economics/Business studies or a PhD in Economics.

The typical path takes 4 years, with the first and second year typically including important course work in advanced economics.

Selection Criteria

  • University degree in economics, agricultural economics or a form of applied economics, preferable at Master level;
  • Strong analytic and technical capabilities in modern economic methods;
  • Capability in statistical and econometric methods;

  • Interest in developing collaborative research within the research projects at LICOS;
  • Fluency in spoken and written English.

    How to Apply

    Applications should include a CV with details on academic performance as well as the name and address of referees.

    Applications must reach us no later than August 31st at

    For more information see; PhD Scholarships and Postdoctoral Fellowship at Catholic University of Leuven

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