Entry requirements

Good first degree (First or Upper-second class).

Months of entry


Course content

Here at the School of Management, we seek to attract and train exceptionally qualified and strongly motivated individuals from around the world.

Through Bath’s excellent world-wide research reputation, evidenced by the School's ranking in the last Research Excellence Framework (REF), we develop outstanding management scholars through a programme that:

  • Provides a comprehensive taught training in management research methods

  • Enables you to work closely with our international faculty on original scholarly research at the frontiers of management knowledge

  • Actively encourages you to present and publish your research before you graduate

  • Offers the possibility for you to gain both teaching training and some direct teaching experience

With these elements of the Bath PhD, your success in a career as a management researcher and educator is assured.

Department specialisms

Accounting; Finance; Business Economics; Strategic Management; Decision Sciences; Information Systems; Human Resource Management; International Business; Marketing; Operations Management; Organisational Behaviour; Supply.

Information for international students

IELTS score of 7.0 (International applicants).

Fees and funding

UK students
Home/EU: £4,400
International students
Overseas: £15,200 (full time)

Qualification and course duration


full time
24-48 months
part time
36-72 months


full time
12-36 months
part time
24-48 months

Course contact details

Research Administrator
01225 386714
01225 383902