DBA Program Contents

The DBA program lasts two years. The program is divided into two phases: Training and Research. The training phase begins after the student has been accepted. In this stage the students will take a number of advanced courses to learn the needed fundamentals before starting their research work. The curriculum is covered over the course of four terms (three training terms and a fourth term for the thesis) as follows:

 

First Term

This term aims to improve the attitude, knowledge and skills of students in regards to topics of organization and business management.

duration

course name

20 hours

New Methods in HRM

20 hours

International Economic Analysis

20 hours

Advanced Marketing

20 hours

Advanced Strategic Management

20 hours

Project Management

8 hours

Seminar on Exchange and Securities

12 hours

Seminar on Financing Management

 

 

 

Second Term

The aim of this term is to promote students’ knowledge and abilities in regards to special skills for business management.

duration

course name

16 hours

Innovation Management

16 hours

New Leadership Skills

20 hours

Managing Supply Chain and Distribution of Goods and Services

20 hours

Future Studies

12 hours

Seminar on Market Design

12 hours

Seminar on Business Plan

 

 

 

Third Term

The purpose of this term is to enhance the students’ skills in specialized sectors of the key infrastructures of business management.

duration

course name

20 hours

Marketing Strategies

20 hours

Business Management in International Environment

16 hours

Risk Management

16 hours

Analysis of Consumer Behavior

12 hours

Seminar on Technology Management

12 hours

Seminar on Operations Management

24 hours

Research Methods

 

 

 

Fourth Term

Selection of a thesis topic and acceptance of thesis proposal by the education department and the academic faculty.

credits

title

4

Proposal Defense

4

Selecting Research Method

4

Thesis Defense