With a PhD
at Lancaster University
you will be qualified to practice accounting and to carry out related business tasks. These include teaching in legal aspects of accounting, business information systems, financial accounting, strategy implementation in accounting, business studies in accounting, managerial accounting, marketing and finance in accounting, analysing data in accounting, understanding management in accounting, research methods in accounting, ethics and standards in accounting practice, tax accounting, consulting, budgeting and auditing.
phd students: Your research area will typically have involved a broad range of issues related to accountancy and research such as corporate governance, securities analyst forecasting, agency theory, earnings management, capital market-based accounting research and management performance evaluation, to name just a few.