London Business School

Course Introduction

Our PhD students receive thorough and sophisticated training in the latest research methods, equipping them for productive academic careers. Their training consists of two parts: course work to give students a grasp of research skills and the existing body of research knowledge in their field, and a closely supervised thesis.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
5 years
Full Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

Qualifications required:

  • You need an undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline, with a final grade in the top 10% of your graduating class. Most incoming students also hold a Masters degree. You must submit a Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) score that is no more than five years old. You are unlikely to gain admission with a GMAT score below 690. GRE quantitative and analytical scores should be above the 90th percentile. Two academic references. Transcripts or certified copies of university grades from all past degrees. Valid, original test of english as a foreign language (TOEFL), international english language testing system (IELTS) or cambridge score report (if required).