Throughout the first year of the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree, participants are subject to a mixture of senior business topics with advanced seminar and research work in the field of management. The four courses of the first doctoral year are as follows:
1. Research Methods(I and II)
2. Quantitative Methods (I and II)
MSM DBA program is internationally fully accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), the Association of Collegiate Business Schools (ACBSP), and the Assembly of Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). Maastricht School of Management belongs to the selected group of institutions recognized by the Dutch government to provide academic education.
Applicants must hold a master’s degree from a recognized university. Applicants must submit the original certificate and the transcripts of their master’s degree. Other prerequisites for admission include a completed application form, preliminary research proposal, two recommendation letters, current resume, and four passport-sized photos. The preliminary proposal should comprise a satisfactory research outline indicating the intended field of study. MSM preliminary proposal format must be used. a minimum GMAT score of 500 is required in the case of the Masters degree being any other degree than an MBA. (All documents have to be submitted in English Language).