Curriculum

The Executive DBA equivalent programme offers curriculum that includes three major curricular components (1): Key Business Courses - Understand the state of theories and knowledge, (2): Research Methodology Courses -  Help build research skills and (3), Other courses and dissertation – Individual research project under a mentorship of a faculty member.

On-campus coursework includes foundation and core courses which will help participants to develop the ability to conduct research. Through these courses, they examine qualitative and quantitative research methods, the philosophy of science, and foundational business theory. This groundwork will help one to frame their research questions and communicate it to a broad interdisciplinary audience.

Year 1
Key Business Courses
  • Strategy
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Operations Management
  • Business Models

Research Methodology Courses
  • Econometrics
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Qualitative Research & Survey Methods
  • Causal Inference
  • Introductory research Project
Year 2
Other Courses
  • Doctoral Academic Writing I
  • Doctoral Academic Writing II
  • Teaching Methodologies
Year 2 and 3
  • Doctoral Dissertation Research