Concordia University

PhD in Business Administration


Become a business leader through research and teaching

The John Molson School of Business in affiliation with École des Hautes Études Commerciales de Montréal, McGill University, and Université du Québec à Montréal, has offered a joint PhD in Business Administration since 1976.

The 5 year full-time program provides students with access to more than 300 professors qualified to supervise doctoral studies. Students in the joint program also have access to the affiliated universities’ library systems, computer facilities, and presentations by internationally recognized researchers.

New – National Bank Initiative in Entrepreneurship and Family Business

A major gift from Montreal-based National Bank offers a $20,000 fellowship to JMSB PhD in Administration students with research interests in entrepreneurship and family business. Approved research projects may be selected from any of the PhD specializations. Applications now open, click here for details.

Professors – the heart of a great business school

PhD students work closely with expert faculty from many prestigious research institutions, maintaining outstanding international reputations for their innovative research, publishing in some of the best journals, and sitting on the boards of many Learned Societies.

A dynamic research culture

With nine research centres brimming with talent and ambition, JMSB faculty and graduate students are busy creating innovative solutions to many contemporary business problems.


  • Accountancy
  • Supply Chain and Business Technology Management
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing

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