Scholarship Info: The MBA scholarships are offered to Business, Management and Accounting students, to assist incoming students with the cost of a full time or online MBA at the University.
- Submit applications by 1st September 2016 for September intake
- Submit applications on or before 10th January 2016 for January intake
Eligible Countries: Students from any part of the world
To be taken at (country): Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Eligible Field of Study: Business, Management and Accounting
About the Award: The Aberdeen Business School is able to offer 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.
Type of scholarship: MBA
Eligibility: All candidates should meet the required admission criteria for the MBA programme. All applicants are expected to 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 accepted on the basis of the following:
- The student’s past academic qualification
- Whether the student has demonstrated 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 Awardees: Limited
Value of Scholarship:
For Full-time MBA: Scholarships typically range from £1,000 to £5,500 where awarded. The numbers of Scholarships awarded 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: Scholarships will last throughout the duration of the candidate’s program
How to Apply: Please do well to complete the MBA Full-time Scholarship Application Form:
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