项目特色 Program Features
课程体系：6+X ( 6门必修课、X次工作坊)
University of Otago delivers a doctoral program, named Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) cooperating with Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
Compared with PhD degree, DBA program focuses on the combination of research skills and management practice. It improves students’ business knowledge and enhances their capability of research and thinking.
The aim of the program is to ensure that knowledge is developed for public good and/or economic benefit as a direct outcome. The degree is structured to allow candidates to continue working and to focus on specific business problems within their own workplace as part of their degree. The DBA has been developed to address the needs of industry and employers for graduates with industry experience, problem solving and data analysis skills, and the ability to undertake applied research.
The core of the DBA program is cultivating excellent managers with the capability of identifying and solving business problems. To accomplish this goal, DBA program provides the international high-level education. The students are encouraged to observe the business phenomenon world-wide, and combine with their own practice experience, with the aim of to create new knowledge.
This program aims to recruit high-level managers and business persons with rich management experience. Through learning in DBA, the students can systematically express their unique vision and thoughts, communicate and share with more people, thereby improve their understanding of management.
学校介绍 University Introduction
The University of Otago, founded in 1869, is New Zealand’s oldest and the first university. It is one of the two largest research institutes in New Zealand. It provides a research-led learning environment that is second to none with a richly deserved reputation for excellence. In 2011, it is awarded as the “highest research quality”university. It is ranked the 151st in QS World University Rankings in 2017/18. It received a Five Stars Plus QS Stars University rating in 2017.It has a higher proportion of PhD students than any other universities in New Zealand. The University of Otago has the first medical school in New Zealand, as well as the only schools of surveying and dentistry. The School of Dentistry is ranked in top ten in the world, and ranked the 1st in Oceania.
The main campus of the University of Otago is located in the city of Dunedin, which is the major city within the province of Otago in New Zealand. The University of Otago also has campuses in Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington. Currently it has over 20,000 students, including 2700 international students from 100 countries.
New Zealand covers approximately the same area as Great Britain, making it one of the least crowded countries in the world and a haven for peace and relaxation.
Dunedin was the first major business centre of New Zealand. Modeled on Edinburgh in Scotland, it is one of the preserved Victorian and Edwardian cities in the Southern Hemisphere. It is called “the Edinburgh in the Southern Hemisphere”. And it is the quintessential university city. Now Dunedin is a popular tourist destination. Because of its geographical location of the natural harbor, the city is also the southern tip of the South Island transportation hub. In addition, Dunedin is a sister city of Shanghai.
Otago Business School, founded in 1912, is well known in New Zealand. It pioneered the first full-time MBA in this country. Its MBA course is well known internationally. The international EQUIS and AACSB accreditations ensure the business education is truly world-class and globally recognised.