November 23, 2017

Greggs: Everyday Tastes Good

My name is Charlie Bingham and I started the full-time MBA at Heriot-Watt University in September 2017. Over the past 19 years since graduating in Business Studies and French, I have lived and worked in the UK, Brussels, Belgium and most recently Houston, Texas. Most of my roles have been at a General Management level […]

Will MBA graduates be replaced by robots?

One researcher into the effects of IT and automation has suggested they might. Pat Chapman-Pincher, writing in the Financial Times earlier this year, argues that  ‘business schools are no longer relevant in the age of automation’. It’s not just business schools that aren’t keeping up with the implications of artificial intelligence (AI) according Chapman-Pincher. In […]

Edinburgh Business School hold Information sessions & Alumni events in Ghana

New Enterprise Consultancy, Edinburgh Business School’s local representative in Ghana, recently held a series of information sessions in the capital city of Accra, and also in Kumasi, Ghana’s second largest city between 14th July and mid-August 2013. The sessions were well attended by participants from all walks of life including professionals from academia, accounting, banking, […]

Heriot-Watt University graduate returns to Edinburgh to graduate again!

On June 17 & 18, Edinburgh Business School and Heriot-Watt University welcomed over 280 new graduates and their families to Edinburgh as the graduates received their awards from Heriot-Watt Univeristy Chancellor, Dr Robert M Buchan. Amongst those graduates receiving an award was Teresa Garnett (nèe Simpson), who had previously graduated from Heriot-Watt University some 32 […]

Edinburgh Business School Dubai holds Information Session and Alumni Event in June 2013

Edinburgh Business School welcomed 100 of its UAE alumni, students and guests in Dubai on Saturday, 8th June 2013 at The Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai. It was pleasing to see our alumni and students enjoying the afternoon of informal networking, renewing friendships and meeting new members of the alumni community or student body over a nice […]

HKU SPACE classes add value to distance learning MBA

An article published in the Education Post section of the South China Morning Post online, features comment from Professor Keith Lumsden, founder and Academic Director of Edinburgh Business School, and also Alick Kitchin, Director of Business and Joint Head of School. The article discusses the flexibility of Edinburgh Business School’s MBA programme, which provides students […]

Edinburgh Business School to host Information Sessions in South Africa and Namibia for prospective students

Edinburgh Business School are to hold information session in April, in Namibia and South Africa, where prospective students can discover more about the school and the programmes it offers by distance learning: the MBA, MSc and the DBA programmes, and to answer any questions prospective students might have about the school and its programmes. Hosted […]

Edinburgh Business School featured in Independent news article ‘Narrowing the MBA gender gap’

A recent news article in the Independent newspaper has investigated the reasons why the number of women studying business school programmes is rising. The article, authored by Helena Pozniak, and published on Wednesday 3rd April, 2013, cites figures by several business school in the UK and Europe, including Edinburgh Business School, where statistics show the […]