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Doctor of Business Administration in University of Otago

Key information

Level of study:
Doctoral Degree
Tuition fees:
Duration:
3 years in total
Start date: February-2022
Campus:
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Overseas Education College

Course details

Summary

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Study options
The programme is offered through a combination of Distance Learning and on-campus workshops in English from the University of Otago, Dunedin, and in English with Chinese translation from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. Candidates studying through Shanghai Jiao Tong University must attend a one-week orientation workshop in Dunedin at the beginning of their first academic year. All candidates must attend a four-day residential school, at an approved location, at the end of specified papers in the coursework component.
New Zealand Qualification
The University of Otago DBA combines the development of research, analytical and critical problem solving skills at doctoral level with exposure to new business theory and interdisciplinary approaches to business in an international environment. Students develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills, which they are encouraged to use in combination with their own experiences and skills.
In 2015 the Otago Business School signed an agreement to teach the Doctor of Business Administration degree programme in China through Shanghai Jiao Tong University – Overseas Education College. Students enrol at the University of Otago for the duration of the degree. The teaching is conducted by international experts from both the University of Otago and Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Students are required to attend an orientation programme at the beginning of their enrolment on the degree which is held at the University of Otago Business School in Dunedin.

Entry criteria

Admission to the programme shall be subject to the approval of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Commerce).

Every applicant must either

  • be a graduate with a bachelor’s honours degree and a postgraduate diploma, or a master’s degree in a business discipline, or
  • in exceptional cases, have alternative equivalent qualifications acceptable to the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Commerce).

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their previous academic record (normally with a grade average of at least B+), their graduate experience and academic achievements, their commitment to the field of business, evidence that they are committed to ongoing education, and reports from three referees.

Every applicant will normally have at least ten years of experience as a professional in business and demonstrate evidence of leadership in their field.

Every applicant must present evidence of ability for advanced level of academic study.

Initial admission to the programme shall be provisional; it shall be confirmed after successfully completing the coursework component, with no grade below B+ and after a research proposal has been satisfactorily presented at the Oral Confirmation Seminar as part of the residential component of BDBA 906 or BDBC 906 Research Methodology II.

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