Entry requirements

PhD applicants IELTS entry level at 6.5 overall with no element below 6.0.

Months of entry

September

Course content

As a MPhil or PhD student you will be supervised by academics who are part of the Research Institute for Business and Management and contribute to the sector-focused research centre that covers your research area. Our research interests include:

  • Accountability and control
  • Risk management
  • Supply chain management
  • Real estate economics
  • Innovation and change
  • Performance measurement
  • Political economy and auditing
  • Corporate reporting and compliance

As a MPhil or PhD student you will be supervised by academics who are part of the Research Institute for Business and Management and contribute to the sector-focused research centre that covers your research area.

All of our PhD students follow our Research Degree Training Programme, which provides structured training in the principles of research design, quantitative and qualitative research methods, the philosophy of knowledge, systematic and critical literature reviews, and specialist research methods. There are also opportunities for PhD students to apply for places on the European Doctoral Association for Management and Business Administration summer schools.

Special Features:

  • The Research Institute for Business and Management (RIBM) has a dedicated Centre for Professional Accounting and Finance research.
  • The doctoral training programme in RIBM was recognised as a pocket of excellence in the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2008.

Fees and funding

UK students
UK and EU students full-time £3,372.
International students
Non EU students overseas £12,500

Please check the latest Postgraduate prospectus for information on the tuition fees for each course. For further information on potential sources of funding for postgraduate students, visit www.mmu.ac.uk/study/postgraduate

Qualification and course duration

PhD by taught

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

MPhil

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries Team
Email
courses@mmu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)161 247 6969