Online Double Degree DBA Strategic Management


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Program Description

This unique double degree DBA (Doctor of Business Administration program) program was designed in collaboration with EMAS Business School (Eurasian Management and Administration School), one of the best business schools in Russia, voted #1 in Russia among business schools offering the online DBA program.

The double-degree DBA program is a top-class consulting and education program for those who need to obtain modern management skills with a focus on the use of practical skills. 

The objective of this Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) is to provide participants with the opportunity to make significant contributions to the strategic management field and to develop a professional practice at the highest level. 

Double-Degree DBA program is thought in English, will bring you 200 ECTS through 20 courses. The program takes place 100% online. EMAS and SSBM use state-of-the-art online learning platforms offering students unique learning experience.

It is a practical and research-based doctoral program in business and industry that is designed for mid-career executives who have already completed the MBA (or equivalent qualification) and are looking to further enhance their Strategic Management knowledge in the field.

The total duration for completing the double degree DBA program is 2-3 academic years or less which depends on the student’s motivation to deliver the thesis.

SSBM is a Global, Innovative and Unique Business School with Students from All around the World

Swiss School of Business and Management is a global, innovative, and unique business school with students from all around the world. SSBM’s programs were designed in partnership with numerous industry partners with the aim of continuously delivering Swiss Quality Education and excellence. The international faculty comes from top universities and encourages students to acquire knowledge and skills that are required for the competitive business environment.

  • SSMB’s industry knowledge and expertise stimulate students’ interest in business and prepare them for the upcoming challenges that they will be faced with. SSBM’s expertise in business will encourage students to enhance their careers and professional development. 

SSBM’s mission is to provide educational excellence and expertise in business education through innovative and cutting-edge technology and high-quality learning experience. SSMB encourages diversity and global connectivity between students, faculty, and business partners.

EMAS is one of the Best Experts in Business Strategy & Strategic Management in the World

Eurasian Management and Administration School is one of the world’s best expert in Business Strategy & Strategic Management, which is the most important course for top managers and business owners. The best expert (among business schools) in Central & Eastern Europe! → EMAS is the best choice for business owners & managers who are looking for upgrading and scaling up their companies, as well as for young people who want to climb the career ladder promptly.

  • Apart from well-known instruments, EMAS has a profound methodology of contemporary strategic management. – EMAS MBA students study the most advanced methods and tools of Business Strategy & Strategic Management which are not taught at the majority of other schools! 

EMAS exceptional expertise in Business Strategy and Strategic Management guarantees the excellence of EMAS graduates and their professional supremacy over the graduates of the schools without sufficient knowledge in these must-have areas of modern business!

Strategic Management specialization

  • DBA in Strategic Management will provide you with a deep and profound understanding of professional management competencies such as:
  • Business modeling
  • Strategies of business development
  • Business growth on fluctuating markets)
  • Data Analytics for Decision Making
  • Strategic Management. Company Strategy. Strategic Goal Setting. Strategy Formulation
  • Lean Production and Quick Response Manufacturing
  • Project Management
  • Tax Management
  • Financial Management
  • Business Presentation Skills, etc.

Tuition Fees

  • DBA: 12.000 EUR (Online)
  • DBA: 13.000 EUR (Blended)

The tuition fees are for the full program duration. There are no other hidden fees.


  • MBA (or equivalent qualification) from a recognized higher education institution
  • A Master’s degree in management (or associated discipline) with a minimum of 2 years of professional work experience
  • A Master’s degree in a field other than management (or related discipline) but with a minimum of 5 years of professional work experience
  • Grade transcripts
  • Your CV or resume
  • ID or passport copy
  • One photo


  • Personal Performance. Time-management
  • Strategic Management. Leadership and Staff Motivation. Strategic Thinking. Creating a Personal Brand of the Manager
  • Strategic Management. Market modeling, analysis, and forecasting. Business modeling and sales forecasting of a company and competitors
  • Strategic Management. Company Strategy. Strategic Goal Setting. Strategy Formulation
  • Strategic Management. Determination of Target Segments. Determination of Market Position. Branding and Brand Management
  • Strategic Management. Change Management. Effective Implementation of the Decisions
  • Strategic Management. Corporate Culture Management
  • Production Management. Lean Production and Quick Response Manufacturing
  • HR-Management
  • Operations Management. Day-to-day management
  • Sales Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Business Innovation Management
  • Tax Management
  • Financial Management
  • Strategic Marketing. Marketing-management
  • Business Presentation Skills
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Financial statement analysis and Company Valuation
  • Data Analytics for Decision Making


Experts in Business Education

We are “Experts in Business Education”. Our core values stand on:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity
  • Connectivity
  • Expertise

We offer Swiss quality through unique Experience, Exchange, Everywhere, and Engagement.

SSBM Connect

How about connecting with your peers, alumni, students, professors, industry leaders, and companies we work with?

SSBM enables this through our unique and innovative “SSBM Connect” platform where you can engage, interact, and socialize with the SSBM community!


Networking is one of our core strategic directions.

SSBM has signed a strategic partnership with MBA clubs enabling SSBM MBA students to become members of the MBA Alumni Club. This will provide to our MBA students new networking opportunities to connect with peers from the same but also different industries as one of SSBM’s main objectives is to have a diverse student body.


Still Wondering Why Study at SSBM?

  • SSBM is a truly innovative and leading business and management school that aims at taking education to a new level!
  • We aim at providing a superior learning experience that will have a direct impact on your professional development.

With our unique programs, you will strengthen your strategic vision, efficiency, and leadership to manage today’s organizations.

Apply To SSBM

The Application Process

Applications go through the SSBM’s admissions website.

The admissions team looks for evidence of academic ability as well as indications of past performance and future potential.

If you have questions or would like help with your application, please feel free to contact our dedicated team at any point in your application process at

  • Step 1
    • Prepare Your CV/Resume
    • Professional Resume (in pdf format)
  • Step 2
    • Fill the Application form
    • Send us your Application form (in pdf format)
  • Step 3
    • Your Photo
    • Professional Photo (jpg or pdf format)
  • Step 4
    • ID document
    • Passport/ID document or driver’s license (jpg or pdf format)
  • Step 5
    • Grades transcript
    • Most recent transcript or diploma (pdf format only).
  • Step 6
    • Submit
    • Submit all documents from Steps 1-5 and send it to us by email. The application process should not take more than 10 minutes. Once the application form has been submitted, we will send you full details on the next steps.

Things To Know First

The Common Application is required for students applying to any of SSBM’s programs.

For some of the degrees you have to fulfill some minimum requirements:

  • To attend our MBA program you must have at least 180 ECTS from your previous degree.
  • Our doctoral degree is open to anyone who already holds a Master/MBA degree or has extensive professional experience. You must have at least 180 ECTS from your previous degree.
  • Our Certificate programs do not have any strict requirements and can be taken by anyone who has acquired or is in the progress of receiving a bachelor's degree.

When To Apply?

You can join our program at any moment once the Admission Committee reviews your application. Be certain that you have the necessary qualification for each of our programs. SSBM will review your qualifications during the course of your studies. SSBM reserves the right not to award you a degree if the admission criteria are not met.

What is Next?

After being admitted to our programs, you will receive a letter of admission. Having processed the payment, you will receive an email with your login credentials and will be granted access to our Learn Management System.

Last updated Jul 2020

About the School

SSBM is a global, innovative and unique school with students from all around the world. Our programs were designed with over 30 industry partners. We guarantee Swiss Quality Education and excellence. ... Read More

SSBM is a global, innovative and unique school with students from all around the world. Our programs were designed with over 30 industry partners. We guarantee Swiss Quality Education and excellence. Our VISION is to be a unique, innovative and international business & management school offering premium research, practice, and education. We are committed to continuously provide educational excellence and our expertise in business education through our innovative cutting-edge technology and our high-quality learning experience. We encourage diversity and global connectivity between our students, faculty and business partners. Read less
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