Master of Business Administration with Specialism in Finance

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Programme Introduction

The Edinburgh Business School Master of Business Administration with a Specialism in Finance 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

Modules

Core Modules:

1. Accounting

This module, which focuses on key developments in accounting including areas such as target costing, life-cycle costing and time-based activity costing, is aimed at sensitising students towards the changes in their organisations

Elective Modules:

1. Corporate Governance

This module is aimed at guiding students in distinguishing between internal and external corporate governance, and how economic development and corporate governance are interrelated. It also explains the foundations of the present system of corporate governance and how they have been developed. Students are also equipped with a better understanding of the driving forces that have shaped corporate governance reform efforts and learn about some of the leading codes of best practice today.

Study Mode & Duration: 
Full-time: 15 months
Part-time: 15 months
(Typical Delivery Structure – 15 months)
3 months 3 months 3 months 3 months 3 months
Term 1
(2 modules)
Term 2
(2 module)
Term 3
(2 modules)
Term 4
(3 module)
Term 5
(2 modules)

Intakes

Mar / Jun / Aug / Dec
 
Registration
One month prior to intake dates
 
Average Teacher-Student Ratio
1:30
 
Assessment:
100% Written Examination
Singaporean / PR
A degree recognised by Heriot-Watt University or a qualification deemed to be equivalent, or
passes in three Courses (one of which must be core for the MBA and three core courses for MSc programmes)
 
A minimum of two years’ post-qualifying full-time work experience of a relevant nature.
 
International Students
A degree recognised by Heriot-Watt University or a qualification deemed to be equivalent, or 
passes in three Courses (one of which must be core for the MBA and three core courses for MSc programmes)
 
A minimum of two years’ post-qualifying full-time work experience of a relevant nature.
 
Application Procedure
You may apply to EAIM either by visiting EAIM Balestier Campus
or
mail your application to East Asia Institute of Management,  9 Ah Hood Road, Singapore 329975
International Students  
Full-Time  
Tuition Fees
S$ 35,200
Assessment Fee
S$ 3,600
Application Fee
S$ 540
Administration Fee
S$ 1,000
Material Fee
--
TOTAL
S$ 40,340
   
Singaporean / PR  
Full-Time
 
Tuition Fees
S$ 29,400
Assessment Fees
S$ 3,600
Application Fee
S$ 150
Administration Fee
S$ 500
Material Fee
--
TOTAL
S$ 33,650
   
Part-Time
 
Tuition Fees
S$ 28,400
Assessment Fees
S$ 3,600
Application Fee
S$ 150
Administration Fee
S$ 500
Material Fee
--
TOTAL
S$ 32,650
   
Medical Insurance Waived
FPS Insurance or Escrow BankCharge Waived
Other miscelleneous 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 November 2019.
Start of class is subjected to minimum class size achieved.
 
 
2020 Quarter 1
16 Mar 2020- 07 Jun 2020
2020 Quarter 2
08 Jun 2020- 23 Aug 2020
AC Accounting FI Finance
    EC Economics
2020 Quarter 3
24 Aug 2020- 13 Dec 2020
2020 Quarter 4
14 Dec 2020- 14 Mar 2021
PR Project Management MK Marketing
SP Strategic Planning OB Organizational Behaviour
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