Admission Requirements

1.Completed DBA application form.

2.Completed research proposal in accordance with MSM requirments.

3.Two Certified copies of Master’s degree(s) with certified English translation(s).

4.Transcripts of Master's Degree(s) with certified English translation(s).

5.Personal CV in English.

6.Three recommendation letters from workplaces or academic institutions. All letters should be on official letterhead and signed.

7.Evidence of five years of work experience. Candidates must provide letters of confirmation from current and previous employers. The letter must show job title(s) of the job(s) that he/she occupied and the period(s) of employment.

8.Motivation letter. The letter needs to provide the candidate’s name, application number, signature and an answer of approximately 300 words for each of the following four questions:


  • a) Explain your current academic and career path.
  • b) Why do you want to pursue a DBA?
  • c) Why did you choose MSM - Kuwait?
  • d) How will the DBA contribute to your professional and/or personal development?

9.Copy of Civil ID.

10.Copy of passport.

11.Three passport-size photographs.

12.Application Fee of KD35.