Business Department

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Admission requirements

In general, the following requirements have to be fulfiled by candidates:

  • Excellent diploma or master's degree in a relevant discipline
  • Certificate (TOEFL, IELTS, etc.) of sufficient knowledge of the English language
  • Research proposal, which corresponds to the research areas of the doctoral programme


Please visit for further information about the specific admission requirements the website of the Newcastle Business School of Northumbria University.