DBA with scholarship

Program selection
  • Posted by points on 05/13/13 6:40pm

    I have looked for a DBA program with funding option but couldn't find, especially among US.

    One of my considered country is Germany due to DAAD varies scholarships but as you know they were not belonged to any DBA program.

    Please advise me :)

    • Posted by Thomas Graf on 05/13/13 10:54pm

      Hi there,

      thank you for your question. In general, DBA programs - particularly when structured as part-time programs - target professionals, particularly Executives in management positions who have the financial resources to finance the studies themselves. Sometimes they also become financed by their employer, paricularly when the dissertation topic uses data from the firm and when the research goal is beneficial for the firm.

      Therefore, funds or scholarship for DBA programs are likely rare. I have never heard of any scholarship to be honest.

      Since you mentioned Germany, there is a full-time DBA program at the Fachhochschule des Mittelstands (a University of Applied Science), granted by the University of Gloucester. You can find a PDF-file about financing this program on their website.

      Here you find further DBA programs in Germany or from German institutions in cooperation with non-German Universities.

      If you are interested in funding opportunities in Germany, here is a very good website with more than 600 scholarships. You need to check it out by yourself but I doubt that you find scholarships for DBA programs.

      Best wishes,

      By Thomas Graf
      Founder DBA Compass
      Author of the DBA Survey

  • Posted by Teshome on 01/10/19 1:49pm

    I have satisfied with the information(conversation based) attached here above. Thanks a lot.