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International PhD Students

With businesses and societies hearing the demands for change, the need for leaders to chart a course forward is stronger than ever. As students motivated to succeed in a research-oriented environment, Drexel LeBow’s PhD candidates dive into complex issues and develop solutions that are changing the face of business and our interconnected world.

Welcoming students and scholars from more than 120 countries to Drexel LeBow, we bring people from diverse backgrounds together to contribute to our community, whether that’s around the corner or around the world.

As an international PhD candidate at Drexel LeBow, students have the resources and opportunities to not just lead but to excel, to advance their knowledge and practice in business and economics through scholarly and research excellence.

World-Renowned Research Faculty

Designated an R1 research institution, our faculty is at the forefront of their respective fields in researching and solving complex business issues.

International Student Support

Through Drexel’s International Students and Scholars Services office, students have resources on immigration, cultural, financial, academic and personal concerns.

Center for Neuro-Business

This interdisciplinary center brings together top minds across the university to deliver practical results to industry through pioneering research.

Collaborative Environment

Working together with professors and fellow students provides a deeply collaborative research environment, from day one to beyond dissertation defense and publishing.

philadelphia Skyline

Being Pennsylvania’s largest city, Philadelphia features a wealth of diverse cultural and historical experiences to enrich your time at Drexel LeBow. Aside from Philadelphia’s place as a research hub and its convenient location between New York and Washington D.C., our hometown has much to offer. From entertainment and dining to museums and historic sites, Philadelphia is ready for you to fall in love with all it has to offer.

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Thank you for your interest in the Drexel LeBow PhD program. We look forward to connecting with you.

PhD Program Office