The role of Accounting, Banking, Economics, Finance, Management Studies (PhD/MPhil) at Bangor University through put is amongst the highest in the UK. In the most recent Research Assessment Exercise (RAE), Accounting and Finance within the Business School has been rated as the best in the UK for the quality of research conducted by its staff, and we also have ESRC recognition for our research training (MA to PhD) in Banking and Finance.
The current and recent PhD students are a lively and friendly community. Their areas of research interest are as diverse and interesting as their backgrounds.
You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
Accounting and Finance with specialisations in:
Banking with specialisations in:
Economics with specialisations in:
Business and Management Studies with specialisations in:
You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
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.Take IELTS test
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Minimum required score (Grade C):
The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.
Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.
For PhD: Master's degree in a relevant subject. Normally, a distinction in your Masters Degree is a requirement.
For MPhil: First or upper-second class degree in a relevant subject, such as economics, finance, accounting, business or management.
If your native language is not English, you must provide satisfactory evidence that you have an adequate knowledge and understanding of written and spoken English:
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