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Financial Management PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships

We have 11 Financial Management PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships

Financial Management is a challenging and exciting field which encompasses everything from macro-economic policy to portfolio construction. A PhD in Financial Management will enable you to research financial theory and apply the latest analytical methods to real-world problems.

What is it like to do a PhD in Financial Management?

Doing a PhD in Financial Management you will spend most of your time researching a specific area of finance under the guidance of an expert supervisor. You will also have the opportunity to network with other researchers in the finance sector to gain a wider perspective of the field.

Possible research areas include:

  • Derivatives pricing
  • Quantitative finance
  • Financial literacy
  • Retail financial services
  • Private equity
  • Inflation and asset pricing

Some departments will also offer graduate training modules to support first-year PhD students.

Entry requirements for a PhD in Financial Management

The minimum entry requirement for a PhD in Financial Management is usually a merit or above in a Masters degree in a related subject.

PhD in Financial Management funding options

Most UK PhDs in Financial Management have funding attached, meaning that you will automatically be awarded tuition fee coverage and a living cost stipend depending on your subject and academic level.

However, it is possible to apply for a self-funded PhD in Financial Management, though these are much less common.

PhD in Financial Management careers

Financial services is one of the largest industries in the world and is always looking for bright and innovative minds. Having a PhD in Financial Management, you may choose to apply for a career in finance with a financial services firm or bank, or go into academia.

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Financial Engineering: Modelling and Methods

This project will explore the utility of various mathematical models within common financial instruments. If you are interested, then please complete an application to the PhD in Applied Mathematics. Read more

Responsible FinTech: Risks and Governance Implications of Financial Technology

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As new and rapidly developing technologies hold incredible promise for the advancement of human welfare, they also hold the potential to generate more inequality and more insecurity (UN, 2018). Read more

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Study a PhD at the University of Bradford and contribute new and significant knowledge to the field of business and management. Read more

Accounting and Financial Management PhD Opportunities

This postgraduate research programme offers PhD or MPhil supervision in the area of accounting. About the Programme. Join high calibre doctoral students from all around the world and study at a triple-accredited global business school. Read more

Business Administration Ph.D.

The Ph.D. in business administration is designed to inspire and train scholars to identify, investigate, and solve novel business challenges that influence business and society, particularly, those that are triggered by technological changes. Read more

Faculty of Economics and Administration, Masaryk University

The Business Economy and Management programme provides an in-depth exploration of various aspects of the field, equipping students with the knowledge and skills needed to navigate the complex world of commerce. Read more

Functional Data Analysis in Finance

In Functional data analysis (FDA), the variable of interest can be naturally viewed as a smooth curve or function, rather than scalars in univariate analysis or vectors in multivariate analysis. Read more
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