|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students, International Students|
|Funding amount:||Not Specified|
|Placed On:||23rd December 2021|
|Closes:||28th March 2022|
Do you want to join a quadruple-accredited, world-ranked Management School? We are the UK’s most research-intensive business school according to the latest Research Excellence Framework. Our programme will provide you with the skills to become outstanding researchers who can thrive in the world’s leading business schools.
The Department of Accounting and Finance at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) invites applications for full-time 4-year PhD programmes in both Accounting and Finance.
We are looking for highly motivated candidates who have an excellent first degree and outstanding Masters level degree performance. Qualifications should be in a related discipline to your intended PhD studies. We are offering full-time studentships to commence in October 2022. All studentships pay a generous living allowance and offer a fee waiver for four years.
About the departmenr and the programme:
Our internationally-respected PhD programme takes place in a friendly international community. The department is among the top 5 departments in Europe in several research fields. Our department includes editors of internationally excellent journals in accounting and finance with academics operating an open-door policy for our doctoral students. You will have access to cutting-edge databases, scientific computing facilities, IT support, dedicated office space, workshops, conferences and a vibrant seminar series. You will also gain international experience by visiting a leading US school. More information about the department can be found at: www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/accounting-and-finance.
The Department offers PhD programmes in Accounting and Finance. During your PhD, you will complete a portfolio of courses and seminars covering accounting and finance theory, econometric and statistical methods and research methodology. You will then research and write a thesis on a topic, which you are passionate about. Two subject experts will offer detailed supervision to ensure it will contribute new knowledge to the academic community. Please read our faculty webpages [www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/our-departments/accounting-and-finance/research] to see if your research interest matches to our specialisms. More details about the programme structure and requirements can be found at: www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/accounting-and-finance/research/phd.
We recruit candidates on continuous basis. To maximize your chances of receiving a scholarship, we advise all candidates to submit their application as soon as possible.
ESRC scholarships: 1st February 2022
LUMS scholarships: 28th March 2022
Contact Carole Holroyd at email@example.com for more information.
To apply go to: www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/postgraduate/apply-for-phd
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