Research course

Accounting

Institution
University of Birmingham · Birmingham Business School
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMSc by research

Entry requirements

PhD: good Masters degree in relevant area, e.g. accounting, finance, banking, economics, econometrics, statistics, mathematics.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

With roots dating back to the appointment of the country's first Professor of Accounting, the group has a longstanding history of researching and teaching in the area of accounting and finance.

Our research interests cover:

    • Information systems and accounting
    • Management accounting
    • Public sector accounting
    • Financial accounting and reporting
    • Capital markets based accounting
    • Taxation
    • Corporate Finance
    • Corporate Governance

Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at one of our on-campus open days (Friday 13 November 2015 and Friday 4 March 2016). Register to attend at: www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgopendays

If you can’t make it to one of our on-campus open days, our virtual open days run regularly throughout the year. For more information, please visit: www.pg.bham.ac.uk

Department specialisms

Finance (Investments, International, Banking); Corporate Finance; Accounting (Reporting, Management, Control, Small Company)

Information for international students

International students can find details of scholarships at http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/international/students/scholarships/index.aspx

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,121 FT - £2,061 PT
International students
£15,030 FT

Please visit:

www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgfunding

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

MSc by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate enquiry service
Email
postgraduate@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Phone
0121 414 5005