Doha Institute For Graduate Studies

P.O.Box: 200592
Al Tarfa Street, Zone 70
Al Daayan-Wadi Al Banaat
Doha, Qatar
​​​​The Doha Institute for Graduate Studies is an independent institution founded in 2015 based in Doha, in the State of Qatar. Postgraduate programs of study are offered in two schools: the School of Social Sciences and Humanities and the School of Public Administration and Development Economics. Arabic Language is the main language for study and research and is supported by other common languages. The Institute seeks to achieve its goals through the integration of teaching and learning with scientific research, taking into consideration the interdisciplinary approach.

The Institute also aims to qualify researchers who can advance human knowledge in accordance with international scientific standards. As well as developing professionals who are fluent within their disciplines and advanced skills and enabling leaders who can respond to the needs of the Arab region in sustainable development, and intellectual, social and professional advancement.

Programs using the Business Admissions Test™

The Doha Institute for Graduate Studies (DI) is collaborating with the European School of Management and Technology (ESMT) in Berlin to launch a Dual Executive Master's Degree in Business Administration and Public Administration. This Dual Degree Masters meets the objectives of the Institute and its aspirations to enhance the fields that contribute to the development of academic education, scientific research and development in the State of Qatar and the Arab region.

The DI is committed to supporting the needs of the State of Qatar and achieving its vision for the year of 2030, focusing on the field of human development and building a knowledge-based workforce. Using university capabilities in supporting the participation of Qataris in the workforce, the EMBA/EMPA is aiming to enable the integration between private and public sectors to enhance better performance in the economy of Qatar.

The DI's EMPA at the School of Public Administration and Development Economics (SPADE) aims to provide current managers and executives in public and non-governmental organizations with executive leadership skills to enhance their career potential.

ESMT's EMBA brings together professionals on a fast track to senior leadership roles. Top-ranked for its success in helping high-potential leaders to assume significant top-management positions, the EMBA/EMPA is designed for mid- to senior managers, executives and business owners who understand the importance of responsible leadership and innovation.

In addition, it offers experiential learning, managerial capabilities and leadership focus as well as an international exposure career of mid to top management in both the private and public sector.

Moreover, it provides leaders and managers in the private and public sectors with useful knowledge and best practices, in business and public administration.

This EMBA/EMPA is an opportunity for public private partnership by providing mutual understandings of business values and public social welfare. Indeed, it will contribute to eliminate barriers between business and public sector while preserving their core mission and values.

On the one hand, DI and ESMT will contribute to enhance businesspersons and managers of small and medium-sized enterprises understanding of the mission and values of the public sector. On the other hand, the EMBA/EMPA will reinforce public administration and private organization management the necessary innovative behavior and entrepreneurial competencies.

Moreover, this EMBA/EMPA will enable executives to develop capabilities and skills that enhance business performance of leaders in private sector and bring professionals on the fast track of senior leadership roles.

It is important to mention, that this EMBA/EMPA also contributes to enhance professional decision-making and strategic planning capabilities of leaders in both business and public sector as well as in private organizations.

Our partner, ESMT is a well-known European academic institution specialized in offering Masters Degrees in Management and Ph.D. programs. The German institution has been accredited by four internationally recognized associations as well as by the German education authorities.