Postgraduate research

As a globally-connected and research-led school, we have a thriving multidisciplinary research community. Our research programmes encourage teamwork across multiple academic subjects and we offer a wide range of PhDs.

Our collaborative research environment means you can learn from peers, experts and business leaders. You can make a difference to our academic excellence, enhancing your research abilities and making a contribution to wider society. In REF 2021, 80% of our research impact in Business and Management Studies was classed as world leading or internationally excellent. Join us to make an impact with your research, helping to solve current issues through innovative solutions that make a lasting difference. Through our network of international partners, you can work with peers globally to enhance the reach of your research.

You can take a PhD in the following areas:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Behavioural Science
  • Business and Management
  • Economics
  • Marketing and Retailing

Find out how to apply for a research degree.