DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (DBA)
DBA is the
highest academic and research based qualification in the Business
Management studies. The University of Business Doctoral Program (UBDP),
Ras Al Khaimah is an exclusive Business Research University moulding
ambitious professionals to the core of their potential through their DBA
program. The mandate for the University (UBDP) was accorded by RAK
Investment Authority, Government of Ras Al Khaimah, U.A.E. under its
activities chart ‘GROUP 8030 – Higher Education’ coupled with Internet
Salient features of DBA delivered by UBDP
UBDP is an extension to well known
Hispanoamericana Justo Sierra University in Mexico which extends right
platform for American Standard Research Facilities to Asian and Middle
East professionals exclusively in the Business Management arena at an
affordable cost. Therefore, the inevitability of both professional and
academic track record for DBA program places it much above the Ph.D
The rapid integration of world economies call for visionary leadership
with global perspective on sustainable business acumenship in the
globalized market economy. DBA degree ensures practical application of the
theory in relation to the experience in the corporate world which
transforms professional know-how into research based outcome.
The Accreditation from Mexican Education Ministry qualifies the
professionals to acquire Doctoral Degree within the meaning of North
American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and such accreditations are
recognized internationally including American and Western countries.
Moreover, the DBA from an American system of Research shall have immense
impact on the self-esteem, efficiency and the opportunities at the level
of corporate management.
Mode of Study and Attendance requirements
DBA of UBDP is a face-to-face program with active involvement of e-portal
platform and personal attention of the prominent professors holding
Doctoral Degree in Business Management. In order to accommodate the busy
schedule of the professional students, Research Training workshop will be
held for 7-10 days once in every 6 months, and those who have
inconvenience to attend twice in a year can attend 16 days once in a year.
Criteria for 3 Years DBA Program and Tuition fee
The UBDP 3 years DBA Program is a structured degree program requiring
minimum 100 credit points in 4 semesters with a total tuition fee of US$
25,000/- for 3 years. The candidates who possess Masters Degree in
Economics, Business Management, Accounts or equivalent stream coupled with
5 years experience at top management level are eligible for admission.
Criteria for 4 Years DBA Program and Tuition fee
However, those who hold accredited Bachelors or Masters in other stream
coupled with 5 years management level experience will have to undergo 4
years Integrated DBA with 196 credit points in 8 semesters with a total
Tuition fee of US$ 35,000/- for 4 years.
For enrolment for the DBA, the relevant certificates (Bachelors and
Masters) should be attested by the Foreign Affairs Ministry of issuing
country followed by the Mexican Embassy/Consulate in that country.
Professional Background Requirements of Candidates
Unlike other Doctoral Programs, the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
program of UBDP vastly relies on empiricism by enrolling only accomplished
professionals like Entrepreneurs, CEO’s, CFO’s, Ministers, Diplomats, Top
Bureaucrats, Project Directors, etc. In other words, the DBA program of
UBDP can be undertaken only with splendid Academic and Professional track
As part of Corporate Social Responsibilities (CSR) of any responsible
educational institution, the University has designed a unique Scholarship
program for highly accomplished professionals who hold splendid academic
achievements. For more details, refer University website (www.ubdp.net)
and submit the prescribed Scholarship Form.
Main Training Campus (MTC)
KKJ Township at Ernakulam Dist., Kerala, India is the Main Training Campus
(MTC) in India while the UBDP Head Quarters at RAKIA, Ras Al Khaimah is
the Training Centre for UAE, Oman and Bahrain students. The Students from
other Countries can attend the Research Training Workshop either in India
or in UAE at the convenience of the student.
Validation of DBA Certificate
Every student of UBDP undergoes 30 hrs. of face-to-face program and 60
hrs. of Research work for each subject, as stipulated by the
Hispanoamericana University, Mexico (Parent University). Therefore, all
practical purpose, the DBA accreditation issued by our Parent University
is considered as Certificate issued to a normal residential student in
Mexico. The DBA Dissertation is to be prepared as per American
Psychological Association (APA) standard. The MTC and University
Headquarters shall hold the Public Defense for the Doctoral Dissertation.
As per the terms of North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA),
Certificates issued by USA, Canada and Mexico are treated at par and
therefore accepted universally. The DBA Certificate issued by the Parent
University at Mexico shall be certified by the Mexican Education Ministry
followed by the attestation of the Mexican Foreign Ministry and the
Embassy of the country to which the student belongs. DBA is the highest
academic and research based qualification in the Business Management
Studies. As such it need not act as a qualifying document for further
academic or research based programs.
UNIVERSITY HEAD QUARTERS
MAIN TRAINING CAMPUS IN INDIA
Tower II, Third Floor,
Ras Al-Khaimah FZ., U.A.E.
Tel : +971 7 2437333,
Fax :+971 7 2437357
Website : www.ubdp.net
Office Time : 9:00am to 4:00pm
Contact Person : Dr. Ramki Murugan – Director
Cell No. 00971-55-9468740
KKJ Enclave, Plot No.
70, Al Jurf Industrial Area,
P.O. Box: 20554, Ajman, U.A.E.
Fax : +971-6-7488508,
E-mail : email@example.com,
Website : kkjgroup.com
Office Time : 9:00am to 4:00pm
Contact Person : Dr. Beverly Hernandez – Director (Academics)
Cell No. 00971-55-9470054
Ashiana Tower– II, KKJ
Perumbadavom Post, Ernakulam, Kerala - 686665,
Tel.: +91 485 2259339, 340, 341 & 2258002
Fax : +91 485 2259086
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Contact Person : Mr. Carlos Benzaquen –
Director (International Operations)