Call for applications – PhD Scholarship Economics

We offer two PhD Scholarships for 3 years (with possible extension for one more year), starting September 2022. 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 2022 and apply to the PhD program in Economics, University of Barcelona (

The successful candidate will develop his 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 16.400€ (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: 30th April 2022

Send a statement of purpose to indicating in the title of the message ‘PhD Scholarships – Economics’ before the 30th April 2022.