The doctoral degree programme of the Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) of the University of Macau (UM) keeps pace with global trends in higher education as well as societal development needs, actively promoting the integration of teaching and research. Students are given plenty of opportunities to participate in interdisciplinary research around the strategic needs for industrial development in Macau and in the Greater Bay Area. Students are cultivated to become competitive high-level talents who could solve problems in related fields.

►►►Doctoral Programme Admission for Academic Year 2023/2024
The doctoral degree programme of FBA is now accepting applications for academic year 2023/2024. Interested parties could log in to the following for online application.

Admission Guidelines and Application

Application Period (Regular Admission)

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Business Administration Programme 1 August 2022 – 31 October 2022 (1st Batch)
1 November 2022 – 28 February 2023 (2nd Batch)
Doctor of Business Administration Programme (DBA) 1 December 2022 – 31 May 2023


►►► Recommended Direct Admission for Academic Year 2023/2024
With the approval of the Ministry of Education, UM has been approved to recruit outstanding fresh undergraduate students from universities in the Mainland that have the qualifications for postgraduate recommended direct admission (RDA) to study for doctoral and master’s degree programmes in Macau. RDA Students who apply for admission to UM do not occupy the recommended postgraduate examination-exemption quota of their undergraduate schools, but they must obtain the postgraduate examination-exemption qualification recommended by their undergraduate schools.

Application Period (Recommended Direct Admission)
Doctoral Degree Programme: 15 June 2022 to 17 October 2022
Master’s Degree Programme: 15 August 2022 to 17 October 2022

Admission Guidelines and Application

►►►PhD Funding
UM provides abundant funding for the cultivation of high-level talents, especially for doctoral students enrolling in the PhD Progrmame. The application period is from now until 16 January 2023.

►►►Application Enquiry
Graduate School
Phone: (00853) 8822 4898

►►►Programme Enquiry
Faculty of Business Administration
Phone: (00853) 8822 4656