Scholarship Info: The MBA scholarship is currently for Business, Management and Accounting students, to assist admitted and incoming students with the cost of a full time or online MBA at the University.
- 1st September 2016 for September intake
- 10th January 2016 for January intake
Eligible Countries: International
Scholarship Destination: Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Eligible Field of Study: Business, Management and Accounting
Scholarship Info: The Aberdeen Business School is currently offering a limited number of scholarships to assist exceptionally able students who wish to undertake its MBA programme.
The MBA scholarship takes the form of a reduction in the normal tuition fees by a specified amount. Successful applicants will be responsible for paying the balance of their tuition fees, and for all their other travel and living expenses.
Eligibility: All candidates must meet the normal admission criteria for the MBA programme. All applicants must be in possession of a current offer of a place on the MBA, MBA Information Management, or MBA Oil and Gas Management degrees BEFORE applying for a MBA scholarship.
Selection Criteria: Applicants will be judged based on these three criteria:
- The applicant’s previous academic qualification
- The student’s career progression and achievement, and
- Evaluation of an essay of 1,000 – 1,500 words written by the student.
Guidelines on writing an essay: Candidates for a scholarship should prepare and submit an essay of 1,000 – 1,500 words under the following headings.
- Business Experience
Demonstrate how your business and managerial experience to date has provided some unique insights into business and business processes and how these can be made relevant to your class colleagues and in which modules of the course.
- Interpersonal Skills
Demonstrate how your interpersonal skills will exceptionally enhance group based learning during your course.
- Cultural and National Perspective
Outline your cultural and national perspective and demonstrate why this will be of interest to other members of an international class.
- Special Attributes
Outline any academic or other specialised skill achievements that you possess which will enhance and contribute to class discussion and debate.
- General attributes
Generally demonstrate why your application should be considered ahead of others from your region. Guidance Notes for the Written Essay
Number of Scholarships: Limited number of scholarships
Value of Scholarship:
For Full-time MBA: Scholarships usually range from £1,000 to £5,500 where awarded. The numbers of Scholarships actually varies from region to region.
Online MBA and Executive Part-time MBA: Scholarships typically range from £500 to £3,700 where awarded and are open to all applicants.
Duration of Scholarship: Scholarship will last till the duration of candidate’s course
How to Apply: Click here for more info on how to apply