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A DBA, or Doctor of Business Administration, is usually structured for business professionals with significant experience to advance their careers into leadership and executive positions, or to teach at a university level. DBA programs are available on a full-time or part-time basis, requiring MBA, MSc, or similar master’s degrees, unless otherwise qualified in the field as determined by the… Read more

A DBA, or Doctor of Business Administration, is usually structured for business professionals with significant experience to advance their careers into leadership and executive positions, or to teach at a university level. DBA programs are available on a full-time or part-time basis, requiring MBA, MSc, or similar master’s degrees, unless otherwise qualified in the field as determined by the admissions department.

A DBA is a research driven degree designed for the development of independent research skills for business practice. DBA candidates, whether in a traditional classroom setting or online, utilize applied research and are required to have advanced skills and competence in theory and its application to practice. DBA candidates also develop advanced leadership skills in strategic decision making and the ability to manage change. Aspects of the interconnected international business market and economy are examined, including globalization, ethics, social responsibility, and stakeholder relationships. Candidates of DBA programs can choose specialization areas such as marketing, leadership, entrepreneurship, global supply chain management, social impact management, and international business, among other options. DBA programs require a dissertation that must be defended in front of a panel of experts. The dissertation should impact and help elucidate the strategic issues faced in relevant professions and practices.

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ICADE Business School
Madrid, Spain

The DBA in Management and Technology is an executive doctoral program for senior professionals with intellectual curiosity who want to make a difference.

The DBA in Management and Technology is an executive doctoral program for senior professionals with intellectual curiosity who want to make a difference. -
DBA
Part-time
3 years
English, Spanish
Campus
 
upGrad
Atlanta, USA

Step into the highest levels of professional achievement and business mastery with the Global Doctor of Business Administration from Swiss School of Business Management, Genev ... +

Step into the highest levels of professional achievement and business mastery with the Global Doctor of Business Administration from Swiss School of Business Management, Geneva. -
DBA
Part-time
36 months
English
Online
 
Sustainability Management School
Gland, Switzerland +2 More

The main focus of research is on the innovative integration of business knowledge with sustainable development issues. Specifically, economic growth, environmental management, ... +

The main focus of research is on the innovative integration of business knowledge with sustainable development issues. Specifically, economic growth, environmental management, and social fairness are constituent parts of all DBA projects -
DBA
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 

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Hult International Business School
London, United Kingdom +5 More

Study part-time to earn the US accredited doctoral degree and accelerate your career with minimal disruption to your work and home life. New program due to launch in 2021, sub ... +

Study part-time to earn the US accredited doctoral degree and accelerate your career with minimal disruption to your work and home life. New program due to launch in 2021, subject to approval. -
DBA
Part-time
30 months
English
Aug 2022
Online
 

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GlobalNxt University
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is designed for those who are interested in applied business research. DBA programs are gaining popularity over PhD programmes and ... +

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is designed for those who are interested in applied business research. DBA programs are gaining popularity over PhD programmes and studying DBA online has its unique advantages. Doctor in Business Administration seeks to distinctively separate you from the rest. Our DBA application process has been simplified to offer faster responses to applicants of this unique DBA course. DBA Admission is open round the year for all three intakes, January, May and September. Mail us for a quick DBA overview or ask for any other information about the DBA Degree. -
DBA
Part-time
3 years
English
Online
 
Geneva Business School
Geneva, Switzerland

During years one and two of your Doctor of Business Administration (DBA), you will undertake six self-study courses through our innovative online learning platform. These are ... +

During years one and two of your Doctor of Business Administration (DBA), you will undertake six self-study courses through our innovative online learning platform. These are designed to equip you with the skills you will need for your business research project during your third and final year. Your project could focus on a real-life business situation or a problem that you are dealing with in your current work situation. It could also be a business idea that you want to explore or focus on or current ideas that are impacting the industry you are working in. Throughout your time at Geneva Business School you will be supported by the DBA Program Manager and the program team in Barcelona. In your final year, you will also receive direct support from an experienced professional from your field of interest. Once the project is complete, you will present it to a panel of experts in your field. -
DBA
Part-time
3 years
English
Online
 
Berlin School Of Business & Innovation
Berlin, Germany

The Doctorate in Business Administration has been designed in order to provide the necessary knowledge and expertise to managers and leaders of the business and industrial sec ... +

The Doctorate in Business Administration has been designed in order to provide the necessary knowledge and expertise to managers and leaders of the business and industrial sector. The doctorate combines taught modules in advanced management theory and practice along with training in the necessary methodologies and techniques to carry out doctoral research in business and management. -
DBA
Full-time
4 years
English
Oct 2021
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
European Business University
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

The European Business University of Luxembourg’s Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is a professional doctoral degree designed to enhance executive and professional pract ... +

The European Business University of Luxembourg’s Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is a professional doctoral degree designed to enhance executive and professional practice through the application of theory and research into complex issues in business and management. -
DBA
Full-time
Part-time
18 months
English
Online
 
UBIS
Geneva, Switzerland

The mission of the Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) degree is to prepare scholars and professionals to meet the needs of the fast changing business world, develop cr ... +

The mission of the Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) degree is to prepare scholars and professionals to meet the needs of the fast changing business world, develop critical thinking skills necessary to design and implement advanced business practices aimed at tackling the challenges of a complex and global economy, to further applied research with strong business impact, to devise new business practices and models. -
DBA
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 3 years
English
25 Oct 2021
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Rushford Business School
Geneva, Switzerland

The Rushford Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is a 120 ECTS credits doctoral program designed to equip business students, managers, practitioners, and leaders with high ... +

The Rushford Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is a 120 ECTS credits doctoral program designed to equip business students, managers, practitioners, and leaders with high-level knowledge, research, and analytical skills so that they can apply these personal and professional attributes to solve the most complex business problems. In contrast to programs at the master level, the DBA program focuses on the application of theory to real-world business challenges. -
DBA
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
English
01 Nov 2021
25 Oct 2021
Online
 
Mantissa College
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Programme Overview The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is a specialised professional qualification that integrates professional practise in business and industry with ... +

Programme Overview The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is a specialised professional qualification that integrates professional practise in business and industry with academic knowledge . This programme seeks to admit business leaders, senior management and rising managers who are motivated to go through formal doctoral training to solve the business problems of their organizations . Experienced practitioners could also choose to make a switch to academia or take up affiliate faculty positions at academic institutions . The DBA programme primarily focuses on theories and methodologies related to research and practice, breadth and depth of study, processes as well as best practices in business management environments. Students of this programme will develop business acumens while at the same time, enhance their overall management capabilities. -
DBA
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Touro University Worldwide
Los Alamitos, USA

Touro University Worldwide’s (TUW) Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program is designed to prepare students with the skills and knowledge to solve real-world issues in ... +

Touro University Worldwide’s (TUW) Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program is designed to prepare students with the skills and knowledge to solve real-world issues in the industry, leadership in executive positions, advance careers, and address the complexities of today’s business landscape with vision, knowledge, and clarity. Students hone their skills through application and engagement in scholarly and professional activities commensurate with the doctoral level. The program will give students a comprehensive understanding of the theories and research needed to expand competencies in their current and/or future careers, as they face the challenges and the evolving demands of today’s complex business environments. TUW’s Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) does not require a traditional dissertation. Instead, by the end of the program, you will develop a research-based doctoral project in any business and/or managerial topic of your choice that prepares YOU as the subject matter expert and thought leader in YOUR area of interest. -
DBA
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
EU Business School
Geneva, Switzerland

EU Business School’s highly competitive Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program is designed to be challenging, rigorous and stimulating and to increase managerial, lea ... +

EU Business School’s highly competitive Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program is designed to be challenging, rigorous and stimulating and to increase managerial, leadership and academic competencies. The program develops students’ independent- and critical-thinking skills, which enables them to master a specific field within the business. Students hone their research and analytical skills by completing an original, expert-level research project. -
DBA
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 5 years
English
10 Jan 2022
Campus
 
Unicaf University (MW)
New York, USA +12 More

Studying for a DBA at UNICAF University is a vibrant and lively experience, with our wide-ranging international links and commitment to professional practice. The high quality ... +

Studying for a DBA at UNICAF University is a vibrant and lively experience, with our wide-ranging international links and commitment to professional practice. The high quality of research and teaching at UNICAF University and its associated institutions has been widely acknowledged externally. -
DBA
Part-time
English
Campus
Online
 
Unicaf University (ZM)
Lusaka, Zambia

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) programme is designed for current and emerging leaders who are looking to drive systemic change in their organisation. These leader ... +

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) programme is designed for current and emerging leaders who are looking to drive systemic change in their organisation. These leaders include individuals who currently hold or are seeking managerial positions in professional organisations. The course will enable students to become efficiently equipped with all the necessary skills and knowledge in order to advance in international organizations and achieve positive results when operating in executive positions. Each Doctoral student must take a number of online modules and also complete a dissertation. Students must defend their dissertation in a "viva voce" (oral) examination which can be completed online. The viva-voce examination is an intense and challenging experience, but we offer relevant guidance and support to help our research students prepare for this important milestone. -
DBA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online