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Thesis of the Doctorate Europe

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Thesis of the Professional Doctorate in Business in Europe (DIB)

Professional Doctorate in International Business specialisation in Europe (e-learning).

Research Work and Thesis Plan (40 ECTS).

With the support of the thesis supervisor (Director), the Doctoral student must perform the appropriate research that will lead to the realisation of his thesis plan related to Europe.

  1. The Doctoral student must prepare and submit a thesis plan, which, as a minimum, should include the provisional title of the thesis, the objectives pursued, the methodology to be used, and the means and schedule
  2. The Doctoral student must study the module “Research methodology”, which will introduce to the method of preparation of a thesis.
  3. EENI highly appreciated that the results of the thesis could benefit the development of the European continent.

Thesis and Thesis Defense of the Professional Doctorate in Business in Europe (120 ECTS).

Under the supervision of the Thesis Supervisor, the Doctoral student develops and presents the research results. The Doctoral student can select their subject areas within the research parameters proposed by EENI (School of International Business), creating a thesis that it must be completely original and own, which will be published on the EENI’s platform set up for this purpose.

The Directorate may authorise the deposit of the thesis like a compendium of publications if the requirements established by the Directorate are fulfilled.

Thesis defense by video conference.

Thesis Defense (Video conference)

Director of the Professional Doctorates in International Business (EENI): Dr Margarita Carrillo López.


In the admission process, the Supervisor of the Professional Doctorate will assign a tutor to the Doctoral student, who will be the responsible for coordinate the student activities in the Doctoral programme.

Furthermore, a thesis supervisor (Director) is assigned.

  1. The Thesis Supervisor will guide the student in planning the thesis; he is the ultimately responsible for the consistency and novelty of the thesis.
  2. The Thesis Supervisor could be selected by the student from the EENI’s team of doctors or freely by the student if he/she has a Doctoral degree
  3. The Tutor and the Supervisor (Director) can match.
  4. The co-direction of the thesis is also allowed.

EENI European Professors: Dra. Margarita Carrillo, Susana Fernández, Josep Bertrán, Jean Paul Gosse, Fatos Beka, Gustavo Baell, Julio Fuster Bragado
EENI Professors

Examples of research topics related to Europe

Below are some examples of lines of research of the Professional Doctorate in International Business specialisation in Europe.

  1. Interactions between the European, Orthodox and Central Eurasian economic spaces
  2. Causes and consequences of the BREXIT
  3. Christianity and business in Europe
  4. Strategic sectors of the EU economy
  5. Strengths and weaknesses of the Eastern European Countries
  6. Regional integration in Europe
  7. European regional integration blocs (EU, EFTA, CEFTA...)
  8. Intra-European trade
  9. Interconnections between the European markets
  10. Customs in Europe
  11. EU Development Aid
  12. Logistics and transport in Europe
  13. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the EU
  14. Limits of the EU enlargement
  15. European Value Chains
  16. Corruption in Europe
  17. African Diaspora in Europe
  18. Europe and globalisation
  19. The future of the EU
  20. Criticism of the EU’s Agenda 2020
  21. European Central States
  22. International relations of the EU
  23. Strengths and weaknesses of the EU single market
  24. The European Union and Africa
  25. The European Union and Asia
  26. The European Union and Latin America
  27. Contradiction between the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to the EU and the arms trade of some European states
  28. Export of subsidised European products to the African Markets
  29. Russia as a Central state
  30. Russia’s role in Central Asia
  31. Russia, is a friend or an enemy of the EU?
  32. Russian Foreign Policy
  33. Digital economy in the EU
  34. Strengths and weaknesses of the countries of the South Caucasus
  35. Tax havens in Europe and their relationship with the foreign trade
  36. Advantages and disadvantages of Turkey’s entry into the EU
  37. Will Turkey ever be a member of the EU?
  38. EU policy for the Mediterranean countries
  39. Impact of the GSP on the African economies
  40. Economic impact of terrorism on the EU
  41. ...

European Union-Canada Economic Agreement

Community of Independent States CIS

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Examples of the Doctorate in Business in Europe

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