University of Bolton

University of Bolton

Supply Chain, Business Information Technology, Music and Creative Industries Management

Research supervision at the Centre is available in the following areas: supply chain management; global logistics; information systems for supply chain and logistics; use of open systems in business and management; information systems and management; strategic exploitation of information communication technology; e-business; strategy; knowledge management; operations management; process modelling; SME research; risk management; virtual learning environments (VLEs); music and creative technologies business.

Entry requirements

For the MPhil applicants should have at least an Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject; for the PhD applicants should also have a Master's degree in a relevant subject; for 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 is required; interview which may be online or over the telephone for international applicants.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Part-time - 2 years
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 4 years
MPhil Full-time - 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