Liverpool John Moores University
Postgraduate research opportunities in Business
The Liverpool Business School offers excellent postgraduate research opportunities. You will have opportunities to research a range of contemporary business, management and economic issues facing individuals, society and industry. Your programme route will depend on your qualifications and experience. Most students complete their PhD via progression from MPhil.
The University offers a comprehensive induction programme and a range of generic skills training. You will be allocated up to three supervisors (including a Director of Studies) who will work with you during your research. Throughout your studies, you will also have the support of LJMU's Graduate School which offers expert advice and guidance to those enrolled on MPhil and PhD programmes.
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD: You will need:
a minimum 2.1 Masters degree with a research dissertation in a relevant subject
research training relating to your chosen subject area for a PhD direct
IELTS 6.5 minimum 5.5 in each component)
58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes)
RPL is accepted on this programme
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To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic.
Final examination for the PhD is by thesis and oral examination.
To gain a PhD you are expected to show mastery of a special field and to have made an original personal contribution to the understanding of a problem, the advancement of knowledge, or the generation of new ideas. Examiners will expect you to be at the forefront of understanding in your chosen topic.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Fee locale||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,300 (Academic year)||Home/EU||1 2 Years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 11,630 (Academic year)||International||1 2 Years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,150 (Credit)||Home/EU||24 48 Months|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 5,815 (Academic year)||International||24 48 Months|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,300 (Academic year)||Home/EU||2 4 Years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 11,630 (Academic year)||International||2 4 Years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,150 (Academic year)||Home/EU||36 84 Months|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 5,815 (Academic year)||International||36 84 Months|
|Master of Philosophy - MPhil||Part-time||January 2019||4 Years|
|Master of Philosophy - MPhil||Full-time||January 2019||2 Years|
|Master of Philosophy - MPhil||Part-time||June 2019||4 Years|
|Doctor of Philosophy - PhD||Full-time||June 2019||48 Months|
|Master of Philosophy - MPhil||Full-time||June 2019||2 Years|
|Doctor of Philosophy - PhD||Full-time||January 2019||48 Months|
|Doctor of Philosophy - PhD||Part-time||January 2019||84 Months|
|Doctor of Philosophy - PhD||Full-time||September 2019||48 Months|
|Doctor of Philosophy - PhD||Part-time||June 2019||84 Months|
|Doctor of Philosophy - PhD||Part-time||September 2019||84 Months|
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