Research course

Accounting

Institution
University of Sussex · School of Business, Management and Economics
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

A Masters degree. Long-term work experience in a related area may be considered as a suitable alternative.

Months of entry

January, September, May

Course content

Create research that has an impact on emerging agendas in business, education and government. You’ll work with expert faculty who focus on the practical problems relevant to market practitioners and policy-makers.

We develop innovative risk and pricing models that are used in the industry, most recently we have contributed to the improvement of the design and pricing of complex financial products. Our contributions have led to improvements in the risk management of popular financial innovations such as variance swaps.

Information for international students

English language requirements

Find out about other English language qualifications we accept.

English Language Support

Don’t have the English language level for your course? Find out more about our pre-sessional courses.

Additional information for international students

We welcome applications from all over the world. Find out about international qualifications suitable for our PhD degrees.

Visas and Immigration

Find out how to apply for a student visa

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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Scholarships

Our aim is to ensure that every student who wants to study with us is able to despite financial barriers, so that we continue to attract talented and unique individuals.

Postgraduate Masters Loan

MPhil students might be eligible for a Postgraduate Masters Loan. This is not available for students registering for a PhD.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
48 months

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Business, Management and Economics
Email
bmec-pgr@sussex.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1273 678169