Golden State University

Golden Gate University - DBA in Digital Leadership

WES Equivalency
#1 for working professionals by Washington Monthly
$100 Million Fund
60% scholarship for 5,000 students
Campus Immersion
Optional Travel to San Francisco and learn with peers
36 Months
Program Duration

Golden Gate University - DBA in Digital Leadership

UpGrad is in collaboration with Golden Gate University (GGU) to deliver the following program:

About GGU
  • Located in San Francisco, USA
  • WASC accredited
  • 120 year legacy, over 70,000 alumni
  • Ranked #1 for Working Professional by Washington Monthly
(with three compulsory Global Immersion Programs)
36 Months
# of Courses
2 Foundation Courses
5 concentration courses

USD 65,800
up to 60% scholarship available for 5000 students
( i.e. HKD197,900 or USD 25,000)

A Bachelor's degree + min. 10 years work experience. Candidates with less than 10 yrs of work exp but exceptional profile and leadership background may also apply
Optional on-campus graduation ceremony

Learn like you’re right there in San Francisco

Watch David Fike (President, GGU) and Phalgun Kompalli (Co-founder, upGrad) talk about the collaboration that makes it possible.

What will you Learn

Navigating the BASICs of Tomorrow
Innovate and Trive
Digital Strategy Architect
Leadership 4.0
Decision Clarity
Building Your CXO Brand
Doctoral Research Methods and Analysis

Admission Process

Step 1

Apply directly online now:

Step 2

Upon receiving all documents, the application will be processed and reviewed within one week.

Upon acceptance, an offer letter will be sent to you by the school or upGrad on behalf of the school via email.

Step 3

Acceptance of Offer

Confirm your offer by paying tuition balance by the date printed on the offer letter.

Attend an onboard call via the Internet.


  1. Information is accurate at the time of publication and is subject to change.
  2. The course is a purely distance learning course and is therefore not subject to the registration requirement. It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this course may lead.
  3. Hopkins is an exclusive channel partner of upGrad in Hong Kong and Macau.
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