CityU DBA - Doctor of Business Administration

Duration & Fees

Title Doctor of Business Administration
Level of Award Professional Doctorate
Mode Part-time
Funding Self-financing
Commencement Date September 2021
(Orientation & Residential Workshop may take place at the end of August/in early September 2021)
Duration 3 years and up; and the maximum will be 6 years depending on the topic and individual progress
Application Fee HK$300 (Online Application) or
HK$600 (Paper Application)
Tuition Fee For 2021/2022 academic year:
  • HK$12,530 per credit unit for coursework and thesis components.
  • HK$60,000 for two Residential Workshops.

The estimated total tuition fee is HK$774,210. DBA students are also required to pay a thesis examination fee by the time they are prepared to submit the thesis for assessment. Tuition fees are paid by each semester and are charged according to the number of credits taken in that semester. The workshop fee may be increased if the trip involves air travel.