Global Doctorate Of Business Administration

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  • Length: 4 years
  • Learning Trip : emlyon campuses in Paris, Shanghai and Guangzhou
  • Language : english
  • Degree awarded : Doctoral Degree of Business Administration
  • Next intake : May 2, 2017

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Nelly Lakestani (administrator)
Dimitris Assimakopoulos (director)

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Global DBA Degree Programme Launch at emlyon business school Paris campus on May 2, 2017

In detail

Learning Outcomes

  • To address the double hurdle of scholarly and policy/practise impactful research taking stock from the expertise and global reach of our world class research clusters
  • To develop your critical thinking abilities and capitalize on your experiences
  • Making a significant contribution to management practice and organizational development
  • Including appropriate communities locally and at large geographical distances
  • To establish an individual learning agreement for measuring progress and help you to complete your deliverables on time

If you want to make an impactful contribution to practice in real world organizations, while developing your own career transformation, we welcome the opportunity to share this Global DBA with you

Dimitris Assimakopoulos
GDBA Director


• International : To benefit from lifelong alumni network of two institutions (both local and global) and EDAMBA academic elite network
• Transforming : To possibly switch your career path to academic/teaching/research
• Enlightening : To systelatically and efficiently organize, share, integrate and upgrade your knowledge of business management


• Flexible : To pursue a doctorate degree without dropping out of your career
• Small Selective Intake : highly selective enrollment to facilitate a high degree of peer interactions and learning within cohorts
• International & Local Faculty : world-renowned faculty members and thought leaders offering both China's experience and global reach

Participants profile





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emlyon business school

  • one of 1% of global business schools to have Triple International Accreditations
  • ranked No. 2 among French business schools by Times Higher Education 2016
  • ranked No. 4 among French business schools by l'Etudiant 2017
  • ranked No. 20 among European business schools by Financial Times 2016




Lingnan (University) College

  • a leading school of economics and management in China, accredited by EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA
  • ranked No.6 among all Chinese universities and No. 1 in South China by Times Higher Education 2012
  • 95 full-time faculty members, carrying out rigorous and original research with particular focus on China's ongoing economic and managerial development

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