Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University MBA
Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, has been offering high quality and accessible postgraduate programmes in business for over 25 years.
Our popular MBA, Masters, DBA and PhD programmes have accelerated the careers of over 20,000 graduates. Our students have experienced great benefits to their career; they have seen increased salaries, gained promotions, and many have started their own businesses.
Our online programmes give busy working professionals the opportunity to choose when, where and how they study. However, if a classroom setting is preferred, we have a number of trusted learning partners in various locations around the world who deliver a select few of our programmes; we also offer the MBA programme at our university’s campuses in Edinburgh, Dubai and Malaysia.
The MBA programme
If you have a keen interest in a particular business discipline, you could choose to study one of our MBAs with a specialism; finance, human resource management, marketing, strategic planning, and oil and gas management. You must pass seven core courses and four specialist electives.
On-campus MBA, Dubai
We have been offering our MBA programme in Dubai for over 10 years. Fully licenced by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), the programme is taught by highly qualified and respected faculty, and you will spend a large amount of your time studying independently, allowing you to balance your professional and personal with your studies.
The programme can be completed part-time or full-time in Dubai with seminars run over weekends (Friday & Saturday) and to graduate you must complete seven core courses and two electives. Students will have the opportunity to study an elective for one week at our Edinburgh campus (flight and accomodation costs covered in the tuition fees).
You will share a classroom with like-minded individuals, receive all the study materials you need, including a comprehensive online course and gain access to ebooks, before graduating with a prestigious British postgraduate degree in business.
Apply now and start in January or September.
+971 (4) 435 8770
Part-time MBA, Edinburgh
Based at our Edinburgh campus, this part-time MBA is equally relevant whether you’re starting a new business or looking to progress within your organisation. Our MBA is an intellectually rigorous programme, and is taught by globally experienced international faculty. Self-development masterclasses sit alongside our academic courses to support your personal transformation.
You’ll graduate with a prestigious British Master’s degree from one of Scotland's most international universities, and receive our ongoing support post-graduation and beyond.
Apply now Or, contact us; we’d love to hear from you.
+44 (0)131 451 3090
Part-time MBA, Malaysia
The MBA programme is delivered part-time, over two years, at our University campus in Malaysia’s inspirational city, Putrajaya.
The programme begins in January and September of each year; you will benefit from 48 hours of tutored interaction for each core course and a large amount of your time will be spent studying independently.
Additionally, you will gain access to exceptional on-campus facilities, be taught by our highly experience and respected British and local based faculty, and graduate with a prestigious degree from a British University that is fully accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).
Apply now. Or, contact us; we’d love to hear from you.
Type of Course: Full-Time, Part-Time & Online
Accreditation: Royal Charter - United Kingdom
Starting Dates: Open enrolment (Online); January & September (Full-time MBA & Part-time MBA Dubai); January & September (Part-time MBA, Edinburgh & Malaysia)
Length of Course: Full-time - one year. Part-time - two years.
Studying for the MBA programme, online or on-campus, will see you cover seven core courses and two electives from a list of 37. If you have a keen interest in a particular business discipline, you could choose to study one of our MBAs with a specialism; finance, human resource management, marketing, strategic planning, and oil and gas management. You must pass seven core courses and four specialist electives.
Admission to the on-campus MBA is by application and acceptance. Typically, you will have
- a recognised first or second class honours degree, or a qualification deemed to be equivalent by HWU
- a minimum of two years’ post-qualifying full-time professional work experience.
- evidence of English language proficiency in the form of Academic IELTS 6.5 (with no component lower than 6.0), or other HWU recognised qualification.
Edinburgh Business School
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
Tel: +44 (0) 131 451 3090
Edinburgh Business School
Heriot-Watt University Dubai Campus
Dubai International Academic City (DIAC)
PO Box 294345 Dubai-UAE
Email : DubaiMBA@ebs.hw.ac.uk
Tel: +971 (4) 435 8770
+971 (4) 435 8768
Edinburgh Business School
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia Campus
No. 1, Jalan Venna P5/2,
Precinct 5, 62200 Wilayah Persekutuan Putrajaya,
Tel: +603 8894 3888