Doctorate in Trade and Stock Exchange

Open University of Taras Shevchenko National University

Program Description

Doctorate in Trade and Stock Exchange

Open University of Taras Shevchenko National University

One of the best universities in the world and 200 years old. The Doctorate program in Trade and Stock Exchange is offered by the Business Department attached to the Faculty of Economics at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv - Open University.

The major courses covered in this postgraduate curriculum are Trade and Exchange; Applied Economics and Sustainable Business.

The doctorate program in Trade and Stock Exchange at KNU OU provides candidates appropriate training in the workings of the stock market. Students can gain access to advanced studies in economics, financial accounting, and mathematics. Apart from attending core courses that offer financial perspective, students can also learn about data analysis and how to make effective financial decisions while operating the latest software. The degree will provide a concentration in equity markets. This is useful for those candidates who are seeking careers in corporations that constantly invest in stock markets.

For a doctorate program in Trade and Stock Exchange, a study of rewards and risks plays a crucial role in carrying out theoretical research in the world of financial markets. The curriculum will prepare students for studying asset pricing concepts and how investors will earn rewards for taking risks. It is a big challenge to establish risk factors and then to identify the extent they get priced at. Research projects give students an insight into the risk factors in equity markets, international trade and behavior of investors in the financial markets.

Students will learn that mutual fund and hedge fund performances are based traditionally on data that is contained in returns, asset value and miscellaneous fund characteristics. Literature will be made available to the students to study asset pricing for the stock exchange markets.

The projects available for students during this curriculum are theoretical and practical in nature and they help them explore a large database range available at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv - Open University. Data such as international equity prices, mutual funds performance and institutional ownership is made available. Key issues in trade and stock exchange activities are identified and analyzed with the help of econometric techniques. In the beginning phase of the Degree work, students will get acquainted with their supervisors and they will be able to identify appropriate research topics. During the whole project, a minimum of three papers will have to be submitted with different supervisors and this will constitute the thesis for the doctorate program.

Admission Criteria

This program is equivalent to EQF (European Qualifications Framework) Level 8 - Doctorate Level

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 8, 2018
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Jan. 2019
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3 years
Full time
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1,990 EUR
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Ukraine - Kiev
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