• Degree: PhD
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Business Administration

Program Description

PhD in Business Administration - Admission Requirements

Applicants for the PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)Degree at the Faculty of Business Administration must hold a master’s degree from the Faculty of Business Administration at Beirut Arab University or any other recognized university that qualifies him / her to pursue their PhD with a minimum CGPA of “2.33” for credit-hour system students and “Good” for academic year system students in the courses of the master’s degree. Postgraduate students should pass the TOEFL exam with a minimum average of 500, or IELTS with a minimum score of “6.5”, or its equivalent in other languages before registering for the thesis.​​​​​​​​​​​​

Career Opportunities

Management graduates may be employed by large private or public organizations, profit or non-profit organizations, governmental or local authorities, consultation firms and much more.

Some career options include:

Administrative Assistant

Assistant Manager

Production Control Manager

Technical Consultant

Office Manager

Development Officer

Human Resources Specialist

Information Services Supervisor

Branch Manager

Information Systems Manager

Customer Service Manager

Market Research Analyst


Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
MGMT701 Seminar in Organizational Theory 3 3 Major R
MGMT702 Seminar in Strategic Management 3 3 Major R
Second Semester
MGMT703 Seminar in Research Methodology for Business 3 3 Major R
MGMT704 Seminar in Information Technology and Systems 3 3 Major R
Third Semester
FINB701 Seminar in Financial Management 3 3 Major R
MGMT705 Seminar in Human Resources Management 3 3 Major R
MGMT706 Seminar in Production and Operations Management 3 3 Major R
MRKT701 Seminar in Marketing Management 3 3 Major R
Fourth Semester
FINB702 Seminar in Financial Institution and Markets 3 3 Major R
MGMT707 Seminar in Organizational Development 3 3 Major R
MGMT708 Seminar in Quality Management 3 3 Major R
MRKT702 Seminar in Service Marketing 3 3 Major R
Sixth Semester
MGMT799 Thesis 3 3 Major R