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The Centre for Business in Society at Coventry University – Doctoral Degree Programmes

Coventry University

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The Centre for Business in Society (CBiS) at Coventry University is now one of the largest and most successful research centres focusing on responsible business, with over forty specialist researchers, 16 Professors and Associate Professors (Readers), more than 100 doctoral researchers, a DBA programme and a specialist research support team. Areas of research include:

  • Data and the digital economy
  • Economic development and green growth
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Sustainability and the circular economy
  • Ethical consumption
  • Responsible personal finance and financial education
  • The impact of mega events and disability sports

CBiS explores the impact of business on society.  CBiS’s four research clusters currently are examining:

  • How to reduce financial vulnerability
  • Addressing exclusion, disadvantage and waste in access to food
  • Creating access to renewable energy, the circular economy and sustainable supply chains
  • Promoting inclusion in society and communities
  • Limiting marginalisation caused by transport and mobility access challenges
  • Encouraging inclusive green economic growth
  • Understanding and mitigating digital exclusion, and much more.

Study with us… PhD or DBA

PhD Programme

CBiS have had over 100 successes in recent years. The dedicated support and expert supervision help make this such a highly rated doctoral programme. The PhD can be full-time or part-time. Contact Dr Jason Begley for more information.

DBA Programme

CBiS host a professional doctorate to allow senior executives to undertake an applied doctorate alongside their careers based on their role and remit.  Contact Dr Harjit Sekhon for more information.

To find out more, visit the Coventry University Business in Society page.

Through understanding the impact of organisations’ activities, behaviours and policies, the Centre for Business in Society at Coventry University seeks to promote responsibility, to change behaviours, and to achieve better outcomes for economies, societies and the individual.

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