36 months
10000 GBP/year
10000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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In the Higher Education Management programme at the University of Bath Online, you will gain the research skills you need to address the challenges of higher education in the 21st century.

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As well as developing your leadership expertise, the Bath DBA will give you the skills you need to apply research to your own professional area.The Higher Education Management programme at the University of Bath Online brings together the latest scholarship and an applied focus on research. You'll develop a thorough understanding of how and why things happen in contemporary higher education.

You'll graduate with research skills appropriate for higher educational managers, and be better equipped to deal with the ethical and political issues facing higher education today.

What makes the Bath DBA in Higher Education Management unique

  • A specific focus on higher education management
  • Delivered by one of the UK's best business schools
  • Develop research skills relevant to higher education managers
  • Combine research with professional practice by applying your increased knowledge to your work
  • A strong global alumni network who support current students and the programme

Programme Structure

Applying your DBA research to your own organisation will allow you to:
  • understand emerging trends in higher education
  • improve national and international policy
  • establish and share best practice in management and leadership

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate-equivalent professional qualification and an advanced graduate qualification
  • Experience in a mid to senior management position in higher education

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    10000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • £10,000 a year for years one and two
  • £2,000 a year for subsequent years


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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