Edinburgh Business School is the School of Business of Heriot-Watt University.
Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, has been helping working professionals become business leaders for over 25 years, offering high quality and accessible postgraduate programmes in business. Our popular online MBA, Masters, DBA and PhD programmes have accelerated the careers of over 20,000 graduates, with many experiencing an increase in their salary, promotions within their companies and others starting their own businesses.
The online MBA programme gives you the opportunity to earn a prestigious British Master’s degree that provides unrivalled flexibility, with the same academic rigour and intellectual challenge that the on-campus MBA programmes offer.
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You can choose where and when you study; the choice is yours.
The online MBA programme has been designed to fit the lives of busy business professionals. It gives you the freedom to choose when you begin your studies and when you finish them.
To complete the programme, you must pass nine courses in total; seven core courses and two electives. The core courses are:
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The online MBA programme is open to all
Typically you will hold a recognised first or second class degree, or equivalent professional qualification. But if you don’t, you can still gain entry onto our online MBA by passing three courses, one of which must be core.
Delivery of materials
All materials needed to support and carry you through your MBA degree are available online, on the Student Portal. To give you an indication of what is included on our Student Portal, you can log in by using “demo” as both your username and password.
All courses are assessed by exam.
All of the online MBA courses are assessed by examination. You choose when you’re ready and we’ll provide an assessment centre near you. All courses are examined in our major exam sessions (diets) in June and December each year. Minor exam sessions are held in March and August.
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We may be able to award you an exemption if you hold a previous qualification in a relevant subject. Please note that these exemptions are only ever awarded at our discretion. More information can be found on our website.
Our fees calculator will give you an overview of the programme’s cost.
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About the School
Edinburgh Business School has been helping working professionals become business leaders for over 25 years, offering high quality and accessible postgraduate programmes in business. Our popular online ... Read More