Edinburgh Business School


This is your choice, your opportunity
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.

Why Edinburgh Business School?

Edinburgh Business School was established to do the thing it continues to do brilliantly – to provide access to management education to people all around the world, regardless of where they are, the hours that they work or their family circumstances.” Professor Heather McGregor, Executive Dean

You learn better when you're in control
We give you the freedom to adapt your studies to fit round your busy personal and professional lifestyles; you can choose how, when and where you want to study. You can study online, at your own pace and in your own time; at one of our three campuses in Edinburgh, Dubai or Malaysia; or, with one of our trusted Learning Partners.

Quality assured
Edinburgh Business School is part of Heriot-Watt University, therefore we operate within the University’s extensive arrangements for quality assurance and by its continuous effort and commitment in maintaining quality in all areas of our research and teaching.

“Employers see value in the Edinburgh Business School MBA…” Gail Edwards, MBA Graduate

Professional development and growth
A qualification from Edinburgh Business School is an investment in your future, your future career prospects, your future earnings.

“I signed up for the MBA because I want options in life and that’s what it gives you” Bosman du Plessis, MBA Graduate

In an independent study it was reported by 75 alumni that during or within 6 months after graduating 65% had experienced an increase in their salary, 25% had started their own business and 52% had won a promotion (Carrington Crisp, May 2017).

We are global, we are local
With an international faculty of highly respected and experienced professionals, thousands of like-minded students and successful alumni, a local presence in five continents of the world, and three campuses in Edinburgh, Dubai and Malaysia, we truly are a global family of business working professionals.

Enquire direct to Edinburgh Business School about our programmes.

Are you ready to join our global network?

All of our online programmes are modular and each course can be completed whenever you choose. With Edinburgh Business School, you can study online for your:

  • MBA (Masters Business Administration)
  • MSc Masters Marketing
  • MSc Masters Financial Management
  • DBA & PhD

Students can also choose to study for their MBA at our university campuses in Edinburgh, Dubai and Malaysia.

Need more information?

Enquire now; we'd love to hear from you.

Fees and Scholarships

You can use our fees calculator which will give you an indication of the overall cost of your programme of choice.

Scholarships are available for select programmes with us, you can find out more information about these on our website.

Contact us

Dubai Campus
Edinburgh Business School
Heriot-Watt University Dubai
PO Box 294345
Dubai International Academic City
The United Arab Emirates]

Part and Full-time MBA
+971 (4) 435 8770

Edinburgh Campus
Edinburgh Business School
Heriot-Watt University
EH14 4AS
+44 (0)131 451 3090

Malaysia Campus
Edinburgh Business School
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia
No 1 Jalan Venna p5/2
Precinct 5,
62200 Putrajaya
Part-time MBA

+603-8894 3888

Or, contact one of our regional offices near you.



Edinburgh Business School

Edinburgh Campus,
Edinburgh Business School,
Heriot-Watt University

EH14 4AS Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
+44 131 451 3090


Dubai Campus,
Edinburgh Business School,
Heriot-Watt University,
Dubai International Academic City

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Malaysia Campus Edinburgh Business School,
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia,
No 1 Jalan Venna p5/2,
Precinct 5

62200 Putrajaya, Putrajaya, Malaysia

Keystone Scholarship

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