Entry requirements

You will need:
  • a minimum of a Masters degree with a research dissertation in a relevant subject. Applicants should have completed their Masters within the last 2 years.
Additional information:
  • IELTS 6.5 minimum 5.5 in each component)
  • 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes)
If you have any specific queries, please contact busadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry

February, June, October

Course content

Excellent research opportunities await at the Liverpool Business School, enabling you to work at the forefront of developments with leading experts.
  • Study full or part-time over three to seven years
  • Choose from a wide range of subject areas (see Details tab for more information)
  • Complete your research degree in a Faculty known for its internationally-acclaimed research
  • Explore scholarship opportunities
  • Benefit from expert supervision and researcher training
  • Enjoy excellent facilities and great employment connections
You will be allocated up to four supervisors, including a Lead Supervisor who will work with you throughout your studies and provide you with appropriate levels of support and guidance.
Throughout your studies, you will also have the support of LJMU’s Doctoral Academy which offers expert advice and guidance to those enrolled on MPhil and PhD programmes.
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Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.
Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    84 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
0151 231 5090