Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA)

General

Program Description

This high-level diploma will teach the participants to conceptualize their knowledge and acquired experience and to diffuse them for sharing purposes in the form of a professional Ph.D. It fulfills the double mission of higher level education – the elaboration and transmission of knowledge.

The DBA is a diploma for professionals. As such it will be of interest to professional managers in enterprises or liberal professions who at a moment in their career would like to take a step back from their day-to-day activities and formalize their experience in specific management areas following a robust and methodical approach that uses well-proven and validated scientific methods.

Competencies

  • Understand the epistemological foundations of management science
  • Elaborate a problem on a specific theme
  • Construct a pertinent study plan for a research project
  • Build a written or oral presentation that follows academic and social science codes and standards
  • Master investigative methods and the associated statistical tools.
  • Master documentary research (internet, bibliographic databases….)
  • Understand how to use the principle databases in the research area of interest
  • Understand the major theoretical currents and the respective authors in the specific domains
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At the heart of the Mediterranean Basin, Université Nice Sophia Antipolis has developed a vivid cosmopolitan spirit. A prestigious training and research institution, a broad range of high-quality teaching programs and a privileged study environment has drawn an ever-growing number of scholars and professionals from around the world to the French Riviera. Read less