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Why Choose the Rotman PhD

Canada's Leading Management PhD

The Rotman PhD is ranked #8 in the world by the Financial Times, and Rotman - the business school at the University of Toronto - consistently ranks in the global top 10 for faculty and research. At Rotman you gain access to leading scholars in the management field, a focused interdisciplinary course schedule, and targeted research and writing support.


Strengths of the Program

Looking for a rigorous program to further your research and prepare you for an academic career? If so, the Rotman PhD program is looking for exceptional applicants like you. Our program is designed to give you unparalled academic training, exposing you to the most current and impactful research in the field, and allowing you to further your research skills through collaboration with our faculty, across diverse disciplines.

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About the University of Toronto

Become a part of Canada’s leading research university and join a community of renowned scholars in one of North America’s most exceptional academic environments. As a student of the University of Toronto you can access a multitude of resources designed to provide you with an outstanding student experience. Find everything you need to know to create a campus experience that is right for you.

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Rotman PhD Overview

Our PhD program is designed to provide optimal scholarly development. Specially selected supervision, tailored course loads, and customized doctoral thesis preparation are geared towards giving you the skills you need to realize your original research and make an impact in your field. See how our programs are organized in each of our six academic streams.

The Rotman School Expansion, April 2012

The New Rotman Building

The PhD House is the new home of Rotman’s Phd Program. Enjoy the elegantly renovated and refurbished heritage house, specifically designed for, and exclusive to, Rotman’s PhD students. Whether you are researching at your private work station or enjoying the student lounge, the PhD House provides the perfect setting.

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The Toronto Advantage

Enjoy all the advantages of living in a world-class city while you persue your degree in the heart of dowtown Toronto. Toronto is a thriving metropolis, with a vibrant community spirit, abundant art and culture, and first-class amenties. As Canada’s finanical capital, Toronto is a hub of innovation and industry and provides an ideal environment for students of management.

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