Research course

Doctor of Philosophy

University of Sydney · University of Sydney Business School

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Entry requirements

To be eligible for the position, applicants must have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, excellent academic qualifications, and a proven research experience.

Months of entry


Course content

Multiple fully-funded PhD positions at the University of Sydney Business School

The University of Sydney Business School is looking for outstanding PhD candidates in the area of Marketing to start in March 2020.

The University of Sydney Business School

The University of Sydney Business School is a world-class business school at the forefront of global business and management education. It is ranked number 15 in the Asia-Pacific region by the Financial Times, and number 31 in the world in the 2018 QS World University Rankings by subject.

The PhD program

The program is a 4-year degree that provides students with world-class training through extensive coursework and personalised supervision. Throughout the degree, students are encouraged to develop their research skills to address the most pressing business problems facing society.

Fees and funding


We offer 4-year scholarships that cover tuition fees and provide a stipend of $35,000 per annum for living costs. In addition to this stipend, scholarship recipients will have an opportunity to receive an additional amount, normally at least $10,000 per annum, in return for carrying out specific teaching duties. Details of these teaching duties will be given at the time of the scholarship offer.

To be considered for a scholarship, submit an online application for course candidature. Indicate where prompted that you wish to be considered for the Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship. Consideration for the Business School Research Scholarship will be automatic.

Applications must be submitted by 30th September 2019.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Business School’s Research Unit