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Christian Institute of Church and Management Studies in Switzerland

Doctorate in Business Administration is the highest level in the field of "Business Administration" equivalent to European Qualifications Framework (EQF) Level 8 - Doctorate level which is the highest academic step in the European system. 

Doctorate in Business Administration is considered sometimes as the most popular study program in all management fields, it’s the highest level in management studies, created around 100 years ago to teach managers how to improve their organizations. With JITM the student will study all related subject to Business Administration including accounting, leadership, marketing, business ethics, etc.…

In Doctorate Level, JITM Candidate should come already with work experience in the related field. JITM will combine the academic / work experience which the student already gained into further knowledge and theories to improve the student know-how to be more Beneficial to the community.

JITM follows the Bologna process (EQF Level 8) as the learning outcomes explained in the Bologna Guide.

  • European Qualifications Framework (EQF): Level 8
  • Award: Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA)
  • Duration: Please click here
  • Age: Minimum age 23 years
  • Previous study: Master in Business, Theology or equivalent
  • English level: IELTS or equivalent
  • Study Method: Distance
  • Fee: 19900 Euro

How long?

This program is divided into two steps, the 1st step is one year study program the 2nd step is the thesis. 


  • General Management
  • Business Law
  • Global Management
  • Strategic Management and Leadership
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Information System Analyses
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Research Methods
  • Electronic Research Methods
  • Dynamic Websites

+ your thesis topic must be about: Non-profit Organizations Management student must write at least 60.000 word (from chapter 1 to chapter 5).