Doctor of Business Admin, DBA in Malaysia | Mantissa College
Doctor of Business Administration
In collaboration with Victoria University of Switzerland

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

In Collaboration with Victoria University of Switzerland
The Victoria University of Switzerland is an Educational Member of the Association of Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). The DBA programme by Victoria University of Switzerland is approved by the Ministry of Education, Malaysia
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  • Aim +

    Victoria University’s industry focused workshops prepare participants for managerial positions with responsibility in leading international companies.
  • Outcome +

    The participants will gain a deep understanding of company culture and the challenges of industries in today’s international marketplace.
  • Why VU DBA @Mantissa? +

    Victoria University’s faculty members are well connected from local to local, regional and global business networks.
  • Course Content +

    Subjects Offered

    7 Core Subjects

    1) Leadership & Change Management

    2) Strategy & Competition

    3) Strategic Marketing : Value Exchange

    4) Managing International Organization

    5) Innovation and Entrepreneurship

    6) Economic Management and Public Policy

    7) Finance for Decision Making

    Research & Workshop

    8) Research Foundations and Research Methodology

    9) Doctoral Workshop : Research Focus


    10) Dissertation Supervision / Viva Oral Defence


  • Entry Requirements +

    • Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Business, or related fields from an accredited institution or a comparable foreign institution, with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or the equivalent in the Master’s Degree.

    • Applicants must submit two recommendation letters supporting the applicant’s ability to succeed in a doctoral programme.

  • Fees & Finance +




    Course Fees

    RM 38,960

    RM 45,960

    Exam fees

    USD 2,830

    USD 2,830


    The College also offers a postgraduate loyalty discount: If you are an alumni of Mantissa College, you may be eligible for a 10% discount on the first year of a taught doctorate programme.


  • Accreditation +

    • AACSB

    • IACBE

    • PRIME

    • Provisional Accreditation by MQA

  • 1

“The VU DBA programme provides well-organized and relevant courses critical to the understanding of business subjects essential to my thesis. This is important especially to those busy working professionals like me looking for flexibility and quality education. I enjoy the classes and the learning atmosphere of the programme immensely.”


Mohd Shafie Leow, Malaysia

Chief Audit (Risk) Officer

“I am glad to have chosen DBA from Victoria University which has a strong recognition in Malaysia by MQA. I am impressed by class interactions with other graduate students who are successful managers from multinational companies, short study duration of 30 months and the lectures delivered by visiting professors from all over the world.”


Sachiko Nishioka, Japan

Executive Director

“With VU DBA programme, it gives me the flexibility that I need with classes providing valuable discussions. Assignments and exam cases used are practical to workplace and allow me not only to gain knowledge but to visualize it too. I am delighted and satisfied with my decision on choosing this DBA programme.”


Melody-Jane Tan, Malaysia

Assistant Managing Director

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