Doctorate in Business in America

EENI- School of International Business

Professional Doctorate in International Business Specialisation in America (e-learning, 180 ECTS, English)

The objectives of the Professional Doctorate in International Business (DIB) specialisation in America (3 years, distance learning) are to train the Doctoral students to be able to research on topics related to business in America:

  1. Intra-American Trade
  2. Latin American Economy
  3. Regional integration processes in Latin America
  4. Transport and logistics in the Latin American Markets
  5. Doing business in the American Countries
  6. Trade agreements related to the American Markets
  7. American Economic organisations
  8. Interconnections between the American Markets

Thus, a Doctoral student can apply creative solutions and take appropriated business decisions related to the American Markets.

Doctorate Business in America

The Professional Doctorate in Business in America is part of the category of the Professional Doctorates in International Business, which has the dual aim of contributing to the knowledge and practice.

A Professional Doctorate in Business in America that fits your schedule and helps you to get a better employment.

The languages of the Professional Doctorate in Business in America. All the subjects offered are available in English and Spanish. Approximately 40% of the subjects are also available in French and Portuguese. The Doctoral student can perform this doctorate entirely in English (or French, Spanish or Portuguese); the student should have a sufficient level to study the subjects in these languages.

Spanish Doctorado America English Doctorat Amerique Portuguese Doutoramento America

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Intended for graduates and professionals who wish to continue their professional career in the field of international business with an emphasis on America.

Structure of the Professional Doctorate in International Business Specialisation in America

The Professional Doctorate Programme in International Business Specialisation in America (DIB) has three parts:

Structure Doctorate Business

  1. Coursework. Study of the Subjects
  2. Research Work and Thesis Plan of the Professional Doctorate in Business in America
  3. Thesis and Thesis Defense of the Doctorate

Coursework. Study of the Subjects (Training activity) of the Professional Doctorate in Business in America: minimum 20 ECTS, maximum 60 ECTS

  1. Doctoral students receive training in relevant research methods and their subject areas core topics.
  2. Students are required to take a range of courses.

The Doctoral student must perform a training activity (training complement) consisting of some subjects defined according to their previous studies and the selected research area.

  1. The Supervisor of the Professional Doctorate in Business in America determines the complementary training according to the field of investigation
  2. The Doctoral students can choose the subjects from those offered by EENI with a minimum of 20 ECTS and a maximum of 60 ECTS.
  3. The applicants who have completed the Master in Business in America of EENI shall be exempt from any complement training, beginning the research phase directly.

Subjects offered by EENI.

EENI provides a range of subjects related to America. The Doctoral student can select the most suitable subjects depending on the thesis. The Doctoral student selects the subjects once formalised the enrolment.

To facilitate the selection of the subjects, these are organised into several blocks:

Doctorate Business in America

  1. American Economic Area of Western Christian Civilisation
  2. Christianity and Businesses in America
  3. Economic Institutions
  4. Economy and Integration of Latin America
  5. The United States and Canada
  6. Mexico
  7. Central America
  8. The Andean Countries
  9. South America
  10. Brazil
  11. The Caribbean
  12. Logistics and transport
  13. International Relations of the American Countries
  14. Doing Business in America without corruption

Please, see below for more information that is detailed about the available subjects.

Director of the Professional Doctorate in Business in America: Dr Henry Acuña

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EENI - American Students:
EENI American Students

Markets analysed in the Professional Doctorate in International Business Specialisation in America:
DIB America

Research areas of the Professional Doctorate in International Business (DIB) specialisation in America:

  1. The Doctoral student should select the most appropriate subjects for his thesis
  2. The Doctoral student can use any possible combination of the subjects
  3. Minimum ECTS to be selected is 20, and the maximum is 60
  4. NOTE: the brackets show ECTS Credits credits

Latin America Economy

Module - The American Economic Area of the Western Christian Civilisation.

  1. The Americas
  2. Christianity in America [5]
  3. American economic area of the Western Christian Civilisation
    1. North American Economic Area [1] (PDF)
    2. Latin American Economic Area [4] (PDF)
    3. Caribbean area [0.1] (PDF)
  4. Transatlantic Slave Trade and America
  5. African Diaspora in America

Module - Economy and Integration in Latin America (12 ECTS).

The main objective of the module “Economy and Integration in Latin America” is to provide an overview of the Latin American economy, economic integration and institutions (Inter-American Development Bank, Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), Latin American Integration Association)

Economic Integration in Latin America
  1. Latin American Economy and Foreign Trade [2]
  2. Organisation of American States (OAS) [0.5]
  3. Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) [2]
  4. Economic Commission for Latin America (ECLAC) [2]
  5. Latin American Integration Association (ALADI) [1]
  6. Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) [0.5]
  7. Latin American and the Caribbean Economic System (SELA) [0.3]
  8. Bolivarian Alternative for the Americas (ALBA) [0.3]
  9. Pacific Alliance [0.1]
  10. Mesoamerica Project [0.1]
  11. Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC)

Download the syllabus of the module “Economics and the Latin American Integration” (PDF)

Free Trade Agreements (FTA) related to the American Markets

International Relations:

  1. Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) [2]
  2. Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP)
  3. Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PEEC)
  4. Summit of South American-Arab Countries (ASPA) [0.1]
  5. Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) [0.1]
  6. Africa-South America Summit (ASA) [0.5]

Module - The United States and Canada

North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) [0.7]

Doing Business in the United States

Doing Business in the United States [15]: the US Economy, California, Florida, New York, US Businessman, Free Trade Agreements (FTA)

Download the syllabus “Business in the United States” (PDF)

Doing Business in Canada

Doing Business in Canada [2]

Download the syllabus “Doing Business in Canada” (PDF)

Module - Mexico (15 ECTS)

Doing Business in Mexico

Doing Business in Mexico

  1. Mexican Economy
  2. Competitive advantage of Mexico
  3. FDI in Mexico
  4. Mexico's Free Trade Agreements (FTA)
  5. Jalisco-Guadalajara
  6. Nuevo Leon Monterrey
  7. Chihuahua
  8. Carlos Slim

Download the syllabus “Business in Mexico” (PDF)

Module - Central America (16 ECTS)

Doing Business in Central America

Doing Business in Central America

  1. Central American Integration System (SICA) [0.8]
  2. Central American Common Market - Integrated with the SICA -
  3. Central American Economy [1]
  4. Costa Rica [1]
  5. El Salvador [1]
  6. Guatemala [2]
  7. Honduras [1]
  8. Nicaragua [1]
  9. Panama [1]
  10. The Dominican Republic [1]
  11. Belize [0.5]
  12. Free Trade Agreements (FTA) related to Central America

Download the syllabus of the module: “Central America” (PDF)

Module - The Andean Countries (20 ECTS)

Doing Business in the Andean Countries

Doing Business in the Andean Countries

  1. The Andean Community [3]
  2. The Andean Community Free Trade Agreements
  3. Bolivia [1]
  4. Colombia [2]
  5. Ecuador [1]
  6. Peru [3]

Download the syllabus of the module “Andean Community” (PDF)

Module - South America

Doing Business in South America

Doing Business in South America

  1. Chile [2]
  2. MERCOSUR [2]
    1. MERCOSUR's Free Trade Agreements (FTA)
  3. Argentina [2]
  4. Paraguay [1]
  5. Uruguay [1]
  6. Venezuela [1]
  7. Bolivia as a state associated with the MERCOSUR [1]
  8. Free Trade Agreements related to the South American markets

Download the syllabus of the module: “South America” (PDF)

Module - Brazil (17 ECTS)

Doing Business in Brazil

Doing Business in Brazil

  1. Brazilian Economy
  2. Brazilian Business People
  3. Foreign trade of Brazil
  4. Brazilian customs
  5. Doing Business in Espiritu Santo, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, Parana, Bahia, Central West region, North of Brazil
  6. Brazil's Free Trade Agreements (FTA)
  7. Africa-BRICS (Brazil)

Download the syllabus of the module: “Brazil” (PDF)

Module - The Caribbean (4 ECTS).

  1. CARICOM [1]
  2. Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS)
  3. Caribbean Basin Initiative
  4. Association of Caribbean States (ACS) [1]
  5. The Bahamas [0.5]
  6. Haiti [0.5]
  7. Jamaica [0.5]
  8. Caribbean Economic Area

Download the syllabus “The Caribbean Economic Area” (PDF)

Module - Business Without Corruption (4 ECTS)

American business without corruption

No to Corruption in Business

Business without Corruption

Download the syllabus of the module “No to Corruption” (PDF)

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Duration of the training period: maximum of three calendar years since the formalisation of enrolment up to the deposit of the thesis. If, after the period of three calendar years the Doctoral student has not deposited the thesis, the Direction of the doctorate programme may authorise an extension of up to two years.

Tuition fees (Professional Doctorate Business in America): 5,220 Euros (all included)

  1. Scholarships. A 40% reduction for the students from Latin America, Africa (and the African Diaspora) and Asia. Fees for these students: 3,132 Euros
  2. Please request for scholarships for other regions (Europe, the Middle East, North America)

Education for all

Admission Criteria.

To be admitted to the Professional Doctorate in International Business Specialisation in America, the students must have earned a master's degree or have a minimum of three years of work experience in relevant positions in the field of international business.

The graduate students in the Professional Master in Business in America of EENI can enrol directly on the Doctorate in International Business Specialisation in America validating all the subjects already studied on the master.

Doctoral Diploma.

The students who pass the assessments and thesis will receive the Diploma of Professional Doctorate in International Business (DIB) specialisation in America issued by EENI (School of International Business).

The Diploma of Professional Doctorate is awarded after assessing:

  1. The level of participation of the Doctoral student in the subjects of the Doctoral programme
  2. The research work
  3. The Thesis Defense

Once defended and overcame the thesis, the Doctoral students will receive the diploma.

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Our continuous enrollment system allows students enrol at any time and study from anywhere in the world without any displacement.

Methodology: e-learning/Distance Learning.

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Knowledge area: America.

The Doctorate in International Business Specialisation in America includes courses of introduction to the major American languages: Spanish, English, and Portuguese.



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