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Master of Business Administration with Specialism in Finance, M.B.A.

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The Master of Business Administration with Specialismin in Finance programme at Heriot-Watt University will equip you with the financial knowledge and understanding you need to boost your career.

About

Designed with the finance professionals in mind, you will complete the seven core MBA courses and four electives from a list including corporate governance, credit risk management, financial risk management and quantitative methods.

Programme Overview

The Master of Business Administration with Specialismin in Finance programme at Heriot-Watt University covers various areas of finance, which will strengthen your knowledge of various finance disciplines.

The MBA with Specialism in Finance has been designed with finance professionals in mind, as well as those looking to strengthen their knowledge and improve their career prospects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Planning

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Duration description
      Approximately 200 study hours per course
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • a recognised first or second class honours degree, or equivalent professional qualification

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

Funding

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