University of Bolton

University of Bolton

Business Management Specialisms

This programme is intended for professionals, graduates and career-minded individuals seeking to develop as a managerial, industrial, or an academic professional in their chosen field of study; research supervision is available in the following areas: accounting and finance; law; information systems and management; strategic exploitation of information communication technology; e-business; strategy; marketing and e-marketing; human resource management; organisation and change; management practice; entrepreneurship and SMEs; online UK customer behaviour; e-business project management; e-banking.

Entry requirements

For the MPhil: Upper 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1) in a relevant subject; for the PhD: a Master's degree in a relevant subject; applicants who have not studied their previous qualifications in English: a TOEFL score of at least 575 (written)/230 (computer-based) or an academic IELTS score of at least 6.5; normally, candidates are required to attend an interview; for international applicants the interviews are conducted over the internet or by telephone.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bolton Bolton BL3 5AB North West

Key information

Telephone number: 
01204 903903