The estimated tuition fee for 2018 entry to our Doctoral Programme is £4,270 for UK/EU full-time students and £2,562 for UK/EU part-time students. The estimated tuition fees for overseas students are £17,050 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 Thursday 18 January 2018. 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 2018. However, you will note from the University website that the date for uploading documents for the scholarship is 1 February 2018; this deadline relates to the scholarship application only, not the programme application.
You must have submitted all your application documents by 18 January 2018, if not before. These include your research proposal, two academic references, degree transcripts (undergraduate and masters), and English language test certificate.
The ESRC have scholarships for applicants to the PhD programme available to Home and EU students only. The deadline to apply for these is 18 January 2018. 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.
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 2018. 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.
Deadlines for applications to the PhD programme, and scholarship application deadlines, can be found here.