University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Doctoral Programme (WBS)

This is a programme of supervised, independent research leading to the submission of a thesis which makes an original contribution to knowledge. All our doctoral researchers are required to undertake a structured programme of research training, accredited by the ESRC, as well as working on their own research. As a doctoral researcher at WBS you can expect ideas, rigorous critical enquiry, international perspectives and practical relevance to shape your experience and your work. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with recognised experts in their field and to participate in the research activities of the School.

Entry requirements

Academic requirements for our general programme: A minimum of an upper second Class Honours degree from a British university, or an equivalent from an overseas university. Academic requirements for our PhD in Finance: A first Class Honours bachelor's degree from a UK university or equivalent from an overseas university; plus a masters degree, normally with distinction, in economics or finance. We may also consider a masters in accounting and finance or financial mathematics, with a significant finance component.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

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