EMBA-Global Asia - Fees

EMBA-Global Asia - Fees

The fee for the EMBA-Global Asia programme is:

  • May 2021 - US$189,600 

Fees include:


Tuition for 11 core teaching blocks, seven electives and one international seminar or assignment. All course materials and most textbooks are also included. 


High quality accommodation for all core teaching blocks and the required International Seminar or Assignment.* Current accommodation includes the AMBA Hotel Marble Arch in London, Le Meridien Cyberport in Hong Kong, and Le Meridien New York, Central Park in New York. 

*These hotels are subject to availability and alternative high quality accommodation may be provided.


Breakfast and lunch are provided during the 11 core teaching blocks. 

Career support

Career Services support is available from each partnering school including career workshops, career planning tools, coaching and events. Students also have the opportunity to attend a core skills programme, which offers at least two optional soft skills workshops that can be included in class weeks.

Extra-curricular activities

As part of the core teaching blocks, each partnering school organises speaker events, networking evenings, cultural and social activities included in the fees. Students also have access to other student events, industry clubs, alumni networking events, sports clubs, language clubs and cross-programme networking opportunities.  


Students have unlimited access to each partner school's campus facilities including business libraries, computer facilities, gym and study rooms.


Students and their sponsoring organisations (if financially sponsored) will be billed for two instalments in years one and two respectively. Self-funded candidates have the additional option of paying in termly instalments over the 20 months of the programme. 

Sponsorship and company support

Companies sponsor EMBA-Global Asia students as a means of investing in their most valued employees and in the future of their firms. You must be sponsored by your organisation in terms of time away from the office, including both class time and study time. Many EMBA-Global Asia students are also fully or partially sponsored financially.

To secure this kind of commitment, you will probably be required to draw up a detailed business case outlining your reasons for wanting to undertake the programme and the benefits you feel it will bring not only to yourself, but also to the company. Please contact us for support and advice on this. To help build your case download our sample business case.

HKU EMBA Scholarship  

The University of Hong Kong offers a HKU EMBA scholarship, which will be based on merit and take into consideration applicants who will add diversity and make a significant contribution to the class and to the EMBA-Global Asia community.  There is no additional application required.

The amount of scholarship will be decided by a HKU Selection Committee after the applicant has been offered admission. It will be applied to the third-term tuition instalment.

Other sources of financing

  • Government-subsidised student loans

- Hong Kong Government Loan

- U.S. Federal Loan. 

  • Loan from a credit union.
  • Line of credit from a bank or brokerage institution.

Applying for financial support is a self-managed process. It is your responsibility to ensure that all paperwork is completed and submitted in a timely fashion. 

If you have any questions about funding, please contact:

London Business School: financialaid@london.edu 

The University of Hong Kong: finaid.asia@emba-global.com 

Columbia Business School: finaid@gsb.columbia.edu

*One international assignment or seminar is included in the EMBA-Global Asia tuition fees. You may take one additional seminar or assignment, provided seats are available. If you choose to undertake an additional international assignment or seminar, there is a fee of US$4,000. Airfare for all study blocks and international seminars and assignments is the responsibility of the student.