The press and professional journals are full of articles about the impact technology is going to have on our jobs in the future. The stories range from the downright scary (technology will erode all aspects of our freedom) to the absurd (we’re all going to be out of a job). The fact that most of […]
Achieving a doctorate from any university is a major achievement that stays with recipients their whole lives regardless of the direction that future careers take. At Edinburgh Business School, DBA theses are examined against the same general criteria as PhDs and follow the identical procedures as laid down by Heriot-Watt University. Independent, external and internal […]
The Edinburgh Business School DBA programme, like its MBA, is characterised by its international reach. In the case of the DBA this includes both candidates and expert supervisors as this recent web board exchange between a candidate and her supervisor illustrates: Candidate : “Thanks so much – so you are German and living in France […]
Six more Edinburgh Business School DBA candidates are due to graduate next week alongside their fellow EBS MBA and MSc graduands. The DBAs are an interesting group: not only do they come from three continents and a wide range of countries (Eygpt, Greece, Switzerland, USA and UK), but the work that they have done is […]
20 November 2014 and it’s EBS graduation day again. Today we have four new DBA graduates bringing to 35 the number from the programme since its inception. 26 of the 35 have graduated in the past couple of years as the DBA has gathered pace. Today’s four graduates come from South Africa, Hong Kong, the […]
One of our second cohort MBA students in Putrajaya, Malaysia, took three photos from the temporary campus balcony. Thanks for sending these in Kamarul. You can read more about the second cohort of MBA students in Malaysia in one of my colleague’s blogs, here.
On November 13, 2013 the graduation of Joshelene Roxana González Cruz , the first student of the dual-degree MBA programme of Edinburgh Business School, and its learning partner in Mexico, Escuela Bancaria y Comercial (EBC), took place at the Center for Study and Living at Escuela Bancaria y Comercial. The event was hosted by Ms. […]
Scotland’s educational links with China have been further established, following an agreement to establish a Confucius Institute at Heriot-Watt University – the first to specialise in business and communication. The Institute, the fifth Confucius Institute in Scotland, will aim to help Scottish companies to engage with China and increase the provision of Chinese language learning […]