Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) | IE Business School

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Doctor in Business Administration (DBA)

The DBA is a four year, blended part time program aimed at outstanding managers who want to combine academic rigor and managerial relevance.

  • 48 months
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  • Doctorals
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  • Executive
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  • In English
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  • Blended
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    DBA based on Applied Research in Management

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    IE Faculty

DBA Program

The DBA is a blended part time program aimed at outstanding managers, who hold a masters degree, and want to enhance their professional practice combining academic rigor and managerial relevance. The goal is to contribute to the state of the art knowledge in their chosen area of study through management research within current and future work settings

Latest Research News

  • “Walking Together: Social License to Operate Strategy in Firms' Collaboration with Social Movements”
    Paper Presented at SMS (Strategic Management Society), October 2017
    LEESI GBOROGBOSI, CURRENT DBA STUDENT
  • "Imprints of a world to come: Anticipatory fit and nonconformity in Chicago architecture firms, 1928- 2000”
    Paper Presented at EGOS, June 2017.
    DAVID GOODMAN, CURRENT DBA STUDENT
  • “Transforming ERGs to BRGs: Demonstrating Business Impact Through a Resource Partitioning Lens”
    Paper presented at AOM (Academy Of Management), August 2017
    SONNY DUA, CURRENT DBA STUDENT
  • “Going back to the roots of socioemotional wealth”
    Management Research: Journal of the Iberoamerican Academy of Management, Volume: 14 Issue: 3, 2016
    HORACIO ARREDONDO, CURRENT DBA STUDENT

Student Testimonies

Faculty

Our world-class faculty, one of IE biggest assets, is engaged in rigorous and relevant research, and systematically publish in top journals.

Faculty Testimonies