Our PhD in Management Science and Analytics will allow you to develop an in-depth knowledge of the subject as well as advanced techniques that will improve the understanding and practice of management and decision making. This highly analytical programme, integrates management science, decision analysis, business modelling, and data analytics.

PhD in Management Science & Analytics at a glance

  • Study over three years full-time or six years part-time, with an additional 'writing-up' year available to all
  • 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

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Entry requirements
Programme overview

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Structure and outcomes
Fees and living expenses

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Programme costs
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