A foundation year for PhD students with prior research experience at masters level in any relevant subject
Designed as a foundation programme to prepare students for PhD studies, the MRes is a specialist research masters, consisting of 5 or more taught courses and a dissertation, based on your research proposal. Over 9 months at Cambridge, you will receive training in research methods and expand your academic knowledge in your chosen discipline. Lectures with world-leading faculty of Cambridge Judge Business School, one-to-one meetings with your supervisor, research seminars and independent academic literature reviews are part of your weekly schedule on the MRes.
During the programme, you will:
- gain knowledge of research methods used in management research
- develop a strong awareness of the current academic debates in your chosen discipline, and knowledge of the underlying theories of management
- understand the imperative of societal impact with management research
- gain auxiliary professional skills, like communication, presentation, writing, project management and literature review skills