Edinburgh Business School - Heriot-Watt
International Learning. Independent Thinking.

Edinburgh Business School - Heriot-Watt
United Kingdom, UAE, Malaysia, Scotland
European MBA

  • Edinburgh Business School is the most popular MBA programme provider in the world (http://rankings.ft.com/businessschoolrankings/online-mba-listing-2013)
  • Over 40% of Fortune 500 companies have employees on this programme
  • Courses have been developed by leading academics with extensive international teaching, consultancy and research experience.
  • Over 16,000 alumni in over 160 countries and over 11,000 active students worldwide
The Full-Time and Part-Time MBA in Edinburgh
  • Study in an inspirational European capital in an atmosphere of mutual learning with like-minded individuals
  • Programmes commence in January and September each year
  • Students come from across the globe to study at Edinburgh Business School: for example Europe, India, China and the Middle East
The Full-Time and Part-Time MBA in Dubai
  • The Full-Time and Part-Time pathways are offered in Dubai over 12 months or 22 months
  • Flexible Part-Time MBA programme, where you can work at your own pace, in your own time with full on-campus and online academic support
  • Interact with fellow students across the Gulf area and become part of our growing network of active students and alumni in the Gulf
  • Meet & learn from our Distinguished Faculty.
The Part-Time MBA in Malaysia
  • The Part-Time MBA is delivered over a series of weekend seminars spread over a two year period
  • Taught by Edinburgh Business School faculty at our brand new campus in Putrajaya
  • Approved by the MQA: N/345/7/0228) MQA/PA2182
Edinburgh Business School has regional offices and academic partners all over the world. For details on our academic partners click here. Contact details for our regional offices can be found here.

The MBA programme can also be studied in Spanish, Russian, Arabic and Chinese

Programme Info

Type of Course: Full-Time, Part-Time & Distance Learning.
Accreditation: Royal Charter – United Kingdom
Ranking: Listed as the largest MBA Programme worldwide (Financial Times survey, March 2013).
Starting Dates: Sept & Jan every year.
Length of Course: Full-time 12 months. Part-time –spread over two years.

Student Body

Number of Nationalities: 130 Nationalities.
Europe: 30%
North America: 30%
Oceania & Asia: 20%
Africa & Middle East: 20%
Men 65%
Women 35%
Age Range 24 – 50
Degree Background:
Business/Commerce: 55%
Engineering: 25%
Economics: 4%
Science/Tech: 10%
Other 6%
Length of Work Experience:
Average 7 Years
Minimum 2 Years


- A recognised first or second-class Honours degree
- A minimum of 2 years' post-qualifying full-time work experience
- Evidence of competence in English language in the form of an IELTS/TOEFL score, if English is not the student's first language.


Tuition fees:£15,300 in UK, AED 88000 in Dubai, RM 54,000 in Malaysia



Edinburgh Business School
EH14 4AS
Email :enquiries@ebs.hw.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 131 451 3090
Fax: +44 (0) 131 451 3002
Website :www.ebsglobal.net

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
MBA Programme Director-Dubai Campus:
Mrs Shirin Jarrar


Edinburgh Business School
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia
Level 2, Menara PjH
No. 2 Jalan Tun Abdul Razak
Precinct 2, 62100
Wilayah Persekutuan
Email: MalaysiaMBA@ebs.hw.ac.uk
Tel: +603 8881 0918  
Fax: +603 8881 0194 
Programme Manager: Chew Jade Theng

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