Research course


Lancaster University · Graduate Management School

Entry requirements

A UK Masters degree with a minimum of 65% overall and 65% in the dissertation element, or a non-UK Masters degree, graded at the equivalent level.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) offers a cross-disciplinary PhD in Management, which allows you to take advantage of the School’s research strengths across departments. Candidates registered on this programme undertake research that encompasses two or more academic departments at LUMS and allows a flexible breadth of coverage and methodological approaches. The PhD in Management provides extensive research training in the first year, with follow-on training in subsequent years, and is accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).

Information for international students

IELTS 7.0 or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months

Course contact details

(0)1524 594705