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Essex Business School MBA scholarships

2018-19 entry

If you're self-funding your MBA, Essex Business School could offer you a scholarship worth up to £6,000.

To have the best chance of securing an award, we strongly encourage you to apply for your MBA place by 31 May 2018.


You will be interviewed by the MBA Director as part of our selection process. The MBA Director will assess you against the scholarship criteria and recommend you for an appropriate award.

The MBA Director will be particularly looking for evidence of:

  • academic ability
  • professional experience and career progression
  • ideas on sustainable and entrepreneurial business
  • ability to communicate experience and ideas
  • plan 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

  • 2018-19

    Essex Business School MBA scholarship 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.

There are a limited number of scholarships available, so we advise you apply for the course before 31 May 2018.