Ph. D. in Government and Public Transformation (DGT) Program By Tecnológico de Monterrey |Top Universities

Tecnológico de Monterrey

Tecnológico de Monterrey at Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
  • QS World University Rankings
  • QS Stars
  • Degree PhD
  • Study Level Masters
  • Study Mode On Campus
  • Duration 48 months
  • Scholarships Yes
  • Start date Sep

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The unprecedented historical circumstances of the 21st century, manifested in climate change, the effects of technological disruptions and advances in biotechnology present new challenges and dilemmas for humanity. At the national level, for example, there is a need to propose new governance schemes, the fight against poverty and corruption; We also need mechanisms to address exponential technological change and its multiple effects, for example on the future of employment, cybersecurity and technological inclusion. Students in this program will address these and other topics of public interest, having the opportunity to develop in an environment of academic excellence and simultaneously propose innovative solutions to various public problems that oppose the economic and social development of the country.

Given the above, this program seeks to generate knowledge from the field of Social Sciences and Government through high quality applied and transdisciplinary research, to create public entrepreneurship projects capable of influence some of the most relevant public transformations in the current environment, considering its challenges and opportunities. Thus, it seeks to provide a platform for the training of transformative leaders who will contribute to the solution of the most critical public problems facing our country and the world.

About University

Ranked among the top 200 universities in the world in the QS World University Rankings® 2021, the private Mexican university Tecnológico de Monterrey was founded in 1943. It offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and high school programs within the following subject areas;

  • Built environment
  • Creative studies
  • Business
  • Social sciences
  • Engineering
  • Health


Rated five QS stars, Tecnológico de Monterrey achieved full marks in the categories of internationalization, innovation, employability, facilities, and specialist criteria. Read an explanation of the QS Stars rating and what these indicators mean here.    
Tecnológico de Monterrey was ranked 40 in the world for employability in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020, with 94% of its graduates accepting a job offer within a year of graduation. 
With 26 campuses around the country, Tecnológico de Monterrey is home of more than 90,000 students and 9,500 professors. Its main campuses in Monterrey, Mexico City and Guadalajara have state-of-the-art facilities, including swimming pools and high-tech labs. Read about the university’s life campuses here. 
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