Marketing PhD - 2019 Entry
Full time 36 Month(s)
Would you like to join one of the largest groups of marketing academics in the UK? Become a part of the most research-intensive business school in the UK, according to the latest Research Excellence Framework, where we have a lively research ethos and seek doctoral students who can build on our success.
Our research interests are particularly focused within specialist areas including Business Marketing; Consumer Culture Studies & Theoretics, Consumer Behaviour Research; Market Change; Bottom of the Pyramid Markets; and International Marketing. We also run the Centre for Consumption Insights, which is a platform for our staff to engage in specialist research that centres on the transformative aspects of consumer research and consumption-related phenomena of pertinence to culture and society.
As a member of this PhD programme, you will have access to state-of-the-art databases, dedicated office space, scientific computing facilities, and IT support. We offer a research training seminar series, workshops and conferences to create the ideal environment for innovative thinking.
Many of our staff work closely with marketing practitioners. This allows us to make sure our research is relevant to commercial and public-sector organisations, as well as to the academic community. You will receive support by a specialist supervisor as you research and write your thesis.
In addition to your thesis, an oral examination will form an integral part of the assessment of your doctoral research.
Entry requirements: A UK Masters degree with a minimum of 65% overall and 65% in the distinction element, or a non-UK Masters degree, graded at the equivalent level
IELTS: 7.0 or equivalent (minimum element scores apply).
Assessment: Original research and thesis.
Funding: All applicants should consult our information on fees and funding.
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