PhD Programme

Fees and Funding

The estimated tuition fee for 2016 entry to our Doctoral Programme is £4,109 for UK/EU full-time students and £2,465 for UK/EU part-time students. The estimated tuition fees for overseas students are £15,460 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.

Overseas applicants are strongly advised to apply for a Chancellor’s International Scholarship. The deadline for your application (along with all supporting documentation) is 13 January 2016.

WBS Scholarships
These scholarships are open to full-time applicants to the General Business and Management PhD Programme and the PhD in Finance, regardless of nationality. Award holders are required to undertake some teaching and related duties up to a maximum of 110 hours per annum. The scholarships normally cover fees at the Home/EU rate plus stipend for 4 years.

The WBS Scholarship application deadline has now passed for October 2016 entry, however details of further funding opportunities can be found in the drop down below.


ESRC DTC PhD Collaborative Studentship - Understanding the Psychology of Collaboration (ESRC DTC PhD Collaborative Studentship)

Warwick Business School in collaboration with Institute for Collaborative Working (ICW)
Operations Management group

The Operations Management group, in collaboration with the Institute for Collaborative Working (ICW) are delighted to announce a studentship which seeks to provide foundations for collaboration by investigating the nexus of inter-organizational relationships and psychology. The University of Warwick is now inviting applications for an ESRC Doctoral Studentship, to commence in October 2016.

Our ESRC studentships cover fees and maintenance stipend and extensive support for research training, as well as research activity support grants. It is available only to applicants who meet the ESRC’s residency requirements.

The application deadline for this studentship is Thursday 30 June 2016.

Download the complete studentship information document.



PhD Studentship - Warwick Business School in collaboration with University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire

Applications are invited for a collaborative PhD studentship, involving Warwick Business School and University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire, starting in October 2016. The studentship includes tuition fees at UK/EU rate and a stipend of £14,296 per annum for 4 years.

The topic of the research is the question of how different models of nurse staffing and professional (and non-professional) skill mix can impact on performance outcomes and explore the implications of this for hospital level human resource management practices.

The application deadline for this studentship is Thursday 30 June 2016.

Download the complete studentship information document.

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