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Marketing, PhD, MPhil

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University rank #296 (QS) Glasgow, United Kingdom
In the Marketing programme at the University of Strathclyde, you can study a PhD over the course of three years, a DBA also over three years or an MPhil over one year.
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Overview

Strathclyde Business School

We offer an excellent academic environment where you can pursue your research degree.

You're required to:

  • Attend the Strathclyde Business School Faculty Research Methodology Programme. Though most achieve higher, you need to gain a Certificate level. It's four modules over two to three days each. If you're part time, you'll spread these over two years.
  • Attend our Annual Away Day for PhD students. This is combined with the Annual Review, held usually in October/ November.
  • Ensure regular meetings and contact with your supervisors.

Full-time students

In the Marketing programme at the University of Strathclyde, you'll have access to computing, printing, email and office facilities. You're expected to be in the Department of Marketing on a regular basis. You'll also attend the department's research seminar series as well as other occasional workshops.

Part-time students 

You'll have hot desking facilities giving you regular access to the department. This'll help you integrate better with other students and staff. You're required to attend the department for at least ten days per year. This is on top of the Research Methodology Programme. 

Potential applicants should note that there is no dedicated distance-learning programme.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • You can apply for a postgraduate research degree at any point in the year.
  • Programme intensity

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

    Full-time Part-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

You can study for your choice of these degrees within any of our four research areas:

  • Consumption, markets & society
  • Business innovation & networks
  • Services marketing
  • Strategic marketing & analytics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    73

    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:

    6

    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

  • You'll need a first or 2:1 UK Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in a relevant marketing based discipline from a recognised academic institution.
  • If English isn't your first language, you'll also need to have a recent UKVI recognised Secure English Language Test (or a SELT) qualification.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14650 GBP per year and a duration of .
  • EU/EEA

    4327 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4327 GBP per year and a duration of .
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Rest of UK - £4,327
  • International fees are for full-time students.

Living costs for Glasgow

  • 620 - 1020 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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