Research Degrees

  • Research Degrees

    A research degree at Oxford Brookes Business School gives you the chance to become an expert in your field in one of the most famous cities for learning.

    As well as providing a foundation for a successful academic career, a research degree can increase your opportunities for employment and career progression.

    We currently have a diverse cohort of students, from all over the world with both academic and professional experience. We welcome applications from a wide range of backgrounds.

    You will experience a high quality research degree programme in a lively and supportive environment.

    The expertise in the faculty means that you can choose to study a range of topics within business and benefit from links with the Oxford School of Hospitality Management.

    We offer the following research degrees:


    Studying for an MPhil/PhD is a considerable but rewarding challenge. It is an opportunity to become an expert in your chosen topic and to make both an academic and practical contribution to knowledge.

    Doctor of Coaching and Mentoring (DCM)

    This part-time programme is aimed at experienced professionals seeking to extend their knowledge and understanding of coaching and mentoring. It has been designed to develop skills and confidence in providing facilitation and consultancy, as well as competence in research and evaluation.

    Find out more about how to apply for a research degree at Oxford Brookes Business School.