Research course

Management Science

Lancaster University · Management Science

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


Course content

The Management Science PhD is one of the largest in the world with approximately 70 current students. We are interested in students who wish to undertake research in any subject area of Management Science and welcome contact even before you have identified a suitable research topic. Fully qualified applicants may embark directly on PhD or MPhil programmes, but for those who need further training we have MRes and MSc options, which can be used as a route to PhD.

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
36-48 months

Further details of qualification

(part-time option also available)

Course contact details

+44(0)1524 593840