The estimated tuition fee for 2017 entry to our Doctoral Programme is £4,270 for UK/EU full-time students and £2,473 for UK/EU part-time students. The estimated tuition fees for overseas students are £16,000 per year (full-time only).
Fees are for a single year of study, are normally payable at the start of each year of tuition, and are subject to change in further years of study. For information on living costs see the University's cost of living pages.
For information on funding, including University awards, please see the Graduate School pages.
Chancellor's International Scholarship
Overseas applicants are strongly advised to apply for a Chancellor’s International Scholarship.
You must have applied for the PhD Programme and indicated that you wish to be considered for this scholarship by no later than 18 January 2017. In order to apply for the Chancellor’s Scholarship, which is administered by the University, you will need to have received an offer for the programme you wish to study via the Doctoral Programme Office, WBS.
The WBS deadline for all documentation to be submitted for scholarship consideration is 18 January 2017. However, you will note from the University website that the date for uploading documents for the scholarship is 1 February 2017; this deadline relates to the scholarship application only, not the programme application.
You must have submitted all your application documents by 18 January 2017, if not before.
Overseas applicants are strongly advised to apply for a ESRC Scholarships. The ESRC have scholarships available for applicants to the PhD programme available to Home and EU students only. The deadline to apply for these is 24 January 2017. You must apply directly to the ESRC for these scholarships. Please could you also indicate in your application to the programme that you have applied to the ESRC. Details on available ESRC scholarships can be found here.
We consider applications from all areas of Business and Management, including the Warwick Institute of Employment Research (IER), and Finance.
There are a number of scholarships open to full-time applicants for the PhD in Business and Management Programme, and the PhD in Finance and Econometrics Programme, regardless of nationality.
Award holders are required to undertake some teaching and related duties up to a maximum of 110 hours per annum as part of their scholarship conditions. The scholarships normally cover fees at the Home/EU rate plus stipend for 4 years.
WBS Masters Scholarships
There are a number of scholarships specifically for current WBS students studying a WBS Masters programme and wishing to start the PhD programme in October 2017. These are open to full-time applicants for the PhD in Business and Management Programme, and the PhD in Finance and Econometrics Programme, regardless of nationality.
Award holders are required to undertake some teaching and related duties up to a maximum of 110 hours per annum as part of their scholarship conditions. The scholarships normally cover fees at the Home/EU rate plus stipend for 4 years. You must have applied for the PhD Programme and indicated that you wish to be considered for this scholarship by no later than Monday 3 April 2017.
Deadlines for applications to the PhD programme, and scholarship application deadlines, can be found here.
ESRC DTP Industrial Strategy Joint Studentship in the Midlands Graduate School
Warwick Business School and Aston Business School
The Midlands Graduate School is an accredited Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP), with the first intake of students to begin in October 2017. Midlands Graduate School is now inviting applications for an ESRC Industrial Strategy Doctoral Joint Studentship between Warwick Business School (where the student will be registered) and the Aston Business School to commence in October 2017.
We invite applications for a PhD studentship focussed on ‘inclusive innovation’. This is important as productivity improvements require both leading-edge innovation and the effective diffusion of innovations across the population of firms. Our objective is to publish a series of high level research papers and to contribute to developing effective national and local policy supports for inclusive innovation.
The application deadline for this studentship is Friday 21 July 2017.