This program is flexible and interdisciplinary, applying social science theory and research methods to management problems. It offers specializations in Entrepreneurship and Technology Management, Business Risk and Finance, Business Strategy and Marketing, Operation and Performance Management, Decision Making and Strategic Negotiation, and People and Knowledge Management.

Commencement Date:
Every August

Minimum Qualifications:
Master degree with research component
Length of Study:
3-year program (Full-time)
Class Schedule :

Total Credits :
6 semesters
44 credits
International conference presentation 
Nationally accredited/indexed-international journal 
Scopus-indexed international journal

Course Structure

Develop a basic understanding of the philosophy of management science, literature review, problem statement, research contribution, hypotheses, research methodologies, scientific paper writing, and research proposal.
Semester 1
Required courses:
Philosophy and Methodology of Science in Management
Theory and Model Development
Behavioral Science
Preparation Examination
Semester 2
Required courses:
Quantitative Research Methodology
Qualitative Research Methodology
Research Proposal
Collect and analyze data, write, present and publish the research.
Semester 3
Required courses:
Progress Seminar I
Elective 1
Elective 2
Semester 4
Required courses:
Progress Seminar II
Collect and analyze data, write, present and publish the research.
Semester 5
Required courses:
Progress Seminar III
Semester 6
Required courses:
Progress Seminar IV
Dissertation Examination

Dual Degree Program

Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia (ITB) and Coventry University, UK (CU) are inviting applications from suitably qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship to research the topics of:

  1. Transitioning to Circular Supply Chains: A Multi-level Perspective Approach
  2. Sustainable Funds: Greenwishing or Greenwashing

How to Apply

Annually, DSM ITB commence classes on August. Early preparation become the important step to enrol and start an embarking journey with DSM ITB.

Elective Courses

Students at DSM program will select one of six concentrations from these research areas: People and Knowledge Management, Operations and Performance Management, Business Strategy and Marketing, Business Risk and Finance, Entrepreneurship Study & Technology Management, and Decision Making & Strategic Negotiation.

In addition, various elective courses are available in the respective research areas. These courses are tailored to broaden the students’ knowledge base as well as the opportunity for further research. The list of elective courses is as follows:

Business Risk and Finance
  1. Digital Economy and Financial Technology
Business Strategy and Marketing
  1. Behavioral Marketing
Decision Making and Strategic Negotiation
  1. Critical Systems Thinking
Study Program
  1. Advanced Topics in Management 1
  2. Advanced Topics in Management 2
  3. Research in Business
Entrepreneurship Study and Technology Management
  1. Research and Development Management for Entrepreneurship
Operations and Performance Management
  1. Advanced Corporate Performance Management
People and Knowledge Management
  1. Advanced Research in People and Knowledge Management

Costs and Scholarships

Semester 1:
IDR 25,000,000
Semester 2:
IDR 25,000,000
Semester 3:
IDR 25,000,000
Semester 4:
IDR 25,000,000
Semester 5:
IDR 25,000,000
Semester 6:
IDR 25,000,000
IDR 150,000,000


  1. Student who have passed the limit of normal study period (6 semesters) will be charged IDR 35,000,000/extra semester
  2. Confirmation fee and all the tuition fees cannot be refunded in all conditions, including when students fail to register or finish the program
  3. SBM ITB reserves the right to adjust the above information

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