Welcome to the Premier IB Academy

The Academy of International Business – the premier academic organization of IB scholars – has partnered with select Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBERs) and the Leeds University Business School to deliver formal instruction and professional development opportunities to doctoral students interested in becoming International Business experts.

Headquartered at the Academy of International Business and with partner universities worldwide, the AIB-CIBER Doctoral Academy gives you the global perspective you need to become a world-class researcher and teacher in international business.

Get the Benefits of Becoming a Global Researcher

  • Join a global platform that delivers in-person and online training.
  • Access to a range of Ph.D.-level training modules and workshops, including content and methods-focused instruction from world-class experts.
  • Connect with like-minded doctoral students across the world.
  • Build a foundation of knowledge in International Business and develop the strong scholarly network needed for a successful international academic career.
  • Attend the premier global conference for international business academics.
  • Earn an official certificate of completion to showcase your exceptional knowledge of IB.

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