MBA scholarships in Malaysia

For our part-time MBA programme we offer one full scholarship in association with the 30% club, and one partial scholarship.

Read on for more information on each scholarship and how to apply.

Malaysia campus full MBA scholarship in association with the 30% Club

Edinburgh Business School and The 30% Club are delighted to announce that for a second year, a full tuition scholarship to attend the part-time MBA programme at the Heriot-Watt University Malaysia campus, will be offered to an entrepreneurial woman. 

Scholarship Value Up to MYR 54,000
Applications Applications for 2018 are now closed. Please check back later for future opportunities
Costs* included All study materials
  Teaching sessions
  Revision seminars
  Examination fee
  Graduation fee


Special Conditions

You must have received and accepted an unconditional offer of a place on the part-time MBA programme and paid the deposit, before a scholarship application can be submitted.

Are you eligible? 

Applicants should be women of Malaysian nationality who have met the admission requirements, been offered and accepted a place to study on the part-time MBA programme in Malaysia. 

To apply for admission to the MBA programme; applicants should have a first- or second-class honours degree or equivalent qualification recognised by Heriot-Watt University. English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 6.5, and at least two years’ post-qualifying full-time professional work experience. 

Your application essay

As an applicant you are required to write an 800 word essay on the topic:

With reference to your own personal aspirations, what does it take for women to become more effective as tomorrow’s business leaders in tomorrow’s markets?’

How to apply

Once you have been offered and accepted a place to study the MBA programme at Malaysia Campus, please submit the following documents to 
1. The scholarship application form

2. Your 800 word essay

3. Your two written references in support of your scholarship application

Contact us

Edinburgh Business School
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia
No 1, Jalan Venna P5/2, Precinct 5,62200
+603-8894 3683/ 3684

The scholarship is subject to Terms and Conditions.

*The scholarship award does not cover the cost of interim award fees, examination defer or absent fees, travel to and from Malaysia, accommodation whilst living in Malaysia or incidental expenses such as day-to-day living costs.
**The scholarship is not open to employees of Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, members of the 30% Club Steering Committee, or anyone else professionally associated with the scheme. 


Part-time MBA scholarship in Malaysia

A maximum of 5 scholarships, of up to £3000 (RM equivalent), are available each academic year for students accepted onto the part-time MBA programme at our Malaysia campus. 

The scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the Edinburgh Business School Scholarship Committee and are based on prior academic achievement and financial hardship. 

Scholarship applications will be accepted for consideration, once a formal application to the relevant MBA programme has been received and an offer of a place accepted by the student.

To enquire email

Partial Fee Scholarships

A maximum of 5 scholarships of up to RM 16,000 each are available for the 2018/2019 academic year for students accepted to the part-time MBA programme at our Malaysia campus.

These are awarded at the discretion of the Scholarships Committee on the basis of prior academic achievement and financial hardship. Scholarship applications can only be made once an unconditional offer to attend the MBA programme, has been received and accepted by a student.

Applications for September 2018 intake are now closed.
Applications for the January 2019 intake should be submitted to Edinburgh Business School no later than 14 October 2018. 
For further information contact

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