Doctorate in Management


The Doctorate of Management, awarded by UCAM, Spain, is designed for executives who want to pursue research or want to lead their organizations towards achieving higher levels of success.

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Program Overview

This programme commences with structured coursework designed to build research competencies, followed by a research project that applies those competencies to improve business practices or to add new practices.

This programme is structured in to 2 stages, the year one consists of 5 taught modules comprising to 60 ECTS Credits. Successful students of the stage -1 will progress to the final Practice Based Thesis which will be completed in 2 years from the beginning of the research. Maximum duration allowed for the research is 3 years and minimum is 1 year.

24 to 36 months
Blended Learning
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UCAM, Spain
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    Key Features


    Successful students of stage 1 will be awarded MPhil-Management by Universidad Catolica De Murcia, Spain, if the student decides to exit without completing the final research thesis.


    Stage 1 (Taught Modules) – 1 Year

    Stage 2 (Research) – 2 Years

    Though the term for research is 2 years the learner can extend it for 1 more year. An amibtious student can even complete the research in one year also, based on their schedule.

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    Doctorate of Management – 60 ECTS Credits

    Founded in the year 1996, UCAM is a fully accredited European University with a clear mission: to provide students with the knowledge and skills to serve society, to contribute to the further expansion of human knowledge through research and development. UCAM empowers students to develop their own real-world skills. The campus’ top class infrastructure, its labs and studios, allied with practical learning components will prepare students to put their acquired knowledge into action. UCAM is a private Catholic university with 20 years of history and more than 16,000 students and around 1,000 professors, offering 32 prominent European official Bachelor’s, 87 Master’s and 8 doctorate lines of research amongst other prestigious title. UCAM is accredited by ANECA (National Agency for Quality Assessment and Accreditation of Spain) The Global Student Satisfaction Awards which empowers students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2021 rated UCAM with a score above 4.4 (out of 5). University bettered itself by 500 ranks in research among higher education centres world over, as per Times Higher Education world rankings, 2022.

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    Choosing a course of study that you have a strong inclination to pursue a UK qualifying degree or for a skilled set is a good start in pursuing your educational goals. At ECX, you get a triple power MBA degree.

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    In order to pursue their dream education, the key factor is that the students need ease in accessing the centre and at ECX we come to your nearest city to overcome any challenges faced in commutation or travelling abroad without compromising on the quality of education.

    Affordable Fee

    Quality education abroad is highly expensive. At ECX you get the benefit to enroll for course that is affordable with flexible payment options.

    Academic Support

    You get enrolled to a UK degree, with blended teaching methodology and 360-degree academic assistance through our faculties with international standards for attaining a business management degree.

    Career Opportunities

    You become an industry-ready business professional on completion of the degree as it brings in more of a realistic pursuit, thus transforming you with the better skill sets to approach the career market further.

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    Program Details

    This will be a 3 year applied Doctorate degree in management and leadership research with a focus in organizational management and leadership. The program will offer additional exit award-(Master of Philosophy in Applied Business Leadership and Management)-To students who finish (1Year coursework and publish a scoping or systematic review on applied Leadership and management topic is optional and can be claimed on payment. as a researcher.

    Learning Path

    Module 1
    YEAR 1
    Introduction To Research Methods 10 ECTS
    Applied Reseatch In Organizational Behavior And Leadership 10 ECTS
    Contemporary Research In Business Analytics 10 ECTS
    Innovation And Sustainability Research Perspectives 10 ECTS
    Action Research Approaches In Operational Management 10 ECTS
    Doctoral Research Proposal 10 ECTS
    Module 2
    YEAR 2
    Dissertation Registration
    Confirmation of Supervision
    Module 3
    YEAR 3
    Dissertation Completion  
    Defense 120
    Total credits 180

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