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  Doctorate in Business Administration - DBA


University of Derby    College of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Part time January, March Prof Doctorate, Other 4-6 years part time 31 January 2025
Business & Management (5)

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Embark on a transformative academic journey with the Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) at the University of Derby. Tailored for accomplished professionals, this part-time programme offers a practice-based approach to earning a prestigious research degree. The DBA empowers you to cultivate and implement original business insights, enriching not only your career but also benefiting your organisation and industry. With a focus on enhancing research skills and critical analysis, the programme ensures you can seamlessly integrate evidence into practice. What sets the Derby DBA apart is its flexibility, allowing you to pursue your studies without disrupting your career. The programme's structure includes taught sessions and independent research projects, all supported by expert supervisors. To qualify, applicants need a relevant master's degree or equivalent professional experience. Elevate your professional profile and contribute to your field with the Derby DBA – the gateway to academic excellence and career advancement.

About the course

Aimed at high-achieving professionals, our part-time Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) provides an exciting practice-based route to a research degree. It enables you to create and apply original business and management knowledge in ways which will benefit your organisation, industry and profession as well as your career.

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Entry Requirements

The programme seeks to admit highly capable individuals able to demonstrate motivation, interest and aptitude for doctoral level study with interests in business and management research. Both home and international applications are encouraged.

Applicants should have a masters degree in a relevant field. A good first degree may be considered instead of a masters
Applicants should have at least three years professional experience
Where English is not the first language, applicants may need to provide the minimum English qualification IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 5.5 in each component).


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