The Bath PhD
Professional doctorate for professional management scholars.
The Bath PhD (both full-time and part-time) enables candidates to earn both a Master in Research (MRes) and PhD in one unified programme, taking the same amount of time and for the same fee as a standard PhD programme.
The Bath PhD is designed to attract and train exceptionally qualified and strongly motivated individuals from around the world who want to excel in careers as professional business academics.
Our goal is to train tomorrow's leading management professors by ensuring all our PhD candidates graduate with both the training and the practical research skills, plus teaching experience, needed to succeed in the international job market for management academics.
In addition to providing the advantage of Bath's world-class research reputation, we achieve high job-market success for our PhD graduates through a programme that:
With these four elements of the Bath PhD, your success in a career as a management academic is assured a world-class foundation in research, scholarly, and teaching excellence.