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Executive Master of Business Administration

Heriot-Watt University

18 months
14666 GBP/year
14666 GBP/year
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Our Executive Master of Business Administration is an intellectually rigorous programme taught by globally experienced faculty at Heriot-Watt University. Self-development masterclasses sit alongside weekend courses to build vital understanding of modern business, shaping your learning to match your ambitions.


Taught with your career in mind, Edinburgh Business School's Executive MBA is led by experts in finance, strategy, accounting, marketing and business here at our Edinburgh campus.

Key Features 

  • As part of your studies, we organise guest lectures and workshops from leaders in various industries, taking place on campus. Get inspired, hear their stories, and take away invaluable advice from their first-hand experience as they showcase real-world examples of the challenges businesses face.
  • The Executive Master of Business Administration programme from Heriot-Watt University is part of our executive postgraduate qualifications taught and led by academics at Edinburgh Business School. This programme of study is suitable for those with a number of years work experience who wish to explore advanced principals of business and management. 

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Delivering Successful Projects
  • Economics for Business
  • Financial Decision Making
  • Leadership, Theory and Practice
  • People, Work and Organisations
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Strategic Planning

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National deadline is for Scottish and RUK students.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good honours degree (first or second class), or its non-UK equivalent, in a relevant subject from a recognised British or overseas university.
  • A minimum of three years’ post-qualifying full-time professional work experience. Alternatively, applicants who don’t have formal qualifications, but who can demonstrate managerial experience of a minimum of five years are also encouraged to apply.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14666 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22000 GBP for the full programme during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14666 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22000 GBP for the full programme during 18 months.
  • Full fee for two-year, part-time Executive MBA - £22,000

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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