Master of Business Administration with Specialism in Strategic Planning

Provided by East Asia Institute of Management (EASB)


Awarded by Edinburgh Business School

Course introduction


This MBA with Specialism in Strategic Planning by Edinburgh Business School (Heriot-Watt University) is perfect if you want to advance or become a senior manager in a large organisation. You will study the same seven core courses as the MBA, and complete four specialist courses that focus on strategic planning techniques.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

1. Accounting
2. Finance
3. Marketing
4. Organisational Behaviour
5. Strategic Planning
6. Project Management
7. Economics

Elective Modules:

1.Corporate Governance
2. Mergers and Acquisitions
3. Making Strategies Work
4. Competitive Strategy

Entry Requirements

  • A first or second class business-related honours degree from a recognised university; or
  • Passes in 3 of the MBA courses (one of which must be a core) obtained by self-study; and
  • A minimum of 2 years full-time work experlence of a responsible nature; and
  • Proficiency in English Language (Minimum IELTS 6.5 or equivalent)

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Intake dates :

January - 16 March
April - 8 June
June - 24 August
September - 14 December

18 months

Fees & Funding

Local Full time: $33,650
Local part time: $32,650
International: $40.340