Finance PhD

Heriot-Watt University

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( 4.1) 920 reviews


Course info

The Finance PhD course is focused around our Centre for Finance and Investment which is at the forefront of research and practice in finance and investment management with a strong emphasis on engagement with industry and is particularly focused on the areas of financial markets and corporate finance. Much of our output tackles real-world financial problems. Through collaboration with our industry-based advisory group we ensure that our research remains relevant to the sector and is practically... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Edinburgh Campus | 42 months | SEP

Key stats

Uni rankings

Accounting & Finance
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
110th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
35th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
23rd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
42 months

Tuition fees

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£4,256 per year
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£14,520 per year
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Latest Finance / Accounting (General) reviews

Finance / Accounting (General)
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Sasha
22 Nov 18

Uni has been both fun and stressful, sometimes it so hard to find time to do everything, but the pros outweigh the...
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Filppos
05 Feb 17

International Accounting and Finance MSc

1) High quality teaching 2) Excellent infrastructure 3) Experienced and willing to help...

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How Finance / Accounting (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 36 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 56%
3 star 13%
2 star 8%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 920 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 57%
3 star 14%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

Heriot-Watt University

Riccarton
Edinburgh
Edinburgh, City Of
EH14 4AS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Curriehill  0.4 miles away

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