Business Transformation, Sustainable Business and Entrepreneurship
Reconstructing how business is practiced by building strong, new carefully tested hypotheses through research in the field will be the very heart of business and global business transformation. Business School of Lausanne (BSL) has shaped the Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) program to look beyond the success or innovation of a specific company. The Doctoral program provides students with the opportunity to determine, through their Doctoral studies, how business should be framed in the future, considering an entire industry and not just a single company. Business School of Lausanne (BSL) is a prestigious European business school founded in 1987. It was the first European business school in Europe to receive ACBSP certification in 1996. Ranked second in the Global DBA Euro Rankings in 2019, BSL was selected as one of the top three business schools in Switzerland in the 2017 QS Global 250 Graduate School of Business Report. This Executive DBA program has been offered as a dual-degree program with BSL and Seoul Business School since 2018 with 5 graduates so far. It is completed in tandem with a PhD in Business Administration from aSSIST University.
To fulfill the requirements for this PhD in Business Administration degree, participants must successfully complete studies worth 36 credits. Studies include 10 credits in research methods, 8 credits in a concentration area, 14 credits of electives, two published journal articles, comprehensive exam, thesis research project (4 credits), and written thesis and oral defense. The PhD can be completed in 3 years. The program has a modular structure and follows a four-week learning cycle. Courses are delivered mostly in Korean language on Saturdays and Sundays, 8:30 am - 6:30 pm.
The application period for studies beginning March 1st, 2021. Due date of the deadline for DBA dual-degree with the Business School of Lausanne is January 29. You are eligible to apply if you meet the criteria listed below. Start your electronic application by clicking the "apply online" button.
More than 5 years of work experience including 3 years of professional job experience.
Tuition: 14,340,000 won per semester