Awarding Bodies, Partners & Academic Direction:
University of Gloucestershire
The DBA programme from the University of Gloucestershire is a professional doctorate for senior professionals looking to advance their career by enhancing their leadership capabilities. The programme also assists any professionals wanting to develop their thinking and research skills to doctoral level across key contemporary management areas. The programme is ranked 21st in the Global DBA Rankings Euro 2019.
Academic Course Leader
Dr Douglas Yourston is a Senior Lecturer and the DBA Course Leader. As an academic, he teaches and specialized in Business Management, Hospitality & Tourism Management at undergraduate and post-graduate / doctoral levels, and has extensive past and current business experience in Europe and Asia.
Complete the 4 taught modules as follows:
|1||DB8001: Reflective Professional Development|
|2||DB8002: Systematic Literature Review|
|3||DB8003: Methodological Fundamentals|
|4||DB8004: Research Methods and Analysis|
What qualifications do you need?
A master’s degree or equivalent in a subject area relevant to the proposed research topic.
A minimum of two years’ post-qualification professional practice and ability to demonstrate professional competence of a high standard in the relevant research.
English Language requirements
EU and international students need IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in any other component) or equivalent.
Which language tests do we accept?
We set minimum basic computer requirements because your study resources are accessed via the Student Portal and it is vital that you can access this regularly. For this programme, you will also need Adobe Flash Player to view video material and a media player (such as VLC) to play video files.
Intakes:1st week of October each year
|Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) – Part Time||2019/2020|