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Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Offered by: Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)
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Exam BodyAPU Malaysia
Course DurationFull time (3 years) Part time (4 years)
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FeesRM 53,500
Fees (International Student)RM 53,500 (USD 13,545)
CampusAPU Malaysia
FacultyPostgraduate Studies
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Level of StudyDoctoral Degree (Ph.D) Level
Field of StudyBusiness Management & Administration
Course Description

THE APU DBA PROGRAMME IS DESIGNED FOR EXECUTIVES, PROFESSIONALS & LEADERS TO PREPARE THEM FOR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION, BY:

  • Applying innovation and technology in problem-solving-guided by Design Thinking ideals.
  • Employing real-world coaching and providing an entrepreneurial outlook via our in-class and value-added activities.
  • Participating in thought leadership sessions delivered by our academic staff and Industry partners.
  • Learning and collaborating in a highly dynamic and interactive world-class environment.
  • Future proofing themselves and enabling them to lead digital transformation in organisations.
     

MORE THAN JUST A DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PROGRAMME

Endorsed by:

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You have the exciting opportunity of enrolling for the APU-CMI Dual Accreditation by registering for a qualification through APU. Students under Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) will have the option to also opt-in for a CMI L7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership Practice which will be awarded subject to moderation by CMI.


Digital Transformation is a central theme within the APU DBA programme, taking students through the 6 Stages of Digital Transformation:

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  • arguably no longer an option for organisations.
  • various experiments throughout the organisation drive digital literacy & creativity.
  • business relevance comes in. If it is not relevant for the business, leadership should not actively support it.
  • individuals realise the power of collaboration. Their shared efforts and insights lead to new strategic roadmaps.
  • this is where a dedicated digital information team is formed to guide the business strategy and operations.
  • digital transformation has become the new ‘business as usual’ and a new ecosystem, is established.
Curriculum

PROGRAMME OUTLINE (Full Time and Part Time)

The emphasis of the DBA programme is on collaboration, interpersonal relationship building and applied experiential learning. Students are required to complete 10 taught modules on the DBA which are delivered in a combination of online and face-to-face blended learning modes depending on the module.

MODULES

  • Strategic Management for Integrated Value Creation
  • FinTech and Corporate Financial Strategy
  • Advanced Marketing Intelligence and Research
  • Research Methodology
  • Leadership and Organisational Science
  • Digital Thinking and Innovation Management
  • Data Science and Business Analytics
  • Quantitative Research OR Qualitative Research
  • Digital Business Transformation
  • Global Economic and Business Issues
  • Dissertation

MODULES ASSESSMENT

  • The modules are assessed through flexible assessment methods with minimal examinations, catering to the needs of busy working professionals.

INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN

Learning is supported by materials, tasks, and activities provided through the Institution’s Learning Management System. The fundamental delivery mode of the programme encompasses the following:

  • Face to Face Learning
  • Guided Online Learning
  • Self-Managed Learning
  • Group Discussion and Presentations
  • Case Studies Analysis
  • Seminar Discussion with Guest Speakers
Entry Requirements

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT

Education Requirements

• Master’s degree (Level 7, MQF) or its equivalent accepted by APU Senate

Work Experience

• Applicants must have recent and relevant study or practice in business or management.
• Submission of Curriculum Vitae (CV) or Resume will be required. An interview session will be conducted with all prospective candidates.

Note: The above entry requirements may differ for specific programmes based on the latest programme standards published by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

 
MINIMUM ENGLISH REQUIREMENTS

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

• IELTS : 6.0


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Intake Months

Full Time - July & Nov 

Part Time - May, July, Sept & Nov

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.


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