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Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

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Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Full-time: 3 Year     Part-time: 4 Years


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. 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 busine pics. 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.

  • A Master’s Degree (Level 7, Malaysia Qualifications Framework, (MQF) in the related fields as accepted by the University Senate; OR
  • A Master’s Degree (Level 7, MQF) in non-related fields as accepted by the HEP Senate, subject to having relevant working experience* and rigorous internal assessment**; OR
  • A Master’s Degree (Level 7, MQF) in non-related fields as accepted by the HEP Senate and without relevant working experience, subject to passing pre-requisite courses***; OR
  • Other qualifications equivalent to a Master’s Degree (Level 7, MQF) recognised by the Malaysian Government.

            English Competency Requirement (International Student)

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
  • 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)
  • MAY

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