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PhD Programme

Doctorate of Business Administration (researched based PhD) programme in cooperation with the University of Azteca

PhD of Business Administration in Hospitality Management (Awarded by University of Azteca)


Doctoral education has become of paramount significance in a world where knowledge is the new ‘fuel’, the ultimate economic renewable to economic growth leading to a knowledge-based economy. 


It is the highest degree that students can achieve. If you strive for greatness, and nothing short of being the best will do, a PhD will definitely fulfil your intellectual satisfaction. With a Doctoral degree, the students will learn to sharpen their analytical skills and be able to apply these new tools to subsequent ventures. The students will be recognized experts in his/her field and will have a fully accredited PhD Degree to prove it.

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The social impact for the Master and Doctoral holders could be understood in three ways:


  1. Development of social skills (Communication, presentation)

  2. Accessing professional networks and building personal relationships and social recognition

  3. Highlighting personal development and contribution to the society with innovative ideas research

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Why our PhD

  • Support in Research Development

  • Campus in Switzerland

  • Full Education Package

  • Full Support from the C4C+ department

  • Personal Branding Programme

  • Ambassadors Programme

  • The Wellbeing Academy

For more detailed information, please refer to our Doctoral Information Booklet

At Swiss Educational College (SEC), we offer the following credential at the Doctoral level in conjunction with our partner University of Azteca:


PhD in Hospitality and Business Management (Research-based) / Duration - 3 years


  • Student must be minimum 23 years of age

  • Student should have 6.5 or above IELTS academic score or equivalent efficiency

  • Student must have a recognized and accredited Master level degree

  • Student must submit an abstract of their research interest in the field of hospitality or business

  • Student must pass the admission interview with our PhD admission panel

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