PhD Migration Studies Profile, Goals and Target Groups Contents, Program Structure and Faculty Application and Admission Contact

PhD Migration Studies (Doctoral Program)

PhD Migration Studies (Doctoral Program)
Target Group The target group of the PhD program Migration Studies is the next generation of scientists with a genuine interest in the field of migration research. In particular, graduates in the  social sciences (economics, sociology, political science, law) are targeted, but the program also welcomes students specialized in other sciences (humanities, natural sciences).
Admission Requirements Master’s Degree or diploma in a subject-specific field in the social or economic sciences
The TOEFL is required for the PhD program to demonstrate English proficiency.
Language English
Start Summer Term 2017
Degree Doctor of Philosophy / PhD
Duration 3 years / 6 semesters
ECTS 180

Faculty of Business and Globalization

Department for Migration and Globalization


Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. habil. Gudrun Biffl

Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Gerald Steiner


PhD-Coordinators Migration Studies

Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Gudrun Biffl

Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Gerald Steiner

Phone: +43 (0)2732 893-2313
Fax: +43 (0)2732 893-4335
Danube University Krems
Department for Knowledge and Communication Management
Dr.-Karl-Dorrek-Straße 30
3500 Krems