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Champaign, IL 61820
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Welcome - Director of Graduate Studies

Thank you for your interest in the PhD Program in Business Administration. Our program offers tremendous flexibility in research and teaching. As a doctoral student in our department, you may choose to specialize in information systems, international business, marketing, organizational behavior, operations management, or strategic management. You may also choose to pursue interdisciplinary programs and interests.

The doctoral program at Illinois prepares students for exciting research and teaching careers at leading academic institutions all over the world. Our faculty members are world-renowned thought leaders in their respective fields. Students work closely with faculty, not only via rigorous coursework, but also through collaborative research endeavors. We place a major emphasis on the development of research skills such as problem development, research methodology and dissemination. We offer valuable opportunities for development and growth in independent research endeavors as well as teaching.

These web pages provide you a first glimpse of the exciting scholarly environment found at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


Deepak Somaya


UIUC College of Business