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Doctor of Business Administration DBA

Doctor of Business Administration DBA

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Study mode

Part time

Duration

4 years

Start date

MAY

Key information
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Qualification type

DBA - Doctor of Business Administration

Subject areas

Database Administration Business Administration

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Overview

If you are a middle or senior manager our Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) course is designed so that you can study part-time while you work and carry out research project based on your professional practice settings.

On this course you will carry out advanced research into a key aspect of business administration, underpinned by a series of taught modules. The aim of the DBA is to produce independent researchers who can make an original contribution to knowledge in Business Administration.

Career progression

Studying for a doctorate will help you to develop research skills and evidence-based practice within your professional area. A doctorate qualification can help you to develop your role in your current career, secure a promotion or facilitate a career change. Completion of a professional doctorate will also allow you to progress into a postdoctoral research role.

Modules

Executive Leadership: Critical Reflection & Perspectives - Core
Connecting Research and Practice - Core
Evaluating Data in the Professions - Core
Methods of Professional Enquiry and Research - Core
Professionalism in Social Context - Core
Strategic Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice - Core
Connecting Research and Practice - Core
Strategic Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice - Core
Methods of Professional Enquiry and Research - Core
Evaluating Data in the Professions - Core
Executive Leadership: Critical Reflection & Perspectives - Core
Professionalism in Social Context - Core
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Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£3,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£6,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You will normally need: a master’s Degree with Merit or Distinction or equivalent in the relevant field of study; a minimum of two years' full-time work experience in supervisory/managerial roles that are relevant to the subject you wish to study; to be currently employed in a professional capacity in a field related to Business Management.

University information

The University of West London (UWL) is based in the heart of one of the UK’s most successful business regions, with a number of global organisations such a GlaxoSmithKline and Sky based locally. The University offers postgraduate courses in subjects ranging from nursing to music. Known as the ‘career university’, there is an impressive graduate employment rate, with courses specifically designed to enable students to secure work after...more

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