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Placement Page

Discover where our PhD alumni continue their journey...

PhD in Management Career Placement

Our PhD programme alumni work across the world at some of the world’s leading academic institutions.

The Department of Management actively supports its graduate students in job market placement. We are ambitious in our objective to make a significant contribution to the next generation of academic leaders in the field of Management and hold a successful history of placing our students in world leading institutions and business schools including:

  • Aalto University
  • Bocconi University
  • Harvard Business School
  • Judge Business School , University of Cambridge
  • Kings College London
  • London School of Economics and Political Science 
  • Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
  • The Rotterdam School of Business
  • University of Oslo
  • University of Exeter

Students have the support of their Faculty Group, their supervisors and our specialist career advisors for research students in LSE Careers and the LSE’s PhD Academy. Our PhD programme alumni have gone on to hold important positions within their institutions and research centres, including Assistant Professors, Professors, Course Directors and Heads of Department.

As a research-led department of management ranking #2 in our field, our MRes/PhD and MPhil/PhD programmes are an integral part of the academic environment at LSE, producing doctoral graduates of the highest quality. Our graduates have also moved onto leadership positions in their careers in Public Policy, Marketing, Information Technology, Business and Finance.