60 months
Duration
17050 GBP/year
5630 GBP/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The Integrated PhD Finance programme from University of Essex provides a route to Doctoral study if you do not have a Masters degree or have little or no research training. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The PhD Finance programme from University of Essex enables you to spend your first year completing a full-time Masters qualification, which will equip you with the business knowledge and research skills needed to begin PhD study the following year. Your PhD will then be studied full time, over the next three years.

Features

his PhD follows a 'three paper' thesis, where you produce three research articles, framed by an introduction and conclusion. 

Your supervisors will support you to submit these papers to conferences and for publication in international journals, so you can begin to build your international research portfolio well before graduation. You benefit from strong industry links with organisations such as Invesco Perpetual and HSBC.

Programme Structure

Structure

  • EBS Integrated Programmes: Dissertation
  • Research Methods in Financial Econometrics
  • Derivative Securities
  • Asset Pricing
  • Portfolio Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will need a 2:2 degree or equivalent, in a related subject.
  • Our four year integrated PhD, allows you to spend your first year studying at Masters level in order to develop the necessary knowledge and skills and to start your independent research in year two.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17050 GBP per year during 60 months.
  • National

    5630 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5630 GBP per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Colchester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Finance
-
University of Essex

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!