Course(s) Offered: Management
Course Level: Postgraduate (master’s)
Provider: Cranfield School of Management
Country to Study in: UK
The New Zealand alumni of Cranfield School of Management, in partnership with the School, offer the Cranfield New Zealand Alumni Scholarship for outstanding New Zealand MBA candidates.
The Cranfield New Zealand Alumni Scholarship is open to New Zealand students both at home in New Zealand or living in any part of the world, and international students with permanent residency in New Zealand.
Eligible applicants are invited to commence applications for the 2017/18 academic session.
The award is open to any New Zealand citizen or permanent resident.
Applicants of any academic work or background are welcome to apply as long as they meet the requirements for entry onto the Cranfield MBA course.
There is no age limit: the average age of participants on the current MBA programme is 31, although ages range from 25 to 44.
What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
The successful scholar will be required to return to New Zealand within a 'reasonable' period after completion of the MBA.�
This does not necessarily mean immediate, although the intention is that the scholar's future plans will include sharing the benefit of his/her MBA study in New Zealand.
New Zealanders currently based overseas are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
All citizens of New Zealand can apply
Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Fields of study
Full time masters level study in Business Administration (MBA) courses
Number of awards
Varies per yaer. Not provided by provider
Additional scholarship for Maori:
As well as the full-fee scholarship open to everyone, there are two addtional part-fee scholarships reserved exclusively for Maori.
This scholarship will last the whole duration of the masters program - one Year
The scholarship is worth approximately NZD$75,000 and covers full tuition fees, travel costs, and a $10,000 contribution towards living expenses.
Method of Application
There is a parallel application process - application for entry onto the MBA course and application for the scholarship. For application onto the MBA, candidates will need to take GMAT or the Cranfield Admission Tests. Candidates intending to, or who have already taken GMAT, will need to submit their MBA application via the Cranfield MBA website. Therefore, applicants must first apply for entry onto the Cranfield MBA course and, once accepted, can then apply for the scholarship.
All applicants for the scholarship will need to submit a separate application by 29 May 2017.
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Application must be submitted every year on or before the given dates below:
- For the course, complete and submit your MBA application form to Cranfield in the normal way by 30 April.
- For the scholarship, complete a separate scholarship application form by end of May
For further information about the scholarship application process, visit the official website.
Cranfield School of Management is one of the oldest and most reputable business schools in the UK. It is part of Cranfield University, the UK’s only wholly postgraduate university specialising in science, technology, engineering and management. The school is constantly ranked among the top 20 European business schools by the Financial Times and is triple accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), EQUIS and AACSB.
Application Deadline: 29 May 2017
Open to International students: No (ONLY New Zealanders)
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