Essex Business School is offering MBA scholarships for home (UK), EU and international students. Scholarships worth £5,000 will be awarded on the basis of merit. For 2013 academic year, the school is offering Up to 20 scholarships.
About Scholarship: To support our students who are funding their own studies, Essex Business School is offering scholarships worth £5,000 to students seeking to join our MBA course in October 2013. Awards will be made on the basis of grades obtained in your first degree, so all our MBA course applications, received by the given deadline, will automatically are considered for this scholarship. A fee discount of £5,000 will be applied to those who are selected for the award. Up to 20 scholarships are available for 2013 entrants.
Course Level: Master’s degree
Scholarship By: Essex Business School
Number of awards: Up to 20 scholarships
-The award is restricted to Home (UK), EU and overseas students who are entirely self-funded. It is not available to students who are fully or partly sponsored.
-All MBA course applicants who hold the equivalent of a UK first class honours Bachelor’s degree and an IELTS score of 7.0 or higher will automatically receive a scholarship.
-MBA course applicants with the following qualifications will also be considered for a scholarship by the MBA Director and MBA Deputy Director, if numbers permit: the equivalent of a UK 2.1 Bachelor’s degree and a minimum IELTS score of 6.5; or
-ten years’ work experience (including five years’ relevant managerial experience) and a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 1.
Selection Criteria: These scholarships will be awarded on the basis of merit.
Scholarship Open for: The Home (UK), EU and overseas students can apply
Notification: Where a student has already met the academic requirements for both MBA entry and the scholarship award, the details of the scholarship will be specified in the offer letter sent to the student.
Apply: Applicants who have accepted an offer of a place firmly by 31 July and met the academic conditions of entry will be considered for these scholarships. All academic applications will automatically be considered. The University will use official transcripts and certificates, submitted as part of the original application for admission to the course, as evidence of grades achieved and no alternative supporting evidence will be accepted.
Deadline: March 1, 2013
Further Information: http://www.essex.ac.uk/studentfinance/pg/university_support/EBS_scholarship.aspx