Follow the link for the full examination timetable for major and minor diets.
How long is the exam?
Each exam for each course is a three-hour written examination.
All questions are compulsory. Exam scripts are marked by Edinburgh Business School Faculty and are rigorously scrutinised by external examiners from other UK universities.
Exam attempts per course
You are permitted a maximum of two examination attempts for each course.
There is a fee of £140 for each examination attempt.
More on fees
Exam performance report
If you have failed an exam and would like feedback on your performance you may request an analytical report on each case study and essay question. You will be required to indicate this by correspondence and to include a fee of £140 for each course or report you request.
Exam past papers
The course materials contain plenty of practice exam papers and worked examples
Also, ProfilerTM; our interactive software that tests your strengths and weaknesses in each aspect of every subject, helping you prepare for examination. Try our student portal - username and password: demo
Online and on campus
Try our Online Revision Sessions, or join us on-campus for our intensive Revision Sessions in the UK and Malaysia.
Self-paced distance learning options
Results are issued approximately eight weeks after the relevant diet.
You will receive a grade and a percentage, as follows:
X for 80% or above
A for 65% to 79%
B for 50% to 64%
C for 45% to 49% (fail)
D for less than 45% (fail).
You will recieve an email when your results have been released. You can view all your results in the student portal.
Achieve an MBA or MSc with distinction by passing all courses at the first attemp with a minimum average mark of 70% across the programme.