Taught course

Business Administration Doctorate

Teesside University · Teesside University Business School
DBA by taught

Entry requirements

The DBA is designed for people who have achieved, or expect to achieve, senior organisational positions and/or who wish to enhance their analytical and research skills and knowledge Applicants should have a relevant masters level qualification, or equivalent, together with a minimum of five years managerial experience All prospective students must submit a research proposal and may also be interviewed

Months of entry


Course content

The DBA is a professional doctorate equivalent to a PhD but with a strong emphasis on applied research. It enables you to make a significant contribution to the enhancement of professional practice through the application and development of theoretical frameworks and perspectives.

Fees and funding

UK students
£19,750 (£4,937.50 per year)
International students
£22,450 (£5,612.50 per year)

For information on funding please visit our website www.tees.ac.uk

Qualification and course duration

DBA by taught

part time
48 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment20
Dissertation80 (45000 words)

Course contact details

Admissions Team
+44 (0)1642 384491
+44 (0)1642 342399