Our PhD with Integrated Study in Management programme challenges students to make the most of their potential. Our objective is that when you graduate as an alumnus of the Business School, you will be able to enjoy international recognition for your achievements.

PhD with Integrated Study in Management at a glance

  • Study over four years full-time, with an additional 'writing-up' year available to all
  • During your first year, undertake 180 of taught courses designed to train you in the theory and methods necessary to conduct high-quality research
  • As part of a collaborative academic community, we support students with cross-disciplinary interests to find expertise, support, and supervision across the University of Edinburgh
  • We encourage our students to aim higher, presenting papers at prestigious conferences and submit articles for publication
  • Access to a wide range of professional and personal development opportunities during your studies
  • While we invite students from around the globe to join our community, we don't offer this programme online or by distance learning
Entry requirements

Find out our academic, English language, and application requirements for the PhD in Management.

Entry requirements
Programme overview

View the learning outcomes and a typical training course schedule for a first-year student.

Structure and outcomes
Fees and living expenses

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Programme costs
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Professional pathway

This route allows students to maintain their current occupational role while also studying for a PhD with the Business School.

Professional pathway option