Doctorate of Business Administration (90 credits)

  • DBA701 Introduction to Doctorate Research (6 credit)
  • DBA702 Quantitative Methods and Analysis (6 credit)
  • DBA703 Qualitative Methods and Analysis (6 credit)
  • DBA704 Research Plan (6 credit)
  • DBA705 Research Skills and Training (6 credit)
  • DBA706 Research Essentials (6 credit)
  • DBA711 Dissertation / Research (54 Credit)


  • Students with more than 5 years of Management experience can apply for the Level 8 RPL Test (Recognition of Prior Learning). Those who pass the Level8 test can directly enter the final stage and submit an industry report/research paper of a minimum of 20,000 words.
  • Holders of Level 8 Diploma or equivalent qualifications in this field, can also directly enter the final stage
  • Master degree holders can submit their transcripts and certificates, and apply for credit exemption review

After passing the Level 7 RPL test, students are required to

  • Attend a 6-hour Research Methodology class (online)
  • Submission of topic
  • Submission of Proposal
  • Finish the dissertation under the guidance of an assigned supervisor