DPA Effective Online

(Doctor of Public Administration)

100 % Online. 12 months or less. 15 mins per day. Tuition of €3.695

Obtain DPA degree certificate

Graduates will receive a professional DPA degree certificate plus international IES certificate

Boost your Professional career

Take your business and personal career growth to the next level

Start Networking

Connect with people around the world, join our global business community


DPA program at EDU Effective Business School

100 % online

Knowledge picked from the endless possibilities of online world and video courses

  • Receive Professional DPA Diploma
  • Learn from Industry Leaders
  • Take Your Business Knowledge to the Next Level
  • You can start to study immediately

15-mins a day

Revolutionary method based on scientifically-backed microlearning


  • 12 months or less
  • 100% flexible and convenient
  • Up-to-date online program
  • 12 modules = 12 certificates

Doctor of Public Administration

  • DPA program is a practice-oriented program, with a focus in Human Resources, Leadership, Management, GDPR and Data Privacy, Manager as a Coach and Mentor which are in great demand to become future leaders in public administration and self-government in general.
  • Within the Scientific-research module I.-VI., the student will get acquainted with the procedure of dissertation preparation, research methods, writing and defense of the dissertation.
  • The last two modules are designed to complete, submit and defend the dissertation. The student chooses the topic of his dissertation from the field of study specialization.
  • Part of this specialization´s content are tips and information on steering approaches and work styles of successful company leaders, such as AirBnB, Microsoft, Adidas, Nike, Kraft Heinz, Tesla, Alphabet, IBM, Reddit, YouTube, LinkedIn, Uber and others.

Is Online Effective DPA right for me?

Public Administration consists of 12 Modules

Effective DPA

1. Human Resources

Content includes: Human Resources Foundations, Understanding Business, Connecting with Executives, Organization Design, Talent Management, Human Resources in the On-Demand Economy, etc.

2. Leadership

Content includes: Leadership Insights, Digital Leadership, Social Media for Leadership, Transitioning from Manager to Leader, Lead Like a Boss, Leadership Philosophy, Practical Skills

3. Management

Content includes: Management, Managing in Difficult Times, Managing Virtual Teams, Working on a Cross-Functional Team, Coaching Skills for Leaders and Managers, Managing New Managers, Business, Business Innovation, Machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), Effectively Leading Digital Transformation, Business Ethics

4. GDPR and Data Privacy

Content includes: Become a GDPR and Data Privacy Expert

5. Manager as a Coach and Mentor

Content includes: Managing a Cross-Functional Team, Managing a Diverse Team, Managing Your Manager, Managing Someone Older Than You, Managing for Results

6. Scientific-research module I. - Research, Information literacy

Content includes: Information Literacy, Academic Research: Quantitative, Writing with Impact, etc.

7. Scientific-research module II. - Dissertation Writing I.

Content includes: Writing Case Studies, Writing a Research Paper, Writing a Strong Essay, Writing Articles, etc.

8. Scientific-research module III. - Dissertation Writing II.

Content includes: Writing in Plain English, Writing in Plain Language, Productivity Hacks for Writers, etc.

9. Scientific-research module IV. - Dissertation Writing III.

Content includes: Grammar Foundations, Advanced Grammar, Editing and Proofreading, etc.

10. Scientific-research module V. - Submission and evaluation of the dissertation

Content includes: In this module you submit your dissertation and the supervisor and the opponent will evaluate it. Successful evaluation is a condition for defending the dissertation.

11. Scientific-research module VI. - Dissertation defense preparation

Content includes: The aim of this module is your preparation for the presentation of a dissertation at the online presentation before a Board of Examiners.

12. Dissertation defense

Content includes: The last step of a successful DPA study is an online defense of your dissertation and answer all the questions before the Board of Examiners.

DPA Tuition Plans

TUITION was decreased by 16,7 % until March 2022, to help students due to COVID-19

EDU Effective donates up to €179 for each student who has completed his studies to charity

DPA Monthly Installments Tuition Plan
12 x €450
12 x €375
twelve monthly installments
€4.500 for the whole DPA program

DPA Program Details

Benefits & Features

Get It Done 100% Online
15 Mins Per Day


12 Modules
Two Scholarships
International Community
Self-paced learning
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Your study helps charity



Effective DPA consists of daily short lessons which follow the principles of microlearning. This way it is easy to find time every day, maintain focus and learn only what you really need.

How does the Effective DPA work?

Thanks to this program I started working for a recruitment agency and I immediately put my newly gained experience into practice."
Bc. Marie Rusnak Kocumova, DiS., MBAProcurement Specialist

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