DOEFApplied Orientation

The focus of the Doctor of Finance program is to provide the candidate with an opportunity to study an applied finance problem as it manifest in the ongoing day-to-day operations of the firm and society. Candidates pursuing this degree are interested in examining finance problems from a practical and applied standpoint and developing real world applications and solutions. Students entering this program are active within the professional financial industries or intend to enter the either industry as an analyst, consultant or in a managerial capacity.


Monarch Business School is the first distance-learning business school to achieve triple accreditation by the International Standards Association (9001, 14001, 18001). Monarch Business School is a member of EFMD-The Premiere European Accreditaiton Agency, ACBSP-the Association For Collegiate Business Schools & Programs, CEEMAN-The Central and Eastern European Management Association and ACUNS-The Academic Council of the United Nations System. See our accreditation page.

Dr-Schinckus-150The Monarch Doctor of Finance ensures that the Candidate takes a deep dive into complex financial concepts and approaches. The program is geared towards the financial manager and those responsible for creating complex financial models. Advanced concepts such as econophysics are introduced to the candidate to  push them beyond the normal financial concepts and consider new leading edge approaches and theories.
Dr. Christophe Schinckus – Professor of Finance

The program has a rolling admission and be started at any time.

  • Standard Duration = 3 Years
  • Candidates may extend the program up to 6 years, extension fees apply at the same rate.
The program is completed online using the Monarch Learning Management System. During the program the Candidate should attend at least one workshop on sight at the school in order to design the research. The dissertation/manuscript must be defended at the school at the end of the program.

Program Open To

  • Graduates from accredited Bachelor & Master programs with +5 Years Management Experience;
  • Candidates with a Professional designation and +5 years managerial experience may be admitted to the program on the discretion of the Dean.

Tuition is levied on a quarterly basis in advance. All candidates may terminate a program upon 3 months written notice to the administration.

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