Edinburgh Business School,
Heriot-Watt University 

You can study our MBAs, MScs and DBA from anywhere in the world by online distance learning.
Or, study your MBA on campus; in the UK, Dubai and Malaysia.

Choose any programme; from MBA to DBA. Our online distance learning programmes have a flexible structure that lets you choose when to start and when to take your exams.

Study your MBA on a Heriot-Watt University campus.
In the UK, choose from full-time, MBA (focused on entrepreneurship) or part-time MBA.
On-campus in Dubai choose from full- and part-time MBA.
On-campus in Malaysia we offer a part-time MBA.

We also have a network of learning partners who offer local classroom-based learning.

We have an international faculty, thousands of like-minded students and alumni across the globe.
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:

30

active students

35

alumni

Our EBS Arab World Regional Director

Marie-Betsy Sayegh Akl explains how to get started.

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, in the Middle East, with Edinburgh Business School.

Study in your home. Attend classes full- or part-time on-campus in Dubai. Or join your fellow students at our Approved Learning Partners in Jordan and Egypt.

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

News and events

  • Edinburgh Business School DBA candidate wins prestigious award

    Each year, CRN; the news and community provider for the IT channel industry honours women whose channel expertise and vision are deserving of recognition. This year 545 female executives made the Women of the Channel awards list. In addition to her role at Tata Communications, Michele is currently working on her DBA which aims to identify the factors that impact the effectiveness of content marketing as a lead and sales generator in the IT industry in Singapore.

  • Edinburgh Business School is accepted as AACSB Member

    Edinburgh Business School is pleased to announce that it has become a member of the prestigious Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

  • Edinburgh Business School Dubai Event May 2017

    For the first time, prospective students and Graduates of the Business School attended a very successful information session on our DBA programme and the development of our PhD programme

All News

Designed around you

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

Exemptions

Do you already have academic qualifications?

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

Exemptions

Support

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.

Support

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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Examinations

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.

Examinations

Fees

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.

Fees