PhD Studentship: PhD in Management Science and Analytics

University of Southampton - Research Centres CORMSIS and CRR

Southampton Business School has studentships available for postgraduate research students admitted full-time onto its PhD programme and commencing their studies in October 2018.

The awards are available in the subject area of “Management Science and Analytics”.

Particular areas of interest include problems arising in healthcare, logistics, transportation and supply chains, project management, strategic operations, credit scoring, game theory, using a wide range of management science methodologies including mathematical modelling, optimisation, simulation and data analytics.

Research in this subject area is currently undertaken by members of the Department of Decision  Analytics and Risk and the related Centre for Operational Research, Management Sciences and Information Systems (CORMSIS) and Centre for Risk Research (CRR).

Please ensure that in the online application form you enter in the dedicated spaces:

  • The title of the research area as “PhD in Management Science and Analytics
  • For funding, that you wish to be considered for the 2018/2019 Faculty PGR Scholarship

Further Information:

  • The successful candidate will start on 1 October 2018. The scholarship will offer full tuition fee and maintenance funding for 3 years. The doctoral stipend for 2017/18 is currently £14,000.
  • This studentship is only available for full time programmes and is open to applicants from the UK, the EU and overseas.
  • As part of the application you will be required to submit a CV, research proposal, undergraduate and postgraduate degree certificates and marks’ transcripts, two academic references and proof of English language proficiency.
  • The deadline for applications is 15 February 2018. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be informed of interview arrangements between March and April 2018.
  • The awards will be allocated by end of May, with the outcome being communicated to the candidates in May.

If you wish to discuss any details of the studentship informally, please contact:

For specific research subject enquiries (i.e. research proposal):

For general programme enquiries:

For general administrative enquiries (i.e. submission of the application online, documents required, deadlines, etc.)

Postgraduate Research Admissions, Faculty of Business, Law and Art, Email: pgrapply.fbl@soton.ac.uk Telephone: +44(0)23 8059 2562.

To apply please follow the ‘Apply’ link on the following webpage:

PhD Business Studies & Management:  https://www.sbs.ac.uk/research/mphilphd-research-programmes 

Please mention reference FBLA-BUS-009 in the scholarship section of your application.

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PhD

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South East England