Cranfield School Of Management’s Executive DBA is the highest-level business qualification available. This DBA programme enables senior managers to conduct valuable, doctoral-level research on a part-time basis, over four to six years, while remaining in employment.

This unique, research-based, practice-driven DBA programme provides a route to a doctoral level qualification, using the latest research tools and techniques to develop leading-edge thinking and analytical skills.

Aimed at senior practitioners, policy-makers and consultants seeking leadership positions in their organisations and professions, the Cranfield DBA is one of the few worldwide to hold an Association of MBA (AMBA) accreditation.

DBA Award
September Start
Part-time Study Mode
4 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

In order to enrol on our four-year Executive DBA programme, you will need:

An MBA or equivalent business-related degree

A minimum of four years managerial experience

For candidates for whom English is a second language: a satisfactory IELTS, SELT or TOEFL score (see more details below)

Please note: If you have alternative qualifications and extensive managerial experience you could be considered for our six-year programme option.

Upcoming Open Days at Cranfield School of Management

14
MAR

University Open Day

14 Mar 2020, 09:00 AM - 14 Mar 2020, 16:00 PM Cranfield Campus College Road Cranfield MK43 0AL Bedfordshire
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03
JUN

University Open Day

03 Jun 2020, 09:00 AM - 03 Jun 2020, 16:00 PM Cranfield Campus College Road Cranfield MK43 0AL Bedfordshire
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Choosing where to study for your postgraduate degree requires a commitment in terms of both time and money. We realise the importance of not only studying a subject you are passionate about but also completing a course or research that will give you a head start in terms of future employment. That's why we encourage you to come and visit us.
02
SEP

University Open Day

02 Sep 2020, 09:00 AM - 02 Sep 2020, 16:00 PM Cranfield Campus College Road Cranfield MK43 0AL Bedfordshire
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Choosing where to study for your postgraduate degree requires a commitment in terms of both time and money. We realise the importance of not only studying a subject you are passionate about but also completing a course or research that will give you a head start in terms of future employment. That's why we encourage you to come and visit us.
21
NOV

University Open Day

21 Nov 2020, 09:00 AM - 21 Nov 2020, 16:00 PM Cranfield Campus College Road Cranfield MK43 0AL Bedfordshire
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Choosing where to study for your postgraduate degree requires a commitment in terms of both time and money. We realise the importance of not only studying a subject you are passionate about but also completing a course or research that will give you a head start in terms of future employment. That's why we encourage you to come and visit us.

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