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Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University Doctor of Business Administration
Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Doctor of Business Administration

Hung Hom, Hong Kong

2 Years


Full time, Part time

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HKD 907,800 / per course



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Special Features

Take the first DBA in the region

The PolyU DBA, launched in 1996, is the region’s first professional and academic doctorate in business and management. The success of the programme is further demonstrated with the extension and launch of the Doctor of Management (DMgt) programme on the Chinese mainland in 2004.

Achieve an intellectual transformation

This programme appeals to those who are looking for a challenge and is designed for business professionals who wish to take their business education to the highest level. It is built on engaged scholarship and evidence-based management to enable students to solve practical issues and complex business problems.

Earn a doctorate while pursuing a career

Take this programme without interrupting your career. Most classes are scheduled on weekends, subject to final arrangement.

Learn in a supportive environment

Study alongside diverse and high calibre achievers from a range of industries and be inspired by the world-class faculty. Gain access to the latest research through different activities and dedicated research centres. Obtain insights from guest speakers, world-class scholars and renowned business leaders.

Become part of an elite network

A solid and extensive network of over 560 alumni and 100 students of DBA, DMgt and DFinTech programmes from diverse backgrounds, cultures, professions, disciplines, industries and countries.

Provide leadership in the digital era

Gain an understanding of the impacts of digital technology and develop an appreciation of digital transformation to strengthen leadership and performance.

International Collaboration

To enhance the international dimension and academic vigour of PolyU DBA, collaborations have been established with the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) in Switzerland and The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in London, U.K..

IMD's open executive education programmes have been ranked first in the world by the Financial Times for the last nine years in a row (2012-2020).

LSE has been ranked top in Europe, and second in the world, in social sciences and management subjects for the ninth consecutive year in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021.



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