Under the umbrella of the Schumpeter Center, we offer various doctoral programs.
Jena Graduate School "Human Behaviour in Social and Economic Change" (GSBC)
We work closely together with the Jena Graduate School "Human Behaviour in Social and Economic Change" (GSBC), funded by the Federal Programme "ProExzellenz" of the Free State of Thuringia and hosted by the Friedrich-Schiller University Jena (FSU Jena). The GSBC is an interdisciplinary doctoral school, aiming at providing the best research environment for doctoral and post-doctoral candidates.
Graduate Programme "The Economic Impact of Digital Transformation"
The graduate program "The Economic Impact of Digital Transformation" is an interdisciplinary and international doctoral program at Friedrich Schiller University Jena, funded by the Free State of Thuringia. It offers comprehensive doctoral training and is committed to quality in teaching and research.
Graduate College 'The Economics of Innovative Change'
The Research Training Group "The Economics of Innovative Change" is a prestigious PhD program in economics offered by the Faculty of Economics at Friedrich Schiller University Jena. The program evolved from the former DFG Research Training Group 1411, which was funded by the German Research Foundation from 2006-2017. We offer comprehensive doctoral-level training to 10-15 outstanding young graduates. The program is internationally oriented and highly committed to quality in teaching and research. All academic activities of the PhD program are conducted in English.