PhD in Accounting

  • South East, All EnglandSouth East, All England


PhD in Accounting

Create research that has an impact on the areas of accounting, accountability, governance and performance management.

Working with our Accounting and Society Research Mobilisation Group you’ll enjoy a dynamic research environment and high-quality supervision. The Group specialises in research in:

  • social, environmental and ethical accountability and sustainability
  • data and analytics in accounting
  • capital market-based accounting research
  • governance and executive compensation.

Our researchers have strong academic backgrounds. They actively engage with national and international research networks and collaborations. In addition, they also have good links with the business community, Government, non-profit organisations and professional accountancy bodies.

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Entry Requirements

  • You’re normally expected to have at least a Merit (an average of 60% of overall) in a relevant Masters degree and an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree
  • You may also be considered for this course if you don’t have the academic qualifications required, but can show evidence of long-term work experience in a related area.


This programme is self-funded

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