The mission of the program is to train scholars, academics and professionals in the design and development of original business research. The program involves a combination of course and research work over a period of approximately six years. This degree will build the graduate’s capacity in the areas of teaching and professional business research, and ensures that graduates are placed in the leading positions in academia and businesses. The main objective of the program is to strategically affect all business and economics education in Central Asia, and foster international business techniques to assist in the development of the Kazakhstan economy and educational system. With a team of internationally renowned professors and researchers, and extensive partnership with some of the top business schools in the world, we are well prepared to deliver a quality DBA program unrivalled in the entire region.
The DBA program has five major components: Coursework (30 credit hours), Comprehensive Examinations (3 credit hours), Dissertation Proposal Defense (6 credit hours), Complete 2 Research Papers, Dissertation Defense.
Specializations include accounting, finance, management.