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Business and Management

Research areas include: Accounting; finance and economics; sports business; information systems; organisations and society; marketing and strategy; operations management; management science and statistics; organisational behaviour and leadership.

Entry requirements

1st class or upper second class undergraduate degree.

Masters degree is preferred but not essential. However, applicants without a Masters degree should provide evidence of previous research methods training.

APEL – We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.

The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from parts of your course.

Two forms of APL may be used for entry: the Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning (APCL) or the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL).

English Language requirements

Overall IELTS score of at least 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any one element.

We offer four entry points – October, January, April and July. Applications can be submitted at any point within the year.


International students are welcome to apple, please contact the department for fees.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc (Research) Full time £ 4,195 (Academic year) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc (Research) Part time £ 2,098 (Academic year) Home/EU 2 Years
MPhil Full time £ 4,195 (Academic year) Home/EU 1 Years
MPhil Part-time £ 2,098 (Academic year) Home/EU 2 Years
PhD Full time £ 4,195 (Academic year) Home/EU 3 Years
PhD Part time £ 2,098 (Academic year) Home/EU 5 Years

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