What next?

We aim to attract the brightest minds onto our doctoral programmes. Our rigorous selection process ensures that, if successful, you will be studying alongside an international cohort of high calibre, high achieving professionals.

Next Steps

You should make your application online.

Alongside your online application you will need to send us:

  • A 3,000 word research proposal, outlining the research you are interested in, demonstrating the originality and quality of your ideas
  • Evidence of your academic qualifications
  • Evidence of your previous English language proficiency
  • Academic references

When we receive your application, we will review it and may invite you for interview (face-to-face at the school or by telephone) with a potential supervisor.

For an informal discussion about your application, please contact a member of our doctoral programmes admissions team at mbs-pgresearch@manchester.ac.uk

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