Edinburgh Business School's Executive Dean Professor Heather McGregor announces the launch of the Edinburgh and Dubai MBA 30% Club Scholarship.

Dubai Campus Full MBA Tuition Fee Scholarship in association with the 30% Club GCC

The successful applicant will receive a full scholarship* to attend our MBA programme on campus at Heriot-Watt University in Dubai, starting in September 2018. 

Scholarship Value Up to AED 110,000
Applications Applications for 2018 are now closed. Please check back later for future opportunities.
Costs* included All study materials
  Teaching sessions
  Revision seminars
  Return flights between Dubai and Scotland
  Accommodation in Scotland
  Examination fee
  Graduation fee
  Value Added Tax (VAT)

Are you eligible? 

Applicants** should be women residing in the GCC***, and have met the admission requirements, been offered and accepted a place to study on the full-time or part-time MBA programme in Dubai. 

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 Dubai Campus, please submit the following documents to DubaiMBA@ebs.hw.ac.uk 
1. Your acceptance of the MBA place offer and signed reply slip;
3. Your 800 word essay

Contact us

Edinburgh Business School
Heriot-Watt University Dubai 
PO Box 294345 Dubai – UAE
Tel: +971 4 4358770 
*The scholarship award does not cover the cost of interim award fees, examination defer or absent fees, travel to and from Dubai (other than the return flights between Dubai and Scotland), accommodation whilst living in Dubai 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 GCC Steering Committee, or anyone else professionally associated with the scheme. 

*** Applicant should be residing in the GCC at the stage when accepting the offer to study the MBA programme full-time or part-time in Dubai.