Research course

Doctor of Philosophy - Faculty of Management

Institution
Bournemouth University · Faculty of Management
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

An Honours degree at 2:1 or higher and/or a relevant Master's degree. Some supervisors may ask you for additional entry requirements such as relevant work experience, evidence of written work, or previous study of a particular subject. Entry requirements may vary so it is important to discuss your application in principle before submitting a formal application.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

The Faculty of Management has a vibrant and varied research community, comprising more than 50 doctoral researchers and numerous professors who are leaders in their fields. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) results, we were rated number one in the UK for our research into tourism, based on internationally recognised research, and BU is also home to the editorial teams who edit four of the leading scholarly journals within the tourism sector - Tourism Management, the International Journal of Tourism Research, Tourism Economics, and Tourism Management Perspectives.

We work closely across the university's faculties to further research into a wide range of areas, including consumer behaviour, intellectual property management, nutrition, digital marketing, wellbeing, dementia, sustainability and foreign direct investment, among many others.

Information for international students

IELTS (Academic) 6.5 with minimum 5.5 in each component or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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For further details of fees and funding opportunities, please contact our askBU Enquiries Team.

From time to time we offer fully-funded PhD studentships.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
4-7 years months
full time
3-5 years months

Course contact details

Name
askBU Enquiry Service
Email
prospects@bournemouth.ac.uk