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Executive DBA/Campuses/Online DBA China (English)

Online DBA China (English)

5 reasons to choose the Online Executive DBA

  1. Golden Education, implemented in China, can manage all interactions with candidates, alumni networking, communications issues.
  2. The Online Executive DBA is a flexible programme, with participants able to start whenever they wish.
  3. Participants will get a degree from Business Science Institute and from iaelyon, Université Lyon3. Graduates qualify with the Certificate of Research in Business Administration and the Executive Doctorate in Business Administration awarded by Business Science Institute, an AMBA-accredited organisation operating under the agreement of the Ministry of Education in Luxembourg. The DBA is Ranked 4th best DBA worldwide, and 2nd best DBA for innovative pedagogy.
    Graduates also qualify with a Doctorate in Business Administration awarded by iaelyon School of Management - Jean Moulin University Lyon 3, a leading French University renowned for the quality of its Executive Education provision.
  4. Doctoral students and their supervisors exchange and meet online throughout the duration of the programme, receiving extra support from their academic coordinator as well as our friendly and professional administrative team. Learning resources are accessed via our Virtual Learning Environment (videos, articles, books, data analysis software, participant forums), enabling students to work remotely at their own pace.
  5. The only DBA programme in the world to have its very own book collection written by DBA doctors and professors (28 books published between 2015-2020). Graduates are encouraged to publish their thesis in the Business Science Institute book collection.



Doctoral students have access to:

  • Online resources (videos, modules, books, articles)
  • A list of further readings
  • Exercises to test their knowledge and understanding of each taught component
  • A virtual learning environment through which Online DBA students and professors can exchange

Regular video meetings via Skype, Zoom, Teams, etc., are planned to offer students opportunities to exchange with their professors and receive all the support the need during their learning journey.


Online Executive DBA Professors

An internationally-renowned faculty of over 100 professors qualified to PhD level and accredited to supervise doctoral research, offering students access to a team of academics that is exceptional in its diversity, reputation, research publication track record and expertise. Click here to discover the Business Science Institute faculty team that can supervise your research.

ESG UQAM Montreal
Professor, Scientific advisor
IAE Nice - Université Côte d’Azur


Admission conditions

The Executive DBA is designed for executives holding an MBA, MA or equivalent degree with at least 5 years of work experience, who wish to reflect on their past professional and personal experiences and enhance them through an individual thought process.

Recruitment process

Review of the application: each application is submitted for review and validation by the jury of the program made up of representatives of iaelyon School of Management and Business Science Institute and chaired by the Academic Director of the program

An individual interview to explain the motivations and project


China Representative

Golden Education
TEL: 400-600-8011
E-mail: zhangyiwen@gaodun.com

Founded in 2006, Golden Education is committed to Building an international lifelong financial education ecosystem. It helps thousands of enterprises improve their financial operations and offers millions of students opportunities for study, job application, entrepreneurship, promotion and network.

Apply Now for the Online DBA in China

To start the admissions procedure, please contact our local representative in China (see above) who will provide you with details of the application process for Online DBA in China.

Your CV will be transferred to Business Science Institute's Scientific Advisor for initial screening.

If your initial enquiry receives a favourable opinion, we will then invite you to proceed to Steps 2 and 3 of the application process.

You will be kept informed by e-mail throughout the process.