Research course


University of East Anglia · Norwich Business School

Entry requirements

For entry on to the MPhil or PhD programme, we would normally expect an applicant to hold a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent, and a good Masters degree or equivalent, in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The current themes for supervision in the Norwich Business School are:

  • Accounting, finance and governance
  • Business regulation
  • Employment systems and institutions
  • HRM, organisational psychology and behaviour
  • Innovation, technology, operations management
  • Marketing, entrepreneurship, business strategy

Information for international students

English entry requirements are: IELTS 7.0 overall (with a minimum of 6.5 in all components) or equivalent qualification. All new postgraduate students from non-EU countries are likely to secure single accommodation in their first year.

Fees and funding

UK students
4,052 per annum
International students
13,550 per annum

Studentships may be available for exceptional candidates. Please see the below links for further details.

Please note that studentships are normally available for the October intake only.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
72 months


full time
24 months
part time
48 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Research Service
+44 (0) 1603 591 709