Global Banking and Finance MBA Scholarship

Level of Study: Postgraduate taught masters
Subject area: Business
Nationality: EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award: University
Deadline for applying: 31/03/2016
Website: http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/schools/business/mba/fees-and-funding/scholarships.aspx

Award Description

  • The scholarship holder will be an eligible Home/EU or Overseas student.
  • The scholarship holder will have demonstrable experience of working in banking or finance with an international dimension to managing or delivering these services. They will also have a clear view as to how the MBA in Global Banking and Finance will further their career in this area.
  • The scholarship will be allocated on the basis of academic ability, relevant experience and clarity of future plans as determined by the selection committee.
  • There are up to two scholarships available, worth up to £10,000 each, to be used towards the Birmingham MBA tuition fee. 

Scholarships apply to one-year, full-time MBA programmes only.

Scholarships will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Assessment will be made based on a candidate’s MBA application, CV, and Personal Statement. Candidates must state which scholarship they wish to be considered for in their application/Personal Statement. The MBA Director may interview shortlisted candidates over the phone or by Skype.

A rolling assessment process will be in place throughout the application cycle, with the expectation that all scholarships will be allocated by April 2017.

Please contact Victoria Malin, MBA Recruitment and Admissions Officer, for more details (mbaadmissions@contacts.bham.ac.uk). 

Value of Award

Up to two scholarships are available, worth up to £10,000 each, to be used towards the Birmingham MBA tuition fee. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • The scholarship holder will be an eligible Home/EU or Overseas student.
  • The scholarship holder will have demonstrable experience of working in banking or finance with an international dimension to managing or delivering these services. They will also have a clear view as to how the MBA in Global Banking and Finance will further their career in this area.
  • The scholarship will be allocated on the basis of academic ability, relevant experience and clarity of future plans as determined by the selection committee.
  • Scholarships apply to one-year, full-time MBA programmes only.

How to Apply

Scholarships will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Assessment will be made based on a candidate’s MBA application, CV, and Personal Statement. Candidates must state which scholarship they wish to be considered for in their application/Personal Statement. The MBA Director may interview shortlisted candidates over the phone or by Skype.

A rolling assessment process will be in place throughout the application cycle, with the expectation that all scholarships will be allocated by April 2017.

Please contact Victoria Malin, MBA Recruitment and Admissions Officer, for more details (mbaadmissions@contacts.bham.ac.uk). 

Contact

Doctoral Research Enquiry Service
dr@contacts.bham.ac.uk
0121 414 5005