Why Warwick Business School?

Experience independent thinking in a world class interdisciplinary environment with a PhD at Warwick Business School. Our PhD Programme combines highly relevant and structured training in the first year with close mentorship from a team of supervisors to embed you in our culture of curiosity, and help you in developing and deepening your chosen area of research.

WBS is for the people with a never-ending thirst for new knowledge and experience. You’ll have the passion to make new discoveries, the drive to test new theories and the willingness to go above and beyond. Our PhD in Business and Management will give you the opportunity to make your mark on the business landscape, by having the freedom to research a host of disciplines that shape the business world.

Our research strengths include: 

  • Accounting
  • Behavioural Science
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Finance
  • Information Systems and Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations
  • Organisation and Human Resource Management
  • Strategy and International Business

Your supervisor

Our faculty is made up of world leading experts, and with more than a third of our staff from countries outside the UK, our faculty is truly international. All our faculty are research-active, and the majority supervise doctoral research.

Throughout your PhD programme you will be advised by one or two supervisors with appropriate research expertise and interests. Your main supervisor will be nominated when you are offered a place on the Doctoral Programme; a second is chosen towards the end of your first year of study.

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