Academic Programs

Doctor of Business Administration Doctor of Business Administration

+ Program Dates

Program starting on:
  • 01-09-2018

+ Program Overview

Increasing global and regional competition puts pressure on individuals and organizations alike to add value through broad and profound knowledge. The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) responds to this need with a program that stresses a flexible, but in-depth, specialization and optimum use of time and industry relevance. The program’s main goal is to expose participants to inter-disciplinary management problems in order to develop a global vision and to create an understanding of enterprise-based problems and the delivery of global management expertise.

+ Program Design

DBA Program Design

+ Program Content

Throughout the first year of the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree, participants are subject to a mixture of senior business topics with advanced seminar and research work in the field of management. The four courses of the first doctoral year are as follows:
1. Research Methods(I and II)
2. Quantitative Methods (I and II)

+ Program Accreditation

MSM DBA program is internationally fully accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), the Association of Collegiate Business Schools (ACBSP), and the Assembly of Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). Maastricht School of Management belongs to the selected group of institutions recognized by the Dutch government to provide academic education.

+ Practical Information

Location: Regional IT Institute premises, Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt
Duration: 4 years
Schedule: The courses will be delivered online during the first year of the program .

+ Registration Requirements

Applicants must hold a master’s degree from a recognized university. Applicants must submit the original certificate and the transcripts of their master’s degree. Other prerequisites for admission include a completed application form, preliminary research proposal (Expression of Interest document), two recommendation letters, current resume, and four passport-sized photos. The Expression of Interest document should comprise a satisfactory research outline indicating the intended field of study. MSM Expression of Interest document format must be used. A TOEFL score of 550 (or academic IELTS score of 6.5) is required in case the studies of the Master’s degree were conducted in any language other than English. A minimum GMAT score of 500 is required in case the Master's degree being any other degree than an MBA. (All documents have to be submitted in English).