Edinburgh Business School Home of the world's most popular MBA programme.  Study part-time at Heriot-Watt University.

 Situated in the modern city of Putrajaya, 25km south of Kuala Lumpur, this state-of-the art lakeside campus is one of the most advanced in Asia.  On-campus you can study our MBA part time over a two-year period. This brand new Heriot-Watt University campus provides students the opportunity to study in exceptional facilities with access to high-quality teaching, from UK and locally-based faculty. 

At Edinburgh Business School, all 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 by distance learning including our MBA, but also our Doctorate, MScs, diplomas and certificates.

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

How many students do we have?

Currently there are:


active students



Students in Malaysia have graduated with the MBA degree since 1991

Alumni in Malaysia

Students in Malaysia have graduated with the MBA degree since 1991

Meet MBA graduate Jannie Tam

Jannie studied for her MBA by self-paced distance learning in Hong Kong.

How do you want to study?

There are many ways to learn with Edinburgh Business School.

Study in your home. Attend classes part-time on-campus in Malaysia. Or join your fellow students at our Learning Partners in Hong Kong and Singapore.

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”.

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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

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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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