Application

Overview

* Please note that this program is available only to members of TEFL International

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) for TEFL International is a practitioner-scholar member-only program in business administration and management area. It is targeted to members who have a master’s degree in a discipline or field related to the program/specialization for which application is made and who have practical business management experience. The curriculum includes conducting applied research, understanding business theory, and applying what you’ve learned in the classroom to real-life professional challenges. In addition, this program will help to prepare members for expanded roles with their current employer or with another organization, or for roles as consultants

Courses: 6

Assessment method:

Coursework and Dissertation

Duration: 24 months

Study mode: Self-study & live class

Program FAQs

When can I enroll?

You can start anytime. This is a distance learning self – study program which allows you to set the pace of your study within the duration set.

What is the entry requirement of this program?
  • The applicant is a TEFL International member in good standing
  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in middle management level position
What are the required documents for this program?
  • Education Certificates & Transcripts
  • Latest CV / Résumé
  • Passport Copy (photo page)
  • Passport Size Photo (jpg. format)
  • Two (2) Recommendation Letters (past or current employer(s) or not a family member)
Do you provide study materials?
Yes. A combination of video lessons, reading and reference materials for each module are provided in your online learning portal which can be access anytime. Students can also subscribe to online library (Perlego) on their own throughout the study duration to search additional reference materials.
What is the assessment method for each module?

Each module is assessed by an assignment of minimum 2500 – 3500 words

The dissertation word count must be minimum 25,000 to 40,000 words

Why assignment – based assessment?

  • It provides opportunity for students to learn, practice and demonstrate they have achieved the learning goals.
  • The assignment can focus on a product as output (e.g. research report, design, prototype, etc.) and/or a process (e.g. research process, group process) and/or the performance of individual skills or competences (e.g. professional skills, communications skills).
  • Used to test higher cognitive abilities and the application of specific skills or knowledge. It can mirror the future professional practice. It can be used to assess the integration of knowledge, skills and attitudes (competences).
How will the institution send me the award?
We will send you a high-resolution electronic version of your award for FREE. CMU awards are issued on blockchain and are verifiable by anyone. 
How can I check/know the result of my assignment?
The assignment marking and grading process will take at least 4 weeks from your submission date. The result will be notified to you personally via email

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