Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) or Master of Science (MS) in Business Administration from an accredited university with a minimum GPA of 3.0. 
  • Master degree holders, in other than Business Administration, have to take a number of Deficiency Courses. The Academic Committee will specify these courses on a case by case basis.  
  • Satisfactory performance on the DBA Admission Test which assesses applicants’ business language proficiency as well as their quantitative and analytical capabilities – a minimum score of 400 out of 600. 
  • A minimum of five years of relevant practical experience. 
  • Appropriate performance during the oral interview.

Admission documents:

  1. Original university degree certificate 
  2. Original MBA, M.Sc. or MA degree certificate 
  3. Original transcripts 
  4. Identification card copy 
  5. Four personal photos

Program Credit Hours:

63 credit hours


Minimum three years (maximum 6 years) 

The program spreads over three academic years, as a minimum, distributed as follows:

  • Two years (four semesters) of course work (36 credit hours)
  • One year for the dissertation (24 credit hours)