Kingston University

Kingston University

Business and Management

This course will study and examine the philosophical underpinnings of research designs, methods of data collection as well as data analysis and reporting. After this, they can opt to study either advanced qualitative or advanced quantitative analysis methods. Alongside these taught modules, students undertake a literature review around their proposed area of research. The literature review will inform the doctoral research design, which sets out the research to be undertaken in the PhD, if students choose to continue their studies.

Entry requirements

A Master's degree in a relevant discipline or a 1st Class Honours undergraduate degree and academic references. Students wishing to apply for the MRes as a stand alone course (not as part of the PhD) may be considered if they hold a relevant honours degree (2.1 or higher) or a relevant Master's degree.

Course modules

Modules include: Research design and data collection; foundations of data analysis and reporting; advanced qualitative research; advanced quantitative research; literature review; doctoral research design.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on written papers, literature review and doctoral research design.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

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