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The Essex MBA Dean’s Award

2019-20 entry

Essex Business School is offering the following discounts to students funding their own MBA studies starting in October 2019:

  • 2 x 100% fee discount
  • 2 x 50% fee discount
  • 16 x £3,000 fee discount

The award will be offered in the form of a tuition fee discount.


You will be invited to interview as soon as possible after submitting your application. The MBA Director will assess you for a scholarship award during your interview.

During your interview, the MBA Director will be particularly looking for evidence of:

  • academic merit
  • work experience (quality of work experience, not simply time served)
  • ideas on sustainable and entrepreneurial business
  • ability to communicate experience and ideas
  • plans for utilising the Essex MBA experience after the course

This scholarship is available to all MBA applicants provided you are funding your own studies. It is not available if you're fully or partly sponsored.

Full details

  • 2019-20

    The Essex MBA Dean's Award discount terms and conditions

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    Please read the full terms and conditions before applying for or accepting a scholarship or bursary. They contain important information about eligibility, how you'll receive your funding and whether this award can be combined with others or not.

If you're a current student looking for information about an award you received, see our terms and conditions for previous years.

How to apply

You don't need to complete a separate application form for this scholarship. If you meet the eligibility criteria above you will be assessed during your interview.