Financing your future

Your DBA is a major investment in your future, and will pay dividends across a lifetime. We're on hand to advise and guide you on financing options at every step of the way.

Financing your future

Your DBA is a major investment in your future, and will pay dividends across a lifetime. We are on hand to advise and guide you on financing options at every step of the way.

Program fee*


DBA Program fee

$95,000 Global Fee (USD)

DBA Program fee $95,000 Global Fee (USD)

Estimated expenses


Included Case Studies***

$500 Global Fee (USD)

Books and course materials****

$3000 Global Fee (USD)

Included Case Studies*** $500 Global Fee (USD)

Books and course materials**** $3000 Global Fee (USD)

Funding your DBA

Government loans

Depending on where you are from, you may be eligible for loan and grant opportunities offered by your country. We work with candidates to identify suitable schemes.

Educational bank loans

Financial institutions in many countries will offer loans specifically for higher education. We'll work with you to identify suitable options in your country of residence.

Personal one-to-one support to find funding

Once you start your application, you'll be assigned a personal enrollment advisor who will be in contact to discuss your individual circumstances and guide you through any available options. Get in touch: hult.edu/talk

Our DBA candidates are experienced and inspiring. I love hearing about all they've achieved and working with them on their application. My team and I are here to offer step-by-step guidance to help busy managers like you at every stage of the process. So please get in contact with us directly.”

Sean Faris, (MBA) Senior Director of Enrollment at Hult


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T&Cs

*Program fee does not include the cost of travel, accommodation, visas, living expenses, insurance, books or course materials, or the non-refundable USD 150 application fee. We recommend budgeting approximately USD 1,000 for books and course materials. Amounts are based on market benchmarks and exchange rates at the time of print and are therefore subject to change.

**Credit Structure: The Hult DBA consists of 70 credits: 22 during the in-person residencies; 20 from online sessions 16 during the construction of the dissertation; and 12 for business courses that can be transferred from prior work, waived based on experience, or accumulated for an additional fee from Hult masters programs.

***New program due to launch 2021, subject to approval by NECHE. Please view full terms & conditions at hult.edu.

****Hult International Business School reserves the right to make changes in the courses offered, requirements for graduation, locations, tuition, fees, and accommodation at any time without notice. The most recent Terms & Conditions are available at hult.edu.