University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Accounting and Financial Management

Researchers' work relates to real economic and professional concerns and is regularly published in leading journals and monographs; the expertise and enthusiasm of the researchers is channelled into the postgraduate research degree programme, where staff and students work closely together to produce rigorous and topical research.

Entry requirements

A second-class honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or a master's degree in an appropriate subject, including accounting, business or a social science. Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Research areas: Financial reporting review panel; auditor independence; audit market concentration; auditor liability; impact of globalisation on financial reporting and auditing standards; accounting and auditing in the sme sector; asb's statement of principles; interactions between finance directors, audit committee chairs and audit partners; professional regulation; corporate governance; strategic management accounting and control; performance measurement; accounting communications; charitable organisations; the role of the management accountant in the 21st century.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,700 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 - 6 years
PhD Full-time February 2017 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time February 2017 GBP 9,700 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time February 2017 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time February 2017 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time February 2017 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time February 2017 - 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Research Team - Portsmouth Business School
Telephone number: 
023 9284 4032