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Course summary

The Manchester DBA programme is a mixture of online and residential coursework and interaction, combined with a supervisor-guided dissertation project. It is structured over four years with a focus on the coursework components in Years 1 and 2. The programme offers flexibility in that you can supplement, and in some cases substitute, your Alliance MBS coursework with elective modules available elsewhere.


Entry requirements

Candidates are expected to hold: Bachelor's Honours degree (normally equivalent to a UK First Class or Upper Second class (2:1), or overseas equivalent and a Master's or MBA degree (a minimum final grade equivalent to a UK 60%; or B; or GPA of 3.0 out 4.0 (or other overseas equivalent). Meeting these requirements does not guarantee entry to the programme, but failure to meet them lowers the likelihood of acceptance. In limited circumstances, there is a degree of flexibility on some aspects of the requirements which is at the DBA Programme Director's discretion.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

The tuition fees for September 2022 entry will be: Year 1: £13,125 (this includes a pre-payment of £3,000 made upon acceptance of your offer, and used to secure your place). Year 2: £13,125 Year 3: £13,125 Year 4: £13,125
Doctor of Business Administration at University of Manchester - UCAS