Sheffield Hallam University

Sheffield Hallam University

Business and Management

Students take their research over a period of years and produce new knowledge based on justifiable methodologies that could form the basis of new business and management practices.

Entry requirements

Normally a good undergraduate degree and/or relevant postgraduate degree (generally with a dissertation mark of 60 per cent or higher); some work experience related to the research question the student wishes to explore would be an advantage; the application should show that the student has an appropriate combination of academic qualifications, professional experience and a well-considered research proposal, which should be of 4-6 pages in length and clearly set out the justification for undertaking the research. If the student's 1st language is not English they must produce evidence of competence in English: such as an IELTS score of 7.0 with 5.5 in all skills; TOEFL test with an overall score of 100 internet based, with a minimum component score of 23 in listening, 23 in reading, 26 in writing and 22 in speaking.

Assessment methods

Written thesis and oral viva examination. Students produce an 80,000 word thesis during the course of their studies.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,800 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sheffield S1 1WB Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

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Sheffield Business School
Telephone number: 
0114 225 2820