PhD programme overview

Our doctoral programmes are designed to develop exceptional researchers with skills that have applications far beyond the research arena.

Studying for a PhD will be a life-changing experience that will improve your understanding, not just of modern business and management issues but of yourself and your way of working.

At Alliance Manchester Business School, you can pursue a PhD in Accounting and Finance, Business and Management, and Science, Technology and Innovation Policy.

Our doctoral programmes offer you:

Academic rigour: Gain a deeper understanding of your chosen subject area with a challenging combination of research training and supervised research

Wide variety of research interests: Our academic researchers are specialists in areas of business and management disciplines, from finance to organisational psychology

Outstanding supervision: Benefit from a professional and challenging relationship with your supervisory team

Internationalism: Benefit from a culturally diverse learning environment with staff from over 40 countries and students from over 100 different nationalities

High quality peers: Study alongside some of the brightest and ambitious minds

Resources: Access to an international research environment, inside and outside of the School

Networking opportunities: Gain access to an international network of students, staff and more than 24,000 alumni across the globe