upGrad partners with Swiss School of Business and Management. India’s largest higher education edtech company, upGrad, yet again, strengthens its worldwide network of reputed universities by partnering with the Swiss School of Business and Management (SSBM), Geneva.
Through this partnership, upGrad offers The Global Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program which is one of the highest postgraduate degrees in academic management education at almost 25% of the cost of an on-campus degree. This association is aligned with upGrad’s vision of powering career success for every member of the global workforce as their trusted lifelong learning partner.
This EduQua certified, 24 months the global DBA program has specialization in 12+ domains including Data Science, Machine Learning and Business Analytics and is targeted at senior workings professionals who want to fast track to the C-Suite. It is the most advanced business education available to ambitious professionals who want to stand out from the pack of MBA’s and Master’s degrees.
The DBA program has a blend of online learning combined with thesis support from dedicated thesis supervisors from SSBM, Geneva. The faculty comprises industry experts and academic centres such as the University of Rome, University of Florence, University of St. Gallen, Penn State, etc.
Phalgun Kompalli, Co-founder, upGrad, added, “We are excited to partner with Swiss School of Business and Management (SSBM), Geneva to bring this global Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program to our learners and expand our network of top universities. We are confident that, this new program will help professionals to fast track their careers in today’s highly competitive market.”
upGrad has been expanding its global presence by leaps and bounds. It had recently announced the CEO for the APAC region followed by the country head for Indonesia. It had also announced forming the four-member board comprising of distinguished leaders for its UK operations and will soon be announcing the appointment of the leadership team for its US operation.