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Key information

Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Social Sciences

Course type


Course Summary

The course has been designed to build on your management experience, skills and past academic achievement as part of a carefully considered plan. In the first taught stage you will consolidate and extend your specialist knowledge and research competence and advance your research proposal by choosing complementary masters modules from across the whole university. As well as offering a taught foundation in research methods, this DBA will also offer the opportunity to consolidate and expand on interdisciplinary and trans-disciplinary skills. In the second stage you will take your proposal forward to a full dissertation.

Different course options

Full time | Robert Gordon University | 12 months | OCT-19

Study mode

Full time


12 months

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Applicants need to have a first or upper second class honours degree from a University of the United Kingdom, or from an overseas University, or degree equivalent qualification. Applicants holding qualifications other than those above shall be considered on their merits and in relation to the nature and scope of the proposed research programme.