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Management, Ph.D.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #49 (QS) Bristol, United Kingdom
The Management programme offered by the University of Bristol encourages interdisciplinary research, drawing on a range of theories and methodologies.
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Overview

Research is central to the activities of the Department of Management at the University of Bristol. The department comprises a group of academic staff with a variety of interests and a focus on research that has practical relevance. The results of the most recent UK-wide research assessment, REF2014, rated 78 per cent of the research activity in business and management as 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent'.

Careers 

Previous graduates of the Management programme offered by the University of Bristol have gone on to careers in academia as well as to a variety of employers across the world such as: Honda, Bank of China Hong Kong, and Chinese Academy of Science. Another popular route for graduates is to pursue post-doctoral research, consultancy or enter policy-based institutions.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    We welcome applications at any time of year; early application is advised.

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 84 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Research groups:

  • Action Research and Critical Inquiry in Organisation (ARCIO Research Centre)
  • Marketing and Strategy
  • Organisation Studies/HRM
  • Operations/Management Science
  • Global Political Economy and International Business Management

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    95

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • An upper second-class or first-class honours degree in a related subject (or equivalent) and a merit or equivalent master's qualification in a related subject.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4572 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18300 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1092 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4365 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
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  • Part time fees: UK/EU £2,183
  • Channel Islands/Isle of Man: £9,365

Living costs for Bristol

  • 750 - 1260 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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