The Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) in Business Administration is designed to allow candidates gain knowledge and skills necessary to function at the highest academic and professional levels. The objectives of the programme are to produce graduates with strong background in business administration discipline and strong leadership characters as well as professional skills. The graduates are also trained to be able to apply the scientific methods in identifying problems and offering appropriate solutions to be applied in a complex and challenging business environment.
The programme is structured to support the completion of all requirements between three to five (3 – 5) years for those enrolled as full time. For those registered on part-time basis, they may complete the programme between four to seven (4 – 7) years. Each year comprises of three (3) regular semesters.