Executive MBA


The fees for March 2020 intake:

Year 1 (19/20) Year 2 (20/21) Total  
£22,170      £23,060      £45,230     

This is a two year programme and we expect most candidates to complete their studies within this time period. If you are unable to complete within two years due to work or unexpected family commitments, you can extend your studies into a third year at no additional charge. If you extend into a fourth year, there will be an extension fee of £995 payable in the academic year 2023/24.

What's included / excluded?

The fee includes:

  • study materials
  • registration
  • tuition
  • examinations and re-sits
  • graduation ceremony
  • accommodation for one overseas module - dependent on location and partner school, this may be shared twin room accommodation

It excludes:

  • residential accommodation on campus
  • accommodation for any additional overseas modules
  • meals
  • travel - including to any overseas modules
  • additional career support
  • graduation robes (£45) and photographs (£15 - £200). 
How to pay

Tuition fees are payable in advance or at the start of each academic year. Payments can be made by bank transfer, banker’s draft, cheque, telephone or direct debit (online or in person). If you have been awarded a scholarship, this will be deducted from your first year fee, unless specified otherwise in your offer letter.

Self-funding students can either pay the annual tuition fee at the start of each year or can opt to pay in instalments with the following payment schedule:

  • 50% of tuition fees due on the first day of your academic year
  • 25% of tuition fees due on first day of month 4 of your academic year
  • 25% of tuition fees due on first day of month 7 of your academic year
Financing your MBA

Choosing to complete an MBA either full or part-time requires significant investment both in terms of cost and time. To support this investment, various funding sources are available.  The sources set out below are those which have been brought to the attention of the University as being specifically designed for/aimed at MBA students. They are not exhaustive - other funding sources and products may be available. The University does not specifically recommend or endorse these sources/products and the content set out below has been provided by the relevant funding provider and is not independently verified by the University. Students should consider sources and types of funding carefully and ensure that it meets their precise needs – not all funding is appropriate for all students.

Please note that the Executive MBA is not eligible for the Postgraduate loan through Student Finance.

Future Finance

Future Finance offers smart, flexible loans to help you reach your potential, when government student loans and scholarships are not enough.

Further details of eligibility requirements, interest rates and other key terms of the loan are available by visiting the Future Finance website

Please note that other sources of funding may be available.

Future Finance Loan Corporation Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority; Firm Reference Number 719436. It is a registered limited company incorporated in Ireland, with company registration number 527170. Its registered address is 6th Floor, 2 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2. Future Finance is a registered trademark of Future Finance Loan Corporation Limited.


A number of scholarships are available to students admitted onto the Warwick and London variants of the Executive MBA. These are highly competitive and awarded on the basis of three broad criteria:

  • outstanding future career potential
  • the ability to fulfil future ambassadorial duties for the school. Successful applicants would be expected to work closely with the marketing and recruitment teams in order to attract future candidates onto the programme.
  • demonstration of significant past academic ability

Scholarships are awarded to exceptional candidates on an ongoing basis and applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

  • WBS alumni scholarships – Warwick alumni accepted onto the MBA programme will automatically receive a 25% scholarship.
  • 30% club scholarship – for outstanding female candidates. 2 of these scholarships are offered per intake and amount to 50% of the overall fees of the course
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation scholarship – directed at individuals working in creative or self-directed roles whose future career trajectory is likely to involve innovative, entrepreneurial business models.
  • Future leaders scholarship – directed at individuals who we identify as highly likely to assume a significant leadership role in the short to medium term.
  • Armed Forces scholarship – directed at veterans of the Armed Forces.
  • Public/Third sector scholarship - directed at outstanding individuals from the third or voluntary sector

If you are interested in applying for a scholarship you need to submit a written statement (up to 300 words) outlining why you believe you should be awarded a scholarship. You don’t need to specify which scholarship you wish to apply for as the committee will consider which scholarship would be most suitable. 

Sponsored students

The Warwick Executive MBA can bring vast benefits to an organisation. As an individual you will be more effective, generating creative solutions and using proven tools, ideas, and best practice to resolve business issues.

If you’re looking to evidence this impact, let us help you put a case together

You may need to ask for support from your employer in the following areas.

  • Finance: helping pay your tuition fees, travel, or other expenses
  • Time: giving you enough time away from work to study
  • Development: offering opportunities at work to implement your learning.

Download our guidelines to help you as you prepare your case.

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