Who is eligible?
The scholarships are available only to candidates of the highest academic ability who wish to study for a PhD in the areas of Accounting and Finance, Economics, Management, and Marketing. A variety of scholarships are available including fees-only scholarships and scholarships combining fees plus generous maintenance grant.
Applications are invited from both UK / EU and overseas candidates.
A successful applicant will typically have a very good undergraduate degree. They should have, or be in the process of completing, a Masters degree in a Business-related subject or Economics. Their references will attest to a history of academic achievement and future research potential.
Applications will be assessed on academic qualifications and preparedness for doctoral-level study, references, quality of the research proposal and the match of the proposal to areas of research strength within the School.
How to apply
To apply to the doctoral programme please visit the following links:
Accounting and Finance: https://pga.bham.ac.uk/lpages/COS002.htm
To find out more about the Business School Doctoral Programme, please visit: http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/schools/business/courses/doc-res.aspx
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.