Access the latest business knowledge through our open and bespoke Executive Education programmes. From two-day Masterclasses, accredited MBA level courses or customised programmes tailored to your company’s needs, our courses are designed to challenge, inspire and transform your thinking.

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Executive Education

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From two-day Masterclasses, accredited MBA level courses or customised programmes tailored to your company's needs, our courses are designed to challenge, inspire and transform your thinking.

Specialised areas

The University of Edinburgh Business School specialises in the following areas:

  • accounting & finance
  • entrepreneurship & innovation
  • management science & business economics
  • credit risk
  • marketing
  • organisational studies
  • strategy & international business
  • strategic leadership

Masterclass series

Masterclass series

1-3 day masterclasses are held throughout the year, exploring a broad range of business topics.

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Bespoke programmes

Bespoke programmes

Using a partnership approach, we design and deliver a custom development programme to meet your objectives

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Accredited courses

Take a week-long MBA level course to expand your knowledge of a subject, improve your skills and increase performance.

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Next Event

February
15
 
TBC

Psychology of Investing and Financial Decisions - MBA Option Course

📅15th February 2016
08:30
📅 To be confirmed

👤Arman Eshraghi
Details & Registration

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Upcoming events


15 February 2016
08:30
TBC

Psychology of Investing and Financial Decisions - MBA Option Course

£1505
Arman Eshraghi - Lecturer in Finance and Accounting and Director of MSc Finance and Investment - University of Edinburgh
Applications are now closed. Please check out our two day masterclass in Advances in Behavioural Finance

29 February 2016
08:30
TBC

Financial Analysis - MBA Option Course

£1505
Professor David Hatherly - Professor Emeritus of Accounting - University of Edinburgh (et al.)
Please note: Applications are now closed. Please check out our other Option Courses and Masterclasses

14 March 2016
08:30
TBC

New Venture Creation - MBA Option Course

£1505
Dr Joanna Young - Course Design Manager and Consultant - University of Edinburgh (et al.)
This intensive five day course will equip you with the skills, contacts and expertise to develop your new idea into a successful business.

21 March 2016
08:30
TBC

Managing Stakeholder Communications - MBA Option Course

£1505
Mrs Caroline Marchant - Early Career Fellow in Markerting - University of Edinburgh
This course will fill a significant gap in traditional management education by improving the understanding and strategic management of effective stakeholder communications.

19 April 2016
08:30
TBC

Advances in Behavioural Finance Masterclass

Dr Arman Eshraghi - Lecturer in Finance and Accounting and Director, MSc Finance & Investment - University of Edinburgh (et al.)
This two-day Masterclass is delivered by Dr Arman Eshraghi and Dr Adam Moore and will introduce you to the latest research findings in the area of Behavioural Finance and investor psychology.

28 April 2016
08:30
TBC

Reporting, Governance and Leadership Masterclass - managing the organisation in an uncertain world

Prof. Paolo Quattrone - Chair in Accounting, Governance & Social Innovation - University of Edinburgh Business School (et al.)
This advanced two-day masterclass will introduce participants to the latest research findings in the area of Reporting, Governance and Leadership - managing the organisation in an uncertain world.

2 May 2016
08:30
TBC

Financial Aspects of Mergers and Acquisitions - MBA Option Course

£1505
Professor Jo Danbolt - Ballie Gifford Chair in Financial Markets and Director of PG Programmes - University of Edinburgh
Learn the theoretical, practical and institutional aspects of mergers and acquisitions from a financial perspective.

2 May 2016
08:30
TBC

Project Management - MBA Option Course

£1505
Professor Nick Wake - Director of Operations Leaders - Warwick Business School
This course will teach you how to take a managerial approach to project management and examine the wider strategic context of projects.

5 May 2016
08:30
TBC

Leading Strategic Change Masterclass

Professor John Amis - Chair in Strategic Management & Organisation - University of Edinburgh
In our increasingly complex and interconnected world, nothing stands still for long. For leaders, the challenge is to understand how to navigate the latest developments and lead strategic change in response.

9 May 2016
08:30
TBC

Innovation Mangement and Design Thinking - MBA Option Course

£1505
Dr Raluca Bunduchi - Senior Lecturer in Innovation and Head of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Group - University of Edinburgh (et al.)
Our intensive five day innovation management course will examine the process and activities needed to manage innovations within organisations.

16 May 2016
08:30
TBC

Negotiations - MBA Option Course

£1505
Mr Tom Hutcheson - Owner Exfacie Negotiation Consultants - Associate of the Business School, University of Edinburgh
The course will enhance your negotiation skill to facilitate crafting of more effective deals and commercial arrangements - a fundamental aspect of business.

17 May 2016
08:30
TBC

Strategic Communications Masterclass

Professor Chris Carter - Chair in Strategy & Organisation - University of Edinburgh (et al.)
This Strategic Communication Masterclass is a dynamic combination of interactive sessions and filmed, simulated television interviews. You will learn how to navigate your way around the modern media universe, communicate successfully with organisational stakeholders and successfully deliver key, strategic messages.

23 May 2016
08:30
TBC

Digital Strategy - MBA Option Course

£1505
Dr Jim Hamill - Owner and Director - Energise 2-0
In this 5 day course you will explore the key issues involved in developing, implementing and managing effective digital change strategies.

25 May 2016
08:30
TBC

The Future of the Finance Function Executive Retreat

Prof. Paolo Quattrone - Chair in Accounting, Governance & Social Innovation - University of Edinburgh (et al.)
In this 3-day Executive Retreat you will learn to recognise the limitations of basic financial and control techniques to assess the resilience of your organisation and the viability of its projects. Together we will explore how the finance function is evolving in the age of uncertainty, black swans and big data.

15 June 2016
08:30
TBC

Building a Sustainable Business

Dr Kenneth Amaeshi - Reader in Strategy & International Business and Director of University of Edinburgh Business School Sustainable Business Initiative - University of Edinburgh (et al.)
The drive for sustainable development and corporate sustainability is reshaping the economic landscape, attracting regulatory attention, and creating new business opportunities.


TBC

Entrepreneurial Ecosystems and Economic Development

Prof Richard Harrison - Chair in Entrepreneurship & Innovation - The University of Edinburgh
Entrepreneurship – the identification, creation and exploitation of new value-creating activities is widely held to be a critical, if not the critical, cornerstone of economic growth.

Past events


28 January 2016
09:00
TBC

Digital Leadership Bootcamp

Dr Jim Hamill - Future Digital Leaders

26 November 2015
08:30
TBC

Leading Strategic Change Masterclass

Professor John Amis - Chair in Strategic Management & Organisation - University of Edinburgh

13 July 2015
08:30
TBC

Sustainability Strategy, Leadership and Management

Dr Kenneth Amaeshi - Reader in Strategy & International Business and Director of University of Edinburgh Business School Sustainable Business Initiative - University of Edinburgh (et al.)

7 May 2015
09:00
TBC

Numbers, Governance and Leadership Masterclass

Prof. Paolo Quattrone - Chair in Accounting, Governance & Social Innovation - Univeristy of Edinburgh Business School

4 May 2015
09:00
TBC

27 April 2015
09:00
TBC

21 April 2015
09:00
TBC

Leading Strategic Change Masterclass

Prof. John Amis - Chair in Strategic Management & Organisation - University of Edinburgh

23 March 2015
08:30
TBC

16 March 2015
09:00
TBC

16 February 2015
09:00
TBC

Behavioural Finance Masterclass

Prof. Ben Jacobsen - Chair in Financial Markets - University of Edinburgh Business School (et al.)

27 January 2015
09:00
TBC

Strategic Communications Masterclass

Chris Carter - Chair in Strategy and Organisation - University of Edinburgh Business School (et al.)