Resolution No. 401 of January 23, 2013, issued by the Ministry of Education
SNIES Code: 102240
Duration: 8 semesters, 85 credits
Degree: Doctor of Administration
Universidad de Medellin's doctoral program in Administration will contribute to satisfying Colombia's needs and the needs of the world starting from the training of researchers able to resolve problems aimed at achieving objectives of the development of the millennium and upgrading the competitiveness of Colombia, the Province of Antioquia and the City of Medellin.
A doctoral candidate may focus on organizational studies or on civil service. In the former, students will be interested in facing future corporate challenges and issues including productivity, competitiveness and corporate social responsibility. In the latter, students will be interested in comprehending the phenomenon of public organizations starting from the perspective of development and based on comprehending State, citizenship, democracy and public policies.