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Professional Doctorate in International Business (DIB) specialisation in Africa (e-learning, 180 ECTS, Online Higher Education in English)

The objectives of the Professional Doctorate in International Business (DIB) specialisation in Africa (3 years, 180 ECTS, distance learning) taught by EENI Business School & HA Independent University are to train the Doctoral Students to be able to research on topics related to business in Africa:

  1. Intra-African Trade
  2. African Economy
  3. African Socio-economic Transformation
  4. Doing business in African Markets
  5. African regional integration
  6. African Civilisation
  7. African Economic Areas
  8. Logistics in Africa
  9. African International Relations
  10. African Traditional Religions, Islam and Christianity in Africa

Thus, a Doctoral Student can apply creative solutions and take appropriated business decisions related to African Markets.

Online Doctorate in Business in Africa

Tuition fees (Doctorate in Business in Africa): EUR 3,060 (Pricing Policy, Financing)

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The Online Professional Doctorate in Business in Africa is part of the category of the Professional Doctorates in International Business (DIB), which has the dual aim of contributing to the knowledge and practice.

A Professional Doctorate in Business in Africa (Online) that fits your schedule and helps you to get a better job.

The languages of the Professional Doctorate in Business in Africa. All the subjects offered are available in English and French. Approximately 40% of the subjects are also available in Spanish and Portuguese. Thus, the Doctoral Student can perform this doctorate entirely in English (or French, Spanish or Portuguese); the student should have a sufficient level to study the subjects in these languages.

Study, Master in International Business in French Doctorat en Affaires en Afrique Study Master Doctorate Business in Spanish Doctorado en Negocios en África Online Tertiary Education in Portuguese Doutoramento EAD em Negócios na África.

Intended for graduates and professionals who wish to continue their professional career in the field of international business with an emphasis on Africa.

Brochure of the Professional Doctorate in Business in Africa (PDF)

Structure of the Professional Doctorate in Business in Africa

Structure - Online Doctorate in Business

Research Work and Thesis Plan of the Professional Doctorate in Business in Africa

The applicants who have completed the Master of Science in Business in Sub-Saharan Africa of EENI Business School & HA University shall be exempt from any complement training, beginning the research phase directly.

Clément Lonfo and Christelle Yameogo EENI

Subjects offered by EENI Business School & HA University.

  1. EENI Business School & HA University provides a range of Related Subjects to Africa (more than 150 ECTS credits/75 AC).
  2. The Doctoral Student can select the most suitable subjects depending on the thesis.
  3. The minimum ECTS to be selected is 20, and the maximum is 60.
  4. The Doctoral Student selects the subjects once formalised the enrolment

To facilitate the selection of the subjects, these are organised into several blocks:

Online Doctorate in Business Africa

Students work within one of the following subject areas

  1. African Civilisation
  2. Economic Areas of the African Civilisation
  3. African Institutions are Leading the African Transformation  (PDF) (structure) (5 ECTS)
  4. African Economy  (PDF) (structure) (5 ECTS)
  5. Doing Business in Africa
  6. Southern Africa (PDF) (structure) (10 ECTS)
  7. East Africa (PDF) (structure) (34 ECTS)
  8. Central Africa (PDF) (structure) (18 ECTS)
  9. Western Africa (PDF) (structure) (29 ECTS)
  10. The Maghreb (PDF) (structure) (9 ECTS)
  11. Transport and Logistics in Africa (PDF) (structure) (10 ECTS)
  12. Regional Integration in Africa (PDF) (structure) (8 ECTS)
  13. International Relations of Africa (PDF) (structure) (10 ECTS)

Please, see below for more information that is detailed about the available subjects.

Director of the Professional Doctorate in International Business (DIB) specialisation in Africa: PhD Dr Geneviève Barro KABRE

PhD Genevieve Barro Burkina

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Markets analysed in the Professional Doctorate in International Business Specialisation in Africa:
Doctorate Africa

Research Areas of the Professional Doctorate in International Business (DIB) specialisation in Africa:

  1. The Doctoral Student should select the most appropriate subjects for his thesis
  2. The Doctoral Student can use any possible combination of the subjects
  3. Minimum ECTS to be selected is 20, and the maximum is 60.
  4. NOTE: the brackets show ECTS Credits credits

Online Doctorate: African Free-Trade Area

Economic Areas of the African Civilisation (7 ECTS)

Economic Areas of the African Civilisation

  1. West African Economic Area [2] (PDF)
  2. Central African Economic Area [1] (PDF)
  3. Southern African Economic Area [1] (PDF)
  4. East African Economic Area [2] (PDF)
  5. Maghrebian Economic Area [1] (PDF)
  6. Interactions of the African Civilisation with the other civilisations

African Institutions (5 ECTS)

African Institutions are leading the African Transformation

Online Doctorate: African Economic Transformation

  1. African Union (AU) [1]
  2. New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) [0.7]
  3. Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) [1]
  4. African Development Bank [1.3]
  5. Agenda 2063 [0.7]

Download the syllabus of the module: “African institutions” (PDF)

African Business (5 ECTS)

African Business and Economy

Online Doctorate: African Business Economy (Online Doctorate)

  1. African Economy [0.6]
  2. African Women [0.4]
  3. African Businesswoman [0.8]
  4. African Business People [2]
  5. Governance in Africa [0.4]
  6. African Frontier Markets [0.3]
    1. Africa: Next Emerging Continent

Download the syllabus of the module “African Economy” (PDF)

Africa: The Next Emerging Continent

African Economic Transformation (5 ECTS)

African Economic Transformation

Online Doctorate: African Economic Transformation

  1. African agricultural sector [1]
  2. African Mining Vision [2]
  3. African Green Economic Growth [0.2]
  4. African industry. African industrial policy [1.5]
  5. Action Plan for the Accelerated Industrial Development of Africa
  6. Role of investments in the African Transformation [0.3]

Download the syllabus of the module “African Economic Transformation” (PDF)

Southern Africa (14 ECTS)

Doing Business in Southern Africa

Online Doctorate: Doing Business in Southern Africa

Regional Integration in Southern Africa. There are two economic communities in Southern Africa:

  1. Southern African Customs Union (SACU) [0.6]
  2. Southern African Development Community (SADC) [1.1]

It must also take into account the COMESA (Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa), and the COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Agreement. All the Southern African Countries belong to the SADC and the tripartite agreement.

Southern Africa Integration (Master, Doctorate)

The largest ports in Southern Africa

Southern African Countries with sea access:

  1. South Africa [3]: The second African Economy. The first African car maker
  2. Namibia [1]: an economy based on mining and livestock

Landlocked markets of Southern Africa:

  1. Botswana [1]: diamonds (1/3 of GDP)
  2. Lesotho [0.5]: an African monarchy
  3. Swaziland [0.5]: a small African Kingdom
  4. Zambia [1]: an African Frontier Market
  5. Zimbabwe [1]: vast mineral resources

Download the syllabus of the module: “Southern Africa” (PDF)

East Africa (41 ECTS)

Doing Business in East Africa

DIB East Africa

Regional Economic Integration in East Africa:

  1. Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) [2]
  2. Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) [0.1]
  3. East African Community (EAC) [0.5]

Other East African regional institutions.

  1. Nile Basin Initiative (NBI)
  2. International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) [0.1]
  3. Economic Community of the Great Lakes Region (CEPGL)
  4. Indian Ocean Commission

East African Economic Integration (Online Doctorate)

East African Countries with sea access:

  1. Djibouti [2]: an economy based on marine transport and telecommunications
  2. Egypt [3]: Control of the Suez Canal
  3. The State of Eritrea [0.5]: an economy based on subsistence agriculture
  4. Kenya [3]: the largest economy in East Africa
  5. Mozambique [2]: one of the poorest countries in the World
  6. Tanzania [2]: an African frontier market
  7. Somalia [0.5]
  8. Sudan [3]: the largest African Country

Landlocked markets of East Africa:

  1. Burundi [1]: one of the World's poorest countries
  2. Ethiopia [3]: Headquarters of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Union (AU)
  3. Malawi [1]: an agricultural country
  4. Rwanda [1]: the most densely populated African Country
  5. South Sudan [0.5]: the newest nation in the World
  6. Uganda [2]: Open to foreign investment

The Island countries of East Africa:

  1. The Comoros [0.5]: 50% of the Comorian live below the international poverty line (USD 1.25/day)
  2. Madagascar [1]: one of the poorest African Countries
  3. Mauritius [2]: one of the largest African financial centres
  4. The Seychelles [2]: the first African Country by Human Development

The largest East African Ports and transport corridors.

Download the syllabus of the module “East Africa” (PDF).

Central Africa (26 ECTS)

Doing Business in Central Africa

Course Business in Central Africa

Regional Economic Integration in Central Africa

  1. Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) [0.5]
  2. Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) [0.5]

The largest ports in Central Africa

Central Africa Integration

Central African Countries with sea access:

  1. Angola [3]: an African frontier market
  2. Cameroon [2]: 40% of the GDP of the Central African Economic and Monetary Community
  3. Equatorial Guinea [1]: the richest country per capita in the African Continent
  4. Gabon [1]: a strategic position in the Central African region
  5. Republic of the Congo [1]: a heavily indebted poor country
  6. The Democratic Republic of the Congo [3] - 2025: 99 million of Congolese

Landlocked markets of Central Africa:

  1. Burundi [1]
  2. The Central African Republic [1]: political crisis
  3. Chad [1]: a new African petroleum exporter
  4. Rwanda [1]

The Island countries of Central Africa:

  1. São Tomé and Príncipe [0.5]: A “tourist country.”

Download the syllabus of the module: “Central Africa” (PDF).

West Africa (33 ECTS)

Doing Business in West Africa

DIB West Africa

In West Africa, there are three key economic institutions:

  1. Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) [1]
  2. West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) [1]
  3. West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ)

West African Economic Integration (Online Doctorate)

It is also necessary to consider the existence of:

  1. Organisation for the Development of the Senegal River
  2. Niger Basin Authority (NBA) [0.1]
  3. Mano River Union (MRU)
  4. Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN-SAD) [0.1]
  5. G5-Sahel

West African Countries with sea access:

  1. Benin [2]: the predominance of the Beninese informal sector
  2. Gambia [1]: an export agricultural oriented country
  3. Ghana [2]: an African Frontier Market, the second African gold producer
  4. Guinea [1]: vast reserves of bauxite and iron
  5. Guinea-Bissau [0.5]: one of the ten poorest countries
  6. Ivory Coast [2]: an African Frontier Market. The Headquarters of the African Development Bank
  7. Liberia [1]: A nation with a President with the Nobel Peace Prize (Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf)
  8. Nigeria [3]: the largest African Economy. The Nigerian population in 2100: 1,000 million people
  9. Senegal [2]: one of the less corrupt African markets
  10. Sierra Leone [1]: the fastest growth West African market
  11. Togo [1]: phosphates and agriculture. The Port of Lomé.

Landlocked markets of West Africa:

  1. Burkina Faso [1]: one of the West African Countries that have implemented more reforms
  2. Mali [1]: the third African gold producer, instability in North
  3. Niger [1]: world's largest reserves of uranium

The Island countries of West Africa.

  1. Cape Verde [0.5]: the growing of the Cape Verdean tourism sector

The largest ports in West Africa

  1. Download the syllabus of the module: “West Africa” of the Doctorate (PDF)

The Maghreb (9 ECTS)

Doing Business in the Maghreb

E-Learning Doctorate: Business in the Maghreb

  1. Arab Maghreb Union (AMU) [0.7]
  2. Algeria [1]: an African Frontier Market. 50% of petroleum production in Africa
  3. Morocco [2]: an African Frontier Market. The emergence of the Moroccan Businessman
  4. Tunisia [2]: the first world exporter of dates. Top tourist destination
  5. Mauritania [0.5]: the mining and fishing sector
  6. Libya [0.5]: the largest proven Africa's petroleum reserves

The largest Maghrebian Ports

Download the syllabus of the module “The Maghreb” (PDF)

Transport in Africa (15 ECTS)

Transport and Logistics in Africa

Transport and Logistics in Africa (Course)

  1. Introduction to transport in Africa [1]
  2. Infrastructure in Africa [1]
  3. Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) [0.3]
  4. African Ports. Maritime transport in Africa [3]
  5. African transport corridors [3]
  6. Costs of road infrastructure in Africa [0.2]
  7. Transport and regional integration in Africa [0.6]
  8. Information and communication technologies (ICT), trade, and regional integration in Africa [0.4]
  9. African Road Safety Action Plan 2011-2020 Africa [0.1]
  10. African Value Chains [0.5]

Download the syllabus of the module “Transport and Logistics in Africa” (PDF)

Regional Integration in Africa (8 ECTS)

Regional Integration in Africa

Regional Integration in Africa

  1. Introduction to regional integration in Africa. Regional Economic Communities [1]
  2. Status of the Regional Integration in Africa [2]
  3. Intra-African trade [0.5]
  4. ICT and integration in Africa [0.5]
  5. Financial integration [0.5]
  6. Infrastructures [1]
  7. African Value Chains [0.5]
  8. Organisation for the Harmonisation of Business Law in Africa (OHADA) [1]
  9. COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Agreement [0.1]
  10. Towards the African Continental Free-Trade Area [0.5]

Download the syllabus of the module “Regional Integration in Africa” (PDF)

International Relations of Africa (8 ECTS)

International Relations of Africa

Online Doctorate: African International Relations

  1. Africa and the United States (AGOA) [1]
  2. Africa and the People's Republic of China [0.5]
  3. Africa and India [0.5]
  4. Africa-European Union Strategic Partnership
  5. France-Africa relations
  6. Afro-Arab Cooperation [0.5]
  7. Africa and Turkey [0.1]
  8. Africa and the BRICS [0.3]
  9. Africa and Asia [0.1]
  10. Africa and South Korea [0.1]
  11. Africa and Japan [0.2]
  12. Indian-Ocean Rim Association (IORA) [0.5]
  13. Africa and South America [0.5]

Download the syllabus of the module “International Relations of Africa” (PDF)

The African Civilisation.

  1. Introduction to the African Civilisation
  2. History of Africa [4] (PDF)
  3. Slave Trade
  4. African Historians [1]
  5. Human development in Africa
  6. African Population Trends [0.5]
  7. Islam, African Traditional Religions and Christianity in Africa

African business without corruption

African business without corruption

Not to Corruption in Business

Not to Corruption in International Business

  1. Download the syllabus of the module “Not to Corruption” (PDF)

Duration of the training period: maximum of three calendar years since the formalisation of enrolment up to the deposit of the thesis. If, after the period of three calendar years the Doctoral Student has not deposited the thesis, the Direction of the doctorate programme may authorise an extension of up to two years.

Samples of the subjects of the Professional Doctorate in International Business (DIB) specialisation in Africa

Admission Criteria. To be admitted to the Professional Doctorate in International Business Specialisation in Africa, the students must have earned a Master of Science or have a minimum of three years of work experience in relevant positions in the field of international business.

The graduate students in the Professional Master of Science in Business in Sub-Saharan Africa taught by EENI Business School & HA University can enrol directly on the Doctorate in International Business Specialisation in Africa validating all the subjects already studied on the master.

Diploma.

The students who pass the assessments and thesis will receive the Diploma of Professional Doctorate in International Business (DIB) specialisation in Africa issued by EENI Business School & HA Independent University.

The Online Diploma of Professional Doctorate is awarded after assessing:

  1. The level of participation of the Doctoral Student in the subjects of the Doctoral programme
  2. The research work
  3. The Thesis Defence

Once defended and overcame the thesis, the Doctoral Students will receive the diploma.

Our continuous enrolment system allows students enrol at any time and study from anywhere in the world without any displacement.

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Fernandinho Domingos Sanca, Guinea-Bissau (Professor, EENI Business School & HA University) Guinea-Bissau: Fernandinho Domingos, Adérito Fernandes

Albert Bialufu Ngandu, DR Congo (Professor, EENI Business School & HA University) DR Congo: Albert Bialufu

Mohamed Ali Ould Lemrabott, Mauritania (Professor, EENI Business School & HA University) Mauritania: Mohamed Ali Ould Lemrabott

Lysiane Gnansounou, Benin (Professor, EENI Business School & HA University) Benin: Lysiane Gnansounou

Aliou Niang, Senegal (Professor, EENI Business School & HA University) Senegal: Aliou Niang

Oussama Bouazizi, Tunisia (Professor, EENI Business School & HA University)  Tunisia: Oussama Bouazizi

Souleymane Ali Djibrine, Chad (Professor, EENI Business School & HA University) Chad: Prosper Kemayou, Souleymane Ali Djibrine

Mouyedi Sylvain Ernest, Congo (Professor, EENI & HA University) Republic of the Congo: Mouyedi Sylvain Ernest

Methodology: e-learning (Online) / Distance Learning.

Knowledge area: Africa.

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