The University of Edinburgh Business School has been ranked 16th in the UK and second in Scotland according to the Power Index, which measures the quality and breadth of research, in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) assessment. Recognition in the REF adds to our success of joining the 1% of business schools worldwide to be ‘triple-accredited' from international ranking bodies, AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.
Research in Business and Management
The Business School advances knowledge through theoretical and applied discipline-based research. That research is published in top academic journals and creates impact through peer recognition, corporate and community engagement, and the support of student learning.
The Business School's research mission is to produce theory-led, practically relevant research that addresses contemporary organisational and management challenges faced by businesses, public organisations, regulatory bodies, and policy-makers.
The School has significant research expertise in the following subject areas:
• Entrepreneurship and Innovation
• Management Science and Business Economics
• Organisation Studies
The School has links with other Schools in the University, including Social and Political Studies, Mathematics and Law allowing students with cross-disciplinary interests to find expertise, support and supervision.
Successful applicants will join the PhD programme in September. For further details on the doctoral programme at the Business School please see our website http://www.business-school.ed.ac.uk/phd/programme-details
We are currently offering a number of funded places on our PhD programme commencing in September 2016. Full details on how to apply are available on our website at http://www.business-school.ed.ac.uk/phd/scholarships-funding
In any discipline within business and management:
• Business School Scholarships
• College Research Awards
• Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship (please see website for further details)
• Economic and Social Research Council Scholarships
• China Scholarship Council Scholarship
Subject specific awards
• Credit Research Scholarship
• Centre for Service Excellence Scholarships
• Strategic Resilience Scholarships
Applications for this programme are welcome from suitably qualified candidates worldwide. Deadlines vary please check our website for full details.
Some or all of the PhD opportunities in this programme have funding attached. Applications for this programme are welcome from suitably qualified candidates worldwide. Funding may only be available to a limited set of nationalities and you should read the full programme details for further information.