Call for Application – PhD SCHOLARSHIPS –ECONOMICS 2024

We offer three PhD Scholarships for 3 years (with possible extension for one more year), starting during the 2024-2025 academic year. We are looking for students who aim at enrolling on the PhD program in Economics (University of Barcelona). The candidates must have a Master in Economics completed by summer 2024 and apply to the PhD program in Economics, University of Barcelona (


The successful candidate will develop their research under the supervision of researchers belonging to the IEB Research Programs (see fields of interest at Successful candidate will have teaching duties in applied economics at undergraduate level within the department of Economics (area of Public Economics) of the Faculty of Economics and Business (UB).


The yearly gross amount of the stipend is 17.740€ (Salary comes with full social security benefits). The scholarships also cover PhD tuition fees and travel grants for conferences.

The scholarships are funded by the Barcelona Institute of Economics (IEB).


Only complete applications will be considered. Candidates must:

Apply to PhD program in Economics (see requirements and documentation: Deadline: 15th March 2024

Send a statement of purpose to indicating in the title of the message ‘PhD Scholarships – Economics’ before the 31st March 2024.