Nội dung khóa học "Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Management"
About this course

What will I learn?

Our PhD in Management is a full-time research-based program that explores complex challenges in modern business management and scholarship, while developing research with impact in three specialized academic fields. Students in this challenging yet rewarding program conduct innovative research and graduate as highly successful researchers and lecturers.

Program Specialize in one of three fields: Organizational Leadership, Services Management, or Marketing and Consumer Behaviour while engaging in coursework that produces graduates with both a breadth of knowledge of management theory and a depth of knowledge in their chosen field. After completing coursework and a qualifying exam, the remainder of the program is devoted to the completion and defense of a doctoral dissertation.

Research Areas

  • Consumer decision making
  • Innovation adoption
  • Sustainable tourism management
  • Food and beverage industry
  • Social identity and organizational change
  • Leadership and psychological capital
  • Sport management

Recent Dissertations

  • Management control systems
  • Tourist engagement
  • Food supply chain operations
  • Leadership mobilization
  • Consumer perception


  • Marketing strategy
  • Consumer behaviour
  • Tourism marketing
  • Hospitality operations
  • Sport management
  • Organizational behaviour and leadership


  • Academic teaching and research in:
  • Management
  • Organizational leadership
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Marketing
  • Consumer behaviour

Which department am I in?

College of Business and Economics

Study options

Full Time(6 semesters)

Tuition fees
CAD$6,560.27 (US$ 4,956) per year
Start date

Expected September 2020


University of Guelph

50 Stone Road East,


Ontario (ON),

N1G 2W1, Canada

Entry requirements

For international students

Applicants need to have a Master’s degree from a recognized university with an overall average of at least a B+.

English Language Proficiency

Canadian Academic English Language Test (CAEL) - 70

International English Language Testing System (Academic) (IELTS) - 6.5

Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) - 85

Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE-A) Note: A minimum score of 60 must be achieved in each individual component - 60

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT)) Note: A minimum score of 21 must be achieved in each of the four categories (listening, speaking, reading, writing) – 89