Research paper in Finance

This information is for the 2015/16 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Christian Julliard


This course is compulsory on the MRes/PhD in Finance (Route 1) and MRes/PhD in Finance (Route 2). This course is not available as an outside option.

Course content

Students produce a research paper, between 6,000 and 8,000 words, related to the student's designated major field, to be submitted at the beginning of the summer term.


There are no direct teaching hours.

Formative coursework

Feedback on progress will be provided by the student's PhD Supervisor.


Research project (100%) in the ST.

A research paper of 6-8,000 words in length (100%).

Key facts

Department: Finance

Total students 2014/15: 5

Average class size 2014/15: Unavailable

Controlled access 2014/15: No

Value: One Unit

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Self-management
  • Application of information skills
  • Application of numeracy skills
  • Specialist skills