Doctor of Business Administration

General

Program Description

DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

The DBA programme is designed to prepare future managers with the in-depth knowledge and research skills in the business administration and management fields. Comprehension, evaluation, and creation of new knowledge are some of the areas covered in the programme to develop and enhance your leadership capabilities. Furthermore, you will gain a better understanding of not only theories and methodologies, but best practices in your chosen field of research.

This programme is a combination of coursework and research-based programme that provides you with the methodological and analytical tools required for executing research and creating knowledge. This 3-4 year programme can be done on a part-time or full-time basis - both modes are ideal for working adults. Intake is open every February, May, July, October, and December.


HIGHLIGHTS


• Fastest growing Graduate School [6] in the region with 300 research students within 3 years.

• Any discipline in Business and Management is accepted

• There’s no proposal at the point of entry. Why? We want to assist you in coming up with research proposal together

• AeU will outsource to local or international supervisor – to suit your needs

• Attendance for research workshops and/or colloquia is not compulsory

• Close monitoring process is our main focus


ENTRY REQUIREMENTS


• Possess a Masters Degree in relevant fields approved by AeU Senate OR

• Other qualifications recognized by AeU Senate.



FAST FACTS


Modes of Study:

  • Part Time
  • Fully Online
  • Blended Learning


Duration: 3-4 years


No. of Semesters: 12 (1 semester is 4 mths)


Frequency of Tutorials / Research Workshops / Colloquia (Optional): Once a month – Saturday & Sunday


Supervisor: Provided by AeU

MQA Accreditation: PA 9673


EPF & HRDF Claimable (Malaysians Only): YES


LEARNING OUTCOMES


• To equip you with advanced skills and competencies to overcome challenges and manage changes in the work environment

• To nurture skills in understanding, evaluating and creating new knowledge within your profession and therefore encouraging contribution to the development of professional practice in Business Administration

• To enhance your capabilities in leadership

• To increase appreciation of research implications and effectively convey research findings

• To develop in-depth understanding of theories, methodologies, and practices in the chosen area of research


CORE SUBJECTS


• Organisational Leadership

• Advance Economic Analysis

• Advanced Accounting and Finance

• Strategic Marketing

• Advanced Statistic

• International Business

• Business Strategy and Policy

• New Business Venture

• Research Methodology 1

• Research Methodology 2

Last updated February 2018

About the School

Asia e University (AeU) is a dual-mode (residential full time and online distance learning), the international university set in Asia, by Asians for Asia under the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). Its ... Read More

Asia e University (AeU) is a dual-mode (residential full time and online distance learning), the international university set in Asia, by Asians for Asia under the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). Its establishment is an initiative of Malaysia, as the prime mover for dual mode learning, with the support of 31 ACD Member Countries as confirmed at the Islamabad 2005 and Doha 2006 ACD Ministerial Meetings. AeU collaborates with global educational institutions to offer quality, affordable and marketable programmes through e-learning. Our cross-border and cross-culture programmes have attracted high numbers of postgraduates from around the world. AeU is also the main facilitator of the Asian Credit Transfer System (ACTS) - the mutual accreditation of academic programmes among Asian educational institutions. The ACTS is a part of AeU's CSR efforts in narrowing the digital divide among Asian communities. Focused on personalised learning on demand, AeU provides education for working professionals in search of flexibility, innovation and creativity in their educational needs. Vision To be a leader and a premier educational hub in the promotion of affordable and quality dual mode learning in Asia. Mission To work in collaboration with universities, institutions and corporations, drawing upon their collective expertise, prestige and resources to provide quality Higher Education and Lifelong Learning. Objectives Provide academic programmes of international reputation by capitalising on the expertise and prestige of collaborating institutions. Provide students with access to relevant, affordable, cost-effective, flexible education, and training programmes. Develop appropriate pedagogical strategies and technologies to strengthen students' critical thinking, creative abilities, and communication skills. Ensure that all programmes and courses meet the quality benchmark established in the policies and standard e-learning best practices among member institutions. Core Values Empowerment: We inspire trust and cultivate responsibilities in order to create value for our clients Excellence: We aspire to excel in our services and are committed to continuous improvement Integrity: We strive to maintain the highest ethical standards and professionalism Creativity: We constantly seek new new and innovative ways to do things Professionalism: We inculcate the highest standards in carrying out duties and tasks Read less