Faculty of Economics and Business

Faculty of Economics and Business

Doctorate of Management Science

Welcoming Words from Head of the Program

“Welcome to the Doctoral Program in Management Science. This program will encourage students to improve their skills according to the intended study program”


Prof. Yudi Azis , S.E.,M.T.,Ph.D

Head of Doctor of Management Science, Faculty of Economics and Business, Padjadjaran University

Program Description

The DIM program prepares students to be familiar with the state of the art of research methods in any areas related to management and business, to be able to advance and present the latest knowledge and empirical findings in their chosen fields of study, and to be able to make the well-developed business and decisions and policy. The complexity of markets and societies in economic, social, and environmental challenges puts growing demands on business to actively engage with all stakeholders. There are mutually dependent relationships between public-business policymakers and the academician in providing the complex information needed on strategic business issues.


The program focuses on providing business solutions in the above mentioned various aspects. The DIM program consists of two stages – a coursework stage and a research stage. In the coursework stage, students learn the foundations of key theories and research methods and have the opportunity to specialize in fields of interest. In the research stage, students contribute their research by writing dissertations under the guidance of a panel of supervisors. The dissertation must make a significant contribution to one of the cognate disciplines of DIM. Article(s) derived from the thesis should have the potency to be published in leading journal(s) in relevant disciplines.


The DIM Program admits students twice a year, at the beginning of each semester. Normally, The DIM program takes three years to complete the degree, depending on the doctorate candidate’s performance.

Graduate Prospect

The DIM program offers two concentrations: General Management and Business Management. In both concentrations, the student can select a field of specializations that encompasses management and business disciplines. The specialization development emphasizes on methodological issues and updated knowledge in the field of interest following:


  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Financial Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Operations Management

First Year
First Semester
Second Semester
Seminar Kemajuan
Seminar Usulan Riset2 Credits
International Conference I
Total2 Credits

Second Year
Third Semester
Survey Lapangan
Pengolahan Data
Publikasi I7 Credits
Fourth Semester
Seminar Kemajuan II
Seminar Hasil Riset10 Credits
International Conference II
Total17 Credits

Third Year
Fifth Semester
Survey Naskah Disertasi10 Credits
International Conference III
Publikasi II8 Credits
Sixth Semester
Sidang Promosi Doktor5 Credits
Total23 Credits




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