Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

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Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

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About Our Doctor of Business Administration -DBA

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is a prestigious, research-intensive program designed for experienced business professionals and executives, allowing them to advance their leadership and strategic decision-making skills while conducting rigorous research in their chosen field, making significant contributions to both academia and industry.

DURATION OF PROGRAMME:
Full-time – A Minimum of four (6) semesters and a maximum of six (10) semesters.
Part-time – A minimum of six (8) semesters and a maximum of eight (12) semesters.

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DBA Course List

The Doctor of Business Administration course list encompasses advanced topics designed to empower business professionals with the highest level of expertise.

Our DBA Courses

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DBA Financial Management

Specialize in financial management, investment strategies, and risk analysis, preparing for key roles in finance.

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DBA Marketing

Specialize in marketing strategies, and brand management to become a strategic & successful marketing leader.

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DBA Entrepreneurship

Get innovative thinking and skills to grow, and lead successful ventures in a dynamic business landscape.

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DBA Production and Operations Management

Develop strategic planning & logistical expertise to optimize business processes and drive organizational efficiency.

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DBA Human Resources Management

Specialize in strategic HR practices, talent development, and organizational leadership for business success.

Admission Requirement

Eligibility

A candidate must have fulfilled the following conditions to be granted admission to the DBA Degree:

Eligibility:

  • Possess the university minimum requirement for MBA admission.
  • Have obtained a Master degree in management sciences with a minimum of 60% (B+) Average Score from the Crescent University, Abeokuta or any other approved University by the National Universities Commission.
  • Submit a brief satisfactory statement of intended area of research.

Graduation Requirement

Eligibility

A candidate must have fulfilled the following conditions to be awarded the DBA Degree:

Eligibility:

  • Register and pass a minimum of 18 credit units of both compulsory and elective from areas of specialization:
  1. Compulsory courses – 12 (6 per semester)
  2. Electives in area of Specialization – 6 (3 per semester)
    Total Units –  18 units
  • Presentation of six thesis-related seminars as follows:
  1. Conceptual and Theoretical Review
  2. Methodological and empirical Review
  3. Theoretical and Conceptual Framework
  4. Pre-Data Seminar (Including research instruments)
  5. Stylised facts, preliminary and descriptive analysis
  6. Post-Data Seminar
  • A Doctoral (Ph.D.) Thesis of 12 credit units must be defended (before a panel of examiners of professional status).
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