ADVANCED COURSES (15 ECTS)2022-10-18T15:01:50+00:00

Doctoral students must, on completion of their training, achieve 3 “advanced classes” (15 ECTS). Here is the official list of courses proposed by our doctoral school. Doctoral candidates can take other advanced courses specific to their domain at another Belgian or foreign university, with the agreement of their local doctoral committee



Découvrir la recherche qualitative par la pratique Christophe Lejeune (HEC Liège – ULiège) & Laetitia Pozniak (UMons) 5c
Applied econometrics Prof. François RYCX (ULB), Melanie Volral (UMons) & Guillaume Vermeylen (UMons) 5c
Seminar in qualitative research methods in management Prof. Anne Drumaux (ULB) 5c
Forecasting methods Prof. Cédric Heuchenne (HEC Liège – ULiège) 5c
Fundamentals of Data Science Prof. Kristof Coussement 5c
International Trade/Development     
Advanced Nonprofit Management Prof. Marc Labie (UMons) 5c
Macroéconomie approfondie Prof. Khalid Sekkat (ULB) 5c
Social Innovation Prof. Marek Hudon (ULB) 5c
Finance / Accounting 
Advanced Topics in Financial History Prof. Ariane Szafarz (ULB) and Prof. Kim Oosterlinck 5c
Textual analysis and machine learning Prof. Thomas Renault & Prof. Mathieu Picault 5c
Advanced Topics in Management Control Prof. Didier Van Caillie (HEC Liège – ULiège) 5c
Financial econometrics Prof. Olivier Scaillet (ULB) 5c
Information Systems/ Supply Chain Management/ Quantitative Methods 
Advanced Topics in Supply Chain Management Prof. Yasemin Arda (HEC Liège -ULiège) 5c
Seminar of Operations Research Prof. Yves Crama (HEC Liège – ULiège) 5c
Modèles financiers II Prof. Griselda Deelstra (ULB) 5c
Applied Marketing Prof. Sandra Rothenberger (ULB) 5c
Advanced topics in Marketing  Prof. Willem Standaert (HEC Liège – ULiège) 5c
Human resources/Organization 
Information Technology & Organizational Change Prof. François Pichault (HEC Liège – ULiège) 5c
Doctoral Seminar in Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy (SEPHI) Prof. Frédéric Dufays  and Prof. Virginie Xhauflair ( HEC Liège -ULiège) 5c
Advanced Topics in the Economics of Innovation  Prof. Bruno Van Pottelsberghe (ULB) 5c


If you want to register for an advanced course given at HEC Liège-ULiège, please cc doctorat.hec@uliege.be when contacting a Professor.


Publishing Scholarly Research Prof. Dwayne Gremler (Bowling Green State University) 4c

You may also consult the list of doctoral courses of the DSM (UCLouvain-UNamur) doctoral school or advanced courses in your domain at another Belgian or foreign university, and submit some of them to your local doctoral committee.

If you want to have more informations about DSM courses and schedules, please contact Laura Vecchiato (laura.vecchiato@uclouvain.be). 

Doctoral main courses at DSM for 2022-2023: 

Epistemology of Management 

Research Methods (3 parts)

Theories of Organizations in Management 

Communication and Writing Skills (Please take note that this course will not count as an advanced course. It will be considered as a “Tranversal skills” course).