The Department of Accounting and Finance at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) offers intensive 4-year, full-time PhD programmes in both Accounting and Finance.
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For details of the course structure, please visit our website.
You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
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For details of our entry requirements please visit the programme website.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
For details, go to www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/study/phd/funding
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