Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

A Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is a professional doctoral program intended for senior management and professionals to get an official acknowledgement of their extensive skills and knowledge in the business.

Quick Facts

Intake

January, May, September

Requirements

A recognised Master’s degree

Duration

Full time: 9 Semesters
(3 Years)

Overview

Details

Overview

Doctor of Business Administration

The program is focussed for working professionals who have practical experience in their fields and wish to advance their knowledge and achieve the highest-level postgraduate qualification. 

. The program is focussed for working professionals who have practical experience in their fields and wish to advance their knowledge and achieve the highest-level postgraduate qualification. 

Our DBA is split into two sections: taught component and research. In the taught component you will complete coursework on specialist business management topics. Subsequently you will undertake practical oriented research in the areas that fulfil the needs of industry.

This qualification will set you apart from other qualifications as you will be in the forefront in term of applying existing theories and knowledge to current business problems. Upon completion you will show significant improvement in your research, analytical and presentation skills that are valuable for career advancement in business and academics.

Details

Advanced Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Advanced Study in Financial Institution and Capital Market
Advanced Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility
Advanced Marketing Management
Advanced Leadership
Advanced Human Resource Management
Advanced International Accounting
Advanced Business Strategy and Policy
Advanced Business Research 1 (Quantitative)
Advanced Business Research Method 2 (Qualitative)

You may choose any of the following research areas or other areas that can be considered on case-to-case basis:

Strategic Management
Risk Management
Marketing Management
International Business
Consumer Behaviour
Corporate Governance
Human Resource Management
Entrepreneurship
Leadership

January, May, September

Full time: 3 years
Part time: 4-6 years

A Master’s degree in business with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 or equivalent
Any other qualifications will be considered by University Senate.

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