BUiD recognises the importance of maintaining contact with its Alumni and has established an Alumni Society (AS) for this purpose. The Alumni Society aspires to provide the opportunity for graduates to continue their association and to offer their support to BUiD. All graduates are invited to join the AS. Membership is voluntary and a membership fee is not applied.
Application Eligibility Requirements 1 A recognised Master's degree (or equivalent or higher qualification) in Business Management or Business Management related subject with a cumulative grade point average of greater than 3.0 on a 4.0 point scale or its equivalent. 2 Documentary evidence of minimum EmSat English 1550 or TOEFL score of 580 (237 CBT) or its equivalent in a standardized English language test such as 6.5 IELTS or City & Guilds, Pearson, or Cambridge or any other standardized test as approved by Ministry of Eduction - Higher Education Affairs. 3 The chosen area of Business Management study is one which can be supervised by staff within the University. Click here to download the Research Proposal Framework Selection criteria 4 Work experience: Relevant work experience will be considered. Considerable experience (3 years or more) in a Management/Business or related environment is desirable. 5 Interview: Satisfactory admissions interview by a panel of at least two academics will be mandatory 6 Research experience: Evidence of training in research and research work, including publications, will be considered. 7 An initial proposal for research, including motivation to study for a PhD will be considered. 8 References: Supporting references will be required. Note The following are examples of subject areas which may be deemed relevant to the PhD in Management: Strategic management, Corporate governance, Ethics, Sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility, Finance, Accounting, Operations, Purchasing, Supply Chain Management, Sales, Marketing, Public Relations, Human Resource Management, Health Safety & Environment, Information systems, Information technology, etc. People with other backgrounds may also be considered on a case-by-case basis. The selection of a research area by a student will take into account the student's background and previous academic area of study.
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