About the BMRI

Business and Management Research Institute

The Business and Management Research Institute (BMRI) sits within the Business School and manages all of the research activity within the School. Professor Ram Ramanathan is Director of the BMRI.

The BMRI is committed to producing high quality research that is applied and applicable, and relevant to the needs of the business community.

The institute has a strong record in collaborative research with both UK and international partners and are committed to producing and promoting research of the highest quality.

The BMRI has six research centres.

Outside the research centres, there is considerable research activity by individuals and smaller research clusters in the areas of finance and banking, branding and marketing, entrepreneurship and SMEs, and international business.

The institute currently has around 80 research students.

Please see the Learning Resources Centre website for an overview of the University's resources for researchers.

Enquire about research degrees

By telephone
During office hours
(Monday-Friday 08:30-17:00)
+44 (0)1582 489056

By email

How to apply for a research degree

For all the information you need on how to apply for a research degree and to make sure you fulfil the entry requirements visit our 'How to apply' page

You should have a good honours degree (2:1 or above) or masters degree or equivalent in the relevant subject area.

International applicants should be aware of our English language requirements