Research course

Business Administration

University of the West of Scotland · Business School

Entry requirements

To enter the MSc and DBA programmes you will normally be expected to hold a Masters degree in the area of business or management together with at least five years relevant management experience. If you already hold a Masters qualification in research, such as MRes, or can demonstrate equivalent knowledge and understanding, it may be possible to join the DBA stage directly. You will be required to attend four residential workshops at Henley Business School during the MSc. International students: overall IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) and no less than 5.5 in any individual component.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Delivered in association with the internationally renowned Henley Business School, the DBA at UWS is designed for senior business leaders and managers with significant experience who wish to develop their existing skills and knowledge. You will undertake world-class doctoral study for the 21st century and gain the highest level of professional qualification available in business and management.

Qualification and course duration


part time
48 months

Course contact details

Student Enquiries Team
0800 027 1000 (+44 141 849 4101 out with UK)