MBA (Heriot-Watt)

EDINBURGH BUSINESS SCHOOL

The Edinburgh Business School Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Heriot-Watt University is designed for individuals wishing to gain advanced management skills and expertise. The MBA is a broad-based management degree and appeals to individuals from a wide range of backgrounds. The degree is aimed at people with experience who wish to develop themselves as effective managers. The programme includes the opportunity for students to extend their study to meet specific career requirements by taking one of the specialist awards. The specialisms provide students with a deeper understanding of the application of a specific discipline.

The programme offers general coverage of the key management disciplines – people skills, economics, marketing, accounting, finance, and project management. The capstone Strategic Planning course develops strategic thinking and the ability to recognise and use the various tools and techniques of the other core courses to identify and solve a wide range of business problems.

Programme Objective

To understand the business environment and the influence of both consumers and micro and macro influences that shape the industry.

To understand the role of different cultures in shaping national, regional and global business practice.

To develop in graduates, both within the business curriculum and in the context of their degree programme, a range of transferable skills appropriate to employers needs.

To develop analytical and evaluative skills.

Career

Graduates will have the skills and knowledge to seek management trainee, junior management or supervisory positions in any business establishment.

Possible careers in this field are in:
Office Manager
Administrative Manager
Human Resource Manager
Small Business Owner

Delivery Method

Generally the curriculums for all levels are taught over 4 terms of 12 weeks. Modules are conducted in formal instructor-led classroom sessions where students are introduced to the course discipline. Each term will cover 2-3 modules with 50 contact hours per module. Lectures are 2-hour sessions and Tutorial 3-hour sessions weekly.

Delivery Schedule

 2019 Quarter 1 
18 Mar 2019 -  09 Jun 2019 

 2019 Quarter 2 
10 Jun 2019 - 18 Aug 2019 

 2019 Quarter 3 
19 Aug 2019 - 08 Dec 2019 

 2018 Quarter 4 
09 Dec 2019 - 15 Mar 2020 

CS

Competitive Strategy

PR

Project Management

FI

Finance

OB

Organisational Behaviour

 

 

SP

Strategic Planning

EC

Economics

MK

Marketing

Master of Business Administration

Mode & Duration
Full-time: 15 mths
Part-time: 15 mths

(Typical Delivery Structure for MBA – 15 months)
3 months 3 months 3 months 3 months 3 months
Term 1
(2 modules)
Term 2
(2 modules)
Term 3
(1 modules)
Term 4
(2 modules)
Term 5
(2 modules)

Intakes
Jan  /  Apr  /  Jul  /  Oct

Registration

One Month Prior to Intake Dates

Average Teacher-Student Ratio
1:30

Assessment
Written Examination

Singaporean / PR
Bachelor degree 2nd Class Honours and above (from a recognized university)
or
Diploma with 2 years of managerial work experience
and
Proficiency in English Language (IELTS 6.5 with no component less than 6.0 )

International Students
Bachelor degree 2nd Class Honours and above (from a recognized university)
or
Diploma with 2 years of managerial work experience
and
Proficiency in English Language (IELTS 6.5 with no component less than 6.0 )

Application Procedure
You may apply to EASB either by visiting EASB Balestier Campus
or
mail your application to East Asia Institute of Managment,  9 Ah Hood Road, Singapore 329975

Course Fee
  International students
  Full-Time
  Tuition Fees
S$ 29,900
  Examination Fees
S$ 2,900
  Application and Enrolment
S$ 450
  Administrative Fee
S$ 1,000
  Study Material
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  TOTAL
S$ 34,250
  Singaporean / PR
  Full-Time Part-Time
  Tuition Fees
S$ 26,100
Tuition Fees
S$ 24,400
  Examination Fees
S$ 2,900
Examination Fees
S$ 2,900
  Application and Enrolment
S$ 150
Application and Enrolment
S$ 150
  Administrative Fee
S$ 500
Administrative Fee
S$ 500
  Study Material
--
Study Material
--
  TOTAL
S$ 29,650
TOTAL
S$ 27,950
  Medical Insurance Waived
  FPS Insurance or Escrow Bank Charge Waived
  Other miscellaneous fees may apply ( Please click here  for more information)
Application and Enrolment Fee is non-refundable.
All prices are subject to prevailing Goods & Services Tax (GST) of 7%.
All prices are effective for intakes from August 2014.
Start of class is subjected to minimum class size achieved.