Contribute to the nation through excellent research

Doctor of Science in Management (DSM) of School of Business and Management, Institut Teknologi Bandung (SBM-ITB) endeavours to contribute to the development of business and management knowledge and dissemination for stakeholders in the business, government and society. We encourage research that provides value and significant impact on both works of literature and practices, with a broad scope in the business and management areas, at the policy, strategic, tactical and operational levels.

Our curriculum builds on core research skills with excellent support from laboratories and research centres in terms of workshops, seminars, and training programs complementing the curriculum that aims to accelerate and improve research quality. There are two types of classes offered, namely Doctoral Program for academicians (Bandung Campus) and the Doctoral Program for Professionals (Jakarta Campus).

We offer English taught program with individualized attention and services from the point students apply to the program, provide a study and research road map guide, and escort students to complete the program. Also, access to various scholarship opportunities adds to the competitiveness of our program.

Furthermore, we invite you to meet our leading faculties, students, and staff to learn more about potential research and study plans according to your goal and passion. Thank you for your interest in the DSM program. Please contact us for more information.


Yuliani Dwi Lestari, PhD
Doctor of Science in Management Director

Doctoral Program for Academicians

Study at our Bandung Campus. Weekday class-based.

Doctoral Program for Professionals

Study at our Jakarta Campus. Weekend class-based.

Learning Goals & Objectives

Here are aspects that we aim to get you excel on throughout your journey in Doctor of Science in Management program:


Annually, DSM ITB commence classes on August. Early preparation become the important step to enrol and start an embarking journey with DSM ITB. Below is the FAQs about admission:

Follow the steps in How to Apply section, located in each Academic Program page: DSM for Academician, DSM for Professional. It’s important for you to review entry requirements before submitting your application.

The application process can take up to 4-8 weeks depending on the time of year. Please ensure that your online application form is as complete as possible at the time of submission to avoid unnecessary delays, and ask your referees to be ready to submit a reference promptly.

If you wish to join the test arranged by SBM ITB Admission office, the test schedule are stated in Admission Deadline section in each Academic Program page.

The application deadlines for all doctoral programs are listed in

Contact the SBM ITB admission office and ensure you have submitted all supporting documents. Lack of documents or imperfection of documents in the upload process can pose a risk of rejection from the ITB New Student Admission Committee (or DEKTM) system and this is entirely the responsibility of applicants. Selection participants must be registered online and complete all documents at

Applicants may log back in to the online application system at ITB New Student Admission Committee (or DEKTM) system to check application status at any time.

Send an email to Our Marketing and Admission team will get back to you, usually within 24 hours, but definitely within 3 business days. If it is an urgent problem, please indicate this in your email subject.


DSM ITB’s scholarship for academicians is available for up to 6 students covers course tuition fees and monthly living allowance for three years or 6 semesters. Other scholarship opportunities are available from LPDP, DIKTI, or from other institutions.

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