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Global DBA in Data and AI

The Global Doctorate in Business Administration in Data Science and AI is a seamless amalgamation of Business Management and Artificial Intelligence where participants will learn about the applications of AI, strategy development and the resolution of project failure operations. The INSOFE-Rennes School of Business graduates of this programme will be future Thought Leaders who can plan, deploy, and implement short, medium, and long-term initiatives with success.


According to LinkedIn’s 2020 emerging jobs report, Artificial Intelligence Specialists (74% annual growth) and Data Scientists (37% annual growth) who possess skills such as Machine Learning, Python, and Deep Learning are the most sought-after individuals across different industries.

By completing a doctoral degree in Business Administration in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence students become experts in the use of advanced tools and develop the strategic planning and decision-making skills which are vital to succeeding in the AI/ML industries.

This Global DBA will help you to become a Thought Leader in your industry and provide the experience required to work in senior management positions such as CXO, VP, and Head of Analytics.



To be eligible you must have obtained a 1st division in your master’s level degree and have a minimum of 5 years of experience. Bachelor students with 8/10 years of experience may also apply.  You are also required to be in a professional position while completing the programme.

English proficiency required:

You must have a sufficient level of English for admission:

  • TOEFL > 80
  • TOEIC > 60
  • IELTS > 6.5
  • Previous studies taught in English (minimum 3 years)
  • Native Language: English

Application process

Candidates should complete the application form provided below (Using the “Apply Here” button).

They will also need to provide contact details for their referees, all of their higher education transcripts and their CV. They must also prepare and include a research proposal.

Candidates must also record a video interview which will be followed up by an online interview with professors from both INSOFE and Rennes SB.

Tuition fees

Application fees: €100
Tuition fees:

  • 1st year: €10,000
  • 2nd year: €10,000
  • 3rd year: €10,000