Doctor of Business Administration

Executive DBA offers MBA graduates shortcut

DBA University of Newcastle - HKMA

Saturday, 2 June, 2012, 12:00am

Doctorate is degree of choice for the experienced

The doctor of business administration (DBA) is a graduate programme aimed towards senior executives who have substantial professional and management experience.

12 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Leading creativity and change

Doctor of Business Administration HKBU

The management skills required by the business world are forever changing. Benny Tse, executive vice-president of BWC Capital Markets, responded to the need to upgrade his skills by enrolling in the Hong Kong Baptist University's (HKBU) doctor of business administration (DBA) programme.

11 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Balanced approach

The executive master's of business administration (EMBA) programme, offered by City University's business school, is an attractive option for students keen to balance academic learning with practical experience.

26 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Age is no barrier to learning

Only a few individuals in Hong Kong are willing to stop working for 18 months to two years to pursue an MBA full-time, so most people who enrol are from the mainland or overseas.

13 Dec 2010 - 12:00am


Last Saturday's Education column should have stated that the doctor of business administration programme is offered by the Graduate School of Business at the Polytechnic University.

22 May 2010 - 12:00am

Programme provides boost for confidence

Business executives have a variety of reasons when they enrol in postgraduate programmes offered by the University of Newcastle. However, they have all graduated feeling more confident, with their needs fulfilled.

The Australian-based university offers the programmes in collaboration with the Hong Kong Management Association.

27 Feb 2010 - 12:00am

Doctorate ideal for advancing a career in business

It has become an accepted fact that professionals looking to advance their careers in today's business environment require an MBA qualification. However, this environment is constantly changing as fresh markets open, new operating practices emerge and regulatory regimes evolve, and it has made the shelf life of knowledge increasingly short.

28 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

Perfect match

PolyU's DBA offers a combination of theory and practical knowledge

10 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Challenging programme for leaders

Hubert Chan Chung-yee, chairman of HKC International Holdings, is well aware of the need to keep abreast of the latest business trends.

Three years ago Dr Chan, who is also chairman of the Communications Association of Hong Kong, enrolled in PolyU's Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) programme to better equip himself for the challenges to come.

23 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Workshop series enhances quality of programme

On August 25, in tandem with the launch of Hong Kong Baptist University's (HKBU) dual MBA programme, the university achieved another milestone.

23 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Courses that are a cut above

NGSB programmes align with the rapidly changing business landscape with more emphasis on internationalisation

Having offered postgraduate management education for more than 30 years, the Newcastle Graduate School of Business (NGSB) at Australia's University of Newcastle, is justifiably proud of its range of master's programmes.

1 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Doctorate gives executive an edge

With the demands of a full-time job, children and other family commitments, the prospect of committing to part-time study for a doctor of business administration (DBA) degree may appear daunting to some.

1 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Executives can achieve high degree of success

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degrees are increasing in popularity as MBA students prepare to advance their knowledge and take the next step up in their career ladder.

16 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Programme focuses on future challenges for today's executives

People in top management positions should demonstrate foresight, leadership and analytical skills, and also think in terms of the latest business theories, according to PolyU.

1 Dec 2007 - 12:00am