Graduate Programs in Business

DBA Admissions Requirements

Academic Qualifications

Candidates should have or expect to hold a Master's degree in management (MBA, MA, MSc or equivalent) or in a related discipline from a recognized institution.

Professional experience

Candidates should also have management experience of at least 5 years professional managerial experience, combined of pre- and post-Master’s work.

Language requirements

The DBA workshops are conducted in English. Students whose first language is not English or who have not already studied successfully in an English-speaking environment will be required to provide evidence of advanced proficiency to that demonstrated by an IELTS score of 6.5 or paper-based TOEFL score of 580 or computer-based TOEFL score of 233.

Acceptance to the program will be based on the following:

  • A complete application submitted by the application deadline.
  • An interview with the Program Director (face to face interviews or online interviews).
  • Interviews in person are preferred, but can also be done exceptionally by telephone.
  • The final validation by the Admission Board.