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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    Goldsmiths, University of London

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    4 years

Course summary

The Institute of Management Studies (IMS) will equip you with a sound understanding of the methods and skills necessary to conduct high-level research, using a wide range of approaches and techniques. Our research programme includes a broad training in behavioural and social science research methodologies, including the fundamentals of qualitative research and advanced level quantitative research.

You will also be encouraged to develop practical skills such as public speaking, poster preparation, scientific writing, and strategies for interacting with the media. You will meet regularly with your supervisor at every stage, and develop a structured approach to designing, executing, analysing and writing up your research. As a PhD student, you will receive training in and develop wide-ranging research skills, including: database searching and bibliographic skills; managing and analysing data; communication skills; quantitative and qualitative research methods; handling legal and ethical issues in research; research design and project management.

Tuition fees

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£ 18,900per year

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University information

Goldsmiths, University of London

  • University League Table

    68th

  • Campus address

    Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross, Lewisham, SE14 6NW, England

Join a friendly international community at a university where students and staff come from over 140 countries across the globe.
Goldsmiths is a single-site campus, so students can enjoy the best of both a campus student experience and life in London.
Goldsmiths has innovative programmes for both undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as exciting study abroad opportunities.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    43rd out of 123 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    124 57%

    58th

    15
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
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  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.93 79%

    75th

    3

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