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ISM - International School of Management Self-Paced DBA
ISM - International School of Management

Self-Paced DBA

Paris, France

4 Years


Part time

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Sep 2024

USD 84,562 / per year *

Blended, On-Campus

* With up to 30% scholarship funding available


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Self-Paced DBA

Whether you seek a deeper understanding of your profession or simply a new personal challenge, our DBA gives you the platform to expand your knowledge and make a difference to international business practice.

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is designed to cultivate the leadership necessary to tackle the challenges of senior management on an international level. A doctoral degree with managerial relevance allows top managers to deepen their expertise, contribute to the knowledge of their profession, and prepare themselves for the complex analyses and decision-making required of senior management. The program emphasizes an understanding of management as a system; understood as it operates across organizations, sectors, and cultures.

Drawing on your contacts, resources and expertise gained in senior management, you will focus your research on solving a real and important problem within your profession. The results of your work will benefit the wider business community, raise your profile and take your career potential to new heights.


ISM’s presence across the globe lends a valuable global outlook to your studies. Our Paris and New York locations allow you to work towards your DBA in two of the world’s most influential business centres. Our programs in Cape Town, New Delhi, São Paulo, and Shanghai, meanwhile, give you unrivalled insight into business cultures and practices in key emerging markets.


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