Australian Institute of Business

Doctor of Business Administration

Australian Institute of Business

Type of institution: Higher Education Institutions
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 01523J

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) is a research degree programme designed for experienced managers. It offers an opportunity to take your business and management knowledge and understanding to a higher level and, importantly, to relate it closely to your workplace needs. Like the PhD, the DBA offers a doctoral qualification but, in this case, one that is more directly linked to the world of work.


  • Literature Review and Critique
  • Case Study Research
  • Action Research Action Learning
  • Mixed Methods Research
  • Research Design and Methods
  • Research Proposal
  • Research Thesis (DBA)

Standard entry requirements

  • Applicants should normally meet one of the following criteria: Masters' Degree (AQF Level 9) at Credit or higher level Grade Point Average with an appropriate research component (for example, research methods subject or research project)
  • Ora Bachelor's degree with Honours (AQF Level 8) with minimum second upper honours or equivalent

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Adelaide Domestic: $37,500
International: $37,500

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