Edinburgh Business School

Home of the world's most popular MBA programme.  

At Edinburgh Business School, you can study when you like, where you like and take your exams whenever you’re ready.

Our programmes are rigorous, engaging and up-to-the-minute.
With an international faculty and more than ten thousand talented, like-minded students across the globe, we offer a wealth of study opportunities, including our MBA, Doctorate, MScs, diplomas and certificates.

Graduate with us and you’re ready to take your career to a whole new level. 

Our students in Africa

Students currently studying our programmes.

Active students

Students currently studying our programmes.

Graduates from our programmes in Africa.


Graduates from our programmes in Africa.

We have students and graduates across Africa.


We have students and graduates across Africa.

Our Southern Africa Regional Director

Melanie Sturmheit explains how to get started.

Meet MBA graduate Adin Allya

Adin studied for his MBA in Zambia

How do you want to study?

There are many ways to learn with Edinburgh Business School.

Study in your home by self-paced distance learning. Or join your fellow students at our Learning Partners in Nigeria, Swaziland, Uganda and Zambia.

You can choose one route or combine them. It’s up to you.
Study options

News and events

  • Online Tuition Series

    Online tuition will be delivered to students through Edinburgh Business School’s global network of teaching partners, giving you access to highly experienced tutors.

  • Scholarship scheme across Africa

    In 2010 Edinburgh Business School launched a massive scholarship scheme across Africa – giving 250 people the opportunity to study its flagship MBA programme. It was believed to be the largest scholarship scheme ever offered by a UK university in Africa, giving 50 full scholarships each year for five years.

  • Edinburgh Business School participate in Golf Tournament

    On Friday October 23th 2015 Edinburgh Business School participated as a co-sponsor of the 3rd Annual Golf Tournament “Fundacion Amigos Petroleros de Colombia”.

All News

Designed around you

Our programmes fit the way you work, the way you live.


Do you already have academic qualifications?

You may be entitled to exemptions from core and elective courses on our masters programmes.



All our programmes come with full support

From faculty message boards, past papers and online self tests to peer-to-peer networks and dedicated adivsors.


Try our Student Portal

Read and download your course materials

Access Faculty message boards, view past exams papers and more. You can also organise your studies, order your next course and book your exams.
The username and password are: demo

Student Portal

Join the conversation

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Our students have lots to say about studying, the Edinburgh Business School experience and life in general.
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Sit your exams locally

We offer local examinations to all our students. Each course is assessed by a one three-hour examination. You can sit your exams in March, June, August and December.



How much will it cost?

You can study course-by-course and pay as you learn, or sign up for two or three courses at once. Our fees are flexible.


Want to find out more?

Our whole ethos is centred around the student. So if you’d like to find out what the School can do for you, fill out the form and we’ll get back to you. Quickly.

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