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Swiss-French (Geneva-Paris) Dual Degree Onsite/Blended DBA Program

Swiss-French (Geneva-Paris) Dual Degree Onsite/Blended DBA Program



24 months


13.000 EUR Blended/ 14.000 EUR Onsite

Tuition fees

135+ countries

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Swiss-French Dual Degree Onsite/Blended DBA Program

Our comprehensive DBA program is meticulously designed to elevate your expertise and propel your professional journey forward. Accessible entirely online, our curriculum offers a diverse range of courses tailored to align with your career ambitions.

In partnership with the esteemed ISMAC International Business School, our Dual Degree DBA program zeroes in on four pivotal areas, each intricately linked to the international landscape:





Upon completion, you’ll earn a Swiss French Dual Degree DBA, receiving 120 ECTS credits and positioning yourself for success in today’s competitive landscape. 

For the online learning system, we are using the platform used by Harvard and MIT

Partner Schools

When the student successfully finishes the MBA program, he/she will get two diplomas:

SSBM Geneva


ISMAC International Business School



  • 6 courses
  • 24 months
  • SSBM pluses
  • 1 Personal Advisor
  • SSBM Connect
  • Top-notch e-learning platform
  • Min. 120 ECTS credits

About the program


Embark on a transformative journey with our program, designed to cultivate a holistic understanding of key facets in international business while honing essential leadership skills.

Through a dynamic blend of courses, you’ll develop an integrated perspective, enhancing your career prospects, employability, and expanding your professional network.

Our Swiss French Dual Degree DBA program is crafted to furnish you with innovative leadership skills, instill a global mindset, and equip you with cutting-edge tools facilitated by our state-of-the-art learning management technology.


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The Swiss French Dual Degree DBA program curriculum is composed of 6 core courses that you can attend. 

The program curriculum is the following one:

ONLINE or Onsite Zagreb or Geneva (up to 3 courses delivered by SSBM):
Research Methodology I
Research Methodology II
Research Proposal


ONLINE or Onsite (up to 3 courses delivered by ISMAC):
Research Methodology I
Research Methodology II
Research Proposal


* final list of available courses is subject to change


This program is delivered in blended mode. Online modules can be completed in your own time and at your own pace.

You also have the opportunity to increase your learning by attending our webinars.

Our interactive, supportive teaching model is designed for busy professionals and is delivered through our best-in-class learning management system.


  • All reading materials for this course will be made accessible to you through the SSBM Online Learning Portal. Notes for each module are often downloadable, and you are able to save your current learning status and continue whenever you like.
  • We provide access to SSBM Connect– an online platform to socialize / exchange / engage and communicate with current students, alumni, professors and industry partners
  • Access to SSBM e-Library and ESBCO ( largest provider of research databases, e-journals, magazine subscriptions, ebooks and discovery service)


Upon successful completion of the Swiss French Dual Degree DBA programme with SSBM Geneva Diploma to be issued by SSBM Geneva and ISMAC diploma to be issued by ISMAC.

Premium Knowledge

In-depth knowledge on latest organizational and leadership topics.

International Career

You will learn to apply novel, innovative, and creative solutions to complex business problems leading to International career.


Swiss French Dual Degree DBA program fits with working professional busy schedule by providing flexible study structure.

Take your career to a new level!

Overall Swiss French Dual Degree DBA program brings the following aspects to your career development:

  • Conduct professional competency building activities
  • Develop real life problem solving abilities
  • Provide practical orientation to management theory
  • Get a holistic and strategic understanding of business
  • Implement innovative and creative thinking

Our Swiss French Dual Degree DBA program will help you to be prepared to assume various management roles in a variety of organizations and industries. Many of our graduates are currently employed in the following roles Director, CEO, Vice President, Senior Management, Owner / Partner, Entrepreneur, HR Expert, etc.



What Our Students Say?

  • Adina Grecu

    “It is a great experience and I truly appreciate this chance that I have received, to study at SSBM Geneva, one of the top 10 European Business Schools offering online MBAs”.
    Adina Grecu, Head of Digital & Online Marketing , Switzerland

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  • Katarina Lasic

    “I completed the Executive MBA program and it has been quite an experience. I have enjoyed myself and my expectations have been exceeded”.
    Katarina Lasic, Finance Director, Novo Nordisk

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  • Alex E. Asampong

    “SSBM is highly efficient regarding information, assistance and all tools one needs to accomplish study successfully. Undoubtedly, I am very proud of my excellent experience with SSBM”.
    Alex E. Asampong, Lecturer Utrecht University, Netherlands

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  • David Annan

    “It was a great experience and I want to thank entire SSBM for an amazing support during my thesis. I’m also proud to be part of DBA mentors after I finished my DBA journey”.
    David Annan, Author and Lecturer, Kazakhstan

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  • Elisa Simeoni

    “SSBM offers high level education with experienced professors and effective learning. This is a great opportunity to boost my career and invest in quality education”
    Elisa Simeoni, Talent Manager, i-surance, France

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  • Aser Matter

    “The greatest benefit of the program was much more than the “piece of paper”…Thanks to the SSBM for the MBA program, I know that I have all of the tools to be a successful and ethical leader.”
    Aser Mater, Director, Jaz Hotel Group

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  • Apostol Georgiev

    “Studying at SSBM Geneva has been extremely impactful for the way I look at business organizations. There are so many things I’ve learned…”
    Apostol Georgiev, Risk consultant at Wells Fargo

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  • Lisa Tamilia

    “I am very impressed with my experience in the DBA program! It is also a great network and collaboration with a professional network of great students around the globe”
    Business Instructor, USA

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  • Rohini Ghavari

    “I’m very happy with the support of my mentor. It is really amazing and I’m enjoying my journey.”
    Rohini Ghavari, DBA Student, India

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  • Abraham G Melgar

    “All the programs at SSBM have been wonderful and the teachers were extremely helpful. In my specific case, the course that helped me pay for the entire MBA degree and set the foundation for my financial well-being in life is the finance course at SSBM”
    Abraham Melgar, Country Sales Manager, Bolivia

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Tuition Fees

Swiss French Dual Degree DBA program

Swiss French Dual Degree Blended DBA program was designed in partnership with ISMAC International Businss School.

Swiss French Dual Degree DBA program is offered in English, brings 120 ECTS credits, and is organised into core courses and seminars. Earn your Swiss French Dual Degree DBA in 24 months or less while continuing to work and building your on-the-job experience. Program is delivered in blended mode.

All of the lectures are following high standards and are delivered by our professors. Our professors will keep you engaged, motivated and will provide high quality teaching experience so you leverage your professional development and advance your career.

Tuition Fees

Swiss French Dual Degree Blended DBA program: 13.000 EUR*
Swiss French Dual Degree Onsite DBA program: 14.000 EUR*

We offer various scholarship opportunities. We invite you to carefully check which one can apply to you.

* This price includes all program related costs. Additional costs may apply in some circumstances. 



– MBA (or equivalent qualification) from a recognized higher education institution.

– A Master’s degree in management (or associated discipline) with a minimum of 2 years professional work experience.

– A Master’s degree in a field other than management (or related discipline) but with a minimum of 5 years professional work experience.

– Grade transcripts

– Your CV or resume

– ID or passport copy

– One photo

Applications to the doctoral program will be reviewed by members of the Doctorate Admissions Committee who will make recommendations and decisions (accept/reject) regarding offers of admission to the DBA program. Upon receipt of the documents, a formal interview with the DBA Academic Director may be scheduled with some candidates.


The Swiss French Dual Degree DBA program curriculum is composed of 6 core courses that you can attend. 

The program curriculum is the following one:

ONLINE or Onsite Zagreb or Geneva (up to 3 courses delivered by SSBM):
Research Methodology I
Research Methodology II
Research Proposal


ONLINE or Onsite (up to 3 courses delivered by ISMAC):
Research Methodology I
Research Methodology II
Research Proposal


* final list of available courses is subject to change

The online teaching experience is an important factor when deciding to study online. At SSBM, we aim to provide a top-notch learning experience.
Do you want to see how our online teaching experience looks like? 

Online Teaching Experience

How about connecting with your peers, alumni, students, professors, industry leaders and companies we work with? “SSBM Connect” is a place where you can engage, interact and socialize with the SSBM community.

Online Learning Experience

SSBM enables this through our unique and innovative “eSSBM” platform where you can enjoy a top learning experience.


Some of the companies our MBA students come from

Check our gallery with student interviews, photos and latest graduation ceremonies.

Still Wondering Why Study at SSBM?

SSBM is a truly innovative and leading business and management school that aims at taking education to a new level!
We aim at providing a superior learning experience that will have a direct impact on your professional development.

With our unique programs you will strengthen your strategic visionefficiency and leadership to manage today’s organizations.


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