University of Bath School of Management University of Bath School of Management


Research Degree Programmes -
The Graduate Division

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The School of Management is a leading international centre for management research. The Times Higher Education's REF rankings external website placed us 8th in the UK for business and management studies.

The School is one of only a handful of business schools with the UK Government's elite Doctoral Training Centre status from the Economic and Social Research Council.

We offer a range of research programmes as outlined below.

The Bath PhD Programme page

A world class PhD from a world class University. The programme offers a full suite of professional academic training for professional management scholars.

A recognised world-class research training for those seeking successful careers as management researchers and academics. Open to both very exceptional bachelor and existing master degree holders. Duration 3-4 years full-time.

DBA in Higher Education Management Programme page

One of the only programmes of its kind, this innovative doctoral degree is designed to meet the needs of senior academic and professional staff working in HE institutions, agencies or governments.