Learning and assessment
Assessment strategies include individual papers, individual projects and reflective essays.
The development of the doctoral thesis will be guided by two supervisors and the assessment includes Viva Voce.
Support for you personally and in your programme of study is provided both by the University and the PhD programme team.
We are a small, dedicated and friendly law school, allowing our academic and support staff to get to know students personally and offer individual support and teaching.
We make sure that your time with us is as rewarding as possible and we will do everything we can to help you reach your potential.
You will be allocated a personal tutor who is someone with whom you will be able to talk about any academic or personal concerns.
Colleagues responsible for the administration of the PhD are available to help you with day-to-day queries about the programme.
The programme team is committed to continuous improvement of the PhD programme.
Student feedback plays a critical part in the monitoring, review and improvement of the programme.
Research-active staff undertake world-leading research addressing management and organisational issues.
In the 2014 Research Assessment Framework, 65% of our research was judged internationally recognised or world-leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour.
Almost 90% of our research demonstrated considerable impact on business practice and policy.