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

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

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Department specialisms

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

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

UK students
£4,320 FT - £2,160 PT
International students
£18,360 FT - £9,180 PT

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc by research
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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