Research DBA track will guide you to enter academic world with the objective of publishing your work in various academic journals and conferences.
It is a practical and research-based doctoral program in business and industry which is designed for mid-career executives who have already completed the MBA (or equivalent qualification) and are looking to further enhance their practical and theoretical knowledge in the field.
The dissertation track is requiring to students to deliver dissertation/monologue thesis at the end of their DBA program.
As far as supervision of thesis research is concerned it is to be noted that the DBA thesis supervisor generally looks at the scientific work being prepared by the student, supervises it, and is committed to ensuring that quality standards of the work are being met. The supervisor is a person with the requisite academic qualification and experience in the chosen field of the thesis research.
The supervisor has expert knowledge of the field in which the student is carrying out his/her research. The Supervisor’s task is to guide the DBA student from commencement of the research through the oral presentation and defense of the completed research work (DBA viva).
Total duration for completing the DBA - Research Track programme from Swiss School Of Business and Management is two (2) academic years or less which depends on student’s motivation to deliver the thesis.
Any topic can be considered that deals with management, finance, HR or any other related themes such as:
- General management (e.g., IT Security, Sport Management, Finance Management, etc…)
- HR topics
- Business topics
- Supply chain
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- Research Methodology
- Publishing Your Paper
- Writing Research Proposal
- Research Proposal
- Software Citation Tools
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
MBA (or equivalent qualification) from a recognized higher education institution.
- A Master’s degree in management (or associated discipline) with a minimum of 2 years professional work experience.
- A Master’s degree in a field other than management (or related discipline) but with a minimum of 5 years professional work experience.
- Grade transcripts
- Your CV or resume
- ID or passport copy
- One photo
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International6500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13000 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
National6500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13000 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
Living costs for Genève
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.