University of Westminster

Course Introduction

Based within our Westminster Business School, this research programme supports research work areas including: Operations and strategic management; the impact of ICT on operations; on'line learning and assessment; supply chain management; decision support systems and expert systems; knowledge management; e'government; complexity and information systems; the applications of social media and information systems for sustainability; socio'technical issues; and social approaches to the use and development of web applications. We hold monthly research seminars as well as a doctoral colloquium where students present their work and receive feedback from senior researchers in addition to their own supervisory team.

Course Additional Entry

You will need: a minimum classification of 2.1 in a 1st degree (or equivalent); and, preferably, a Master's degree (or Master's degree pending); and (if English is not your 1st language) appropriate English language qualifications (you will normally be required to achieve minimum IELTS scores of 6.5 or equivalent). You will also need to have the commitment and motivation to undertake a sustained programme of independent and self'directed study and training as a researcher.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 - 4 years
Full Time
4 - 8 years
Part Time