Research Doctorate PHD

Management Essentials for PhDs

New Diploma "Management Essentials for PhDs"

The PhD School, in collaboration with MIP-Graduate School of Business, is organising a course on Management Essentials for PhDs.

The course, to be held in November 4-9th 2016, is intended to provide the bases of the following topics:  

  • Business Organization
  • IPR and Technology Transfer
  • Accounting and Performance Management
  • Personal Development

Participation is free and open to all candidates enrolled in their final PhD year (including those finishing their PhD careers on October 31st, 2016). 

Course programme [PDF]

Prior to the course, candidates are invited to complete two Soft Skills MOOC courses through the Politecnico Open Knowledge platform https://www.pok.polimi.it  

Upon the completion of the programme, candidates will be awarded a new Politecnico di Milano certification in "Management Essentials for PhDs" (see course website for further information), which will be awarded upon discussion of the PhD Thesis.