Executive MBA Course Fees and Funding

Fees and funding during your Executive MBA

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Fees

Fees for the Leeds Executive MBA programme can be found below. Exceptionally, for self-funded students commencing the Executive MBA programme in September 2016 only, a payment by instalments scheme is also available. Under the terms of the scheme 20% (of the self-funding element of the tuition fee) will be payable at or before registration with 8 further instalments of 10% being collected November to June, by Direct Debit. The scheme applies for the two year duration of the programme. Standard University of Leeds payment terms apply to all other programmes. Please contact the Executive MBA Admissions Team for further information.

Course titleUK/EU feesInternational fees
Executive MBA£21,000 (total)£21,000 (total)

Executive MBA programme funding

We offer a number of part scholarships worth up to 50% of the total fee to candidates who can demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and career progression. All candidates who are offered a place on the programme will automatically be considered based on the strength of their application and performance in interview.

Leeds Alumni Bursary and Excellence Scholarship

There are two financial awards for University of Leeds alumni joining the Business School:

Leeds Alumni Bursary

What is it?

The University of Leeds Alumni Bursary offers 10% tuition fee reduction for self or partially funded students* for any Business School Masters degree.

Who qualifies?

Graduates of the University of Leeds (or an affiliated institution*) are entitled to a 10% bursary towards tuition fees. Find out more about eligibility and how to apply for this bursary.

The bursary is calculated based on the net fee remaining i.e. after other scholarships and awards have been deducted.

Graduates of the University of Leeds (or an affiliated institution*) with a First Class undergraduate degree are also eligible for the Leeds University Business School Alumni Excellence Scholarship (details below). Fully funded students are not eligible for this scholarship.

How do I apply?

Please follow the instructions on the University of Leeds Alumni Bursary web page.

*please refer to the terms and conditions

Leeds University Business School Alumni Excellence Scholarship

What is it?

An additional 10% scholarship award towards the fees for the Executive MBA. 

Who qualifies?

Applicants who meet at least one of the criteria below.

  • University of Leeds graduates who achieved a First Class award in their undergraduate degree. See qualifying awards
  • Evidence of having successfully completed continuous professional development and training to date.
  • Evidence of significant professional career progression to date.

Applicants who qualify for this scholarship are also entitled to receive the Leeds Alumni Bursary (details above) resulting in a total award of 20%. The scholarship is calculated based on the net fee remaining i.e. after other scholarships and awards have been deducted (the 10% alumni bursary and 10% alumni scholarship are added together and 20% is deducted from the net fee).

Fully funded students are not eligible for this scholarship.

How do I apply?

All eligible applicants with an offer for the Executive MBA beginning in October 2016 will automatically be considered for this award based upon their application form and performance at interview. 

When will I find out?

You will be advised of whether you have been successful at the point of offer.

With the exception of the Leeds Alumni Bursary and Leeds University Business School Alumni Excellence Scholarship, all bursaries and awards are mutually exclusive. Where a candidate is eligible and applies for more than one award, only one single highest award may be granted.

Loans

A Professional & Career Development Loan worth up to £10,000 can help towards the cost of course fees and living expenses or you may qualify for a Postgraduate Loan.