Professional Doctorate (DBA and DPSych)

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

This is a Professional Doctorate which is designed to be studied part-time. You will complete taught elements at an advanced level and supervised, independent research of clear value, relevance and application to a defined area of professional practice. You will also submit a doctoral level thesis of appropriate literary standard and up to 100,000 words and defend your work orally to the satisfaction of your examiners.

• Part-time: 4 – 6 years

For further information please refer to our Course Pages.

Doctor of Counselling Psychology (DPSych)

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Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Doctor of Counselling Psychology (DPsych)

Entry Requirements

Applicants for a Professional Doctorate are expected to have experience of relevant professional practice, access to a suitable professional context in which to conduct their research, and any qualifications as required by a specific programme.  This is in addition to a UK Masters or 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent).

For the award of Doctor of Business Administration

Please refer to our Course Pages for more information.

For the award of Doctor of Counselling Psychology

Please refer to our Course Pages for more information.