May 1, 2016

University of Auckland International Business Masters Scholarships for Study in New Zealand

University of Auckland International Business Masters Scholarships

Course(s) Offered: Business, Management
Course Level: Graduate (masters)
Provider: University of Auckland Business School
Country to Study in: New Zealand

Scholarship Description
The Graduate School of Management at the University of Auckland offers the International Business Masters Scholarships for international students only.

The main purpose of the scholarships are to support international students to gain the skills and knowledge required to launch a business career by completing a Master of Management, Master of International Business, Master of Marketing, Master of Applied Finance or Master of Professional Accounting degree at the University of Auckland Business School.

A key objective is to enhance the diversity of the class profile.

University of Auckland International Business Masters Scholarships

Eligibility
To take up and be paid the Scholarship:
  • the recipient must be enrolled AND
  • have paid the fees or arranged to pay the fees,
for full-time study in a Master of Management, Master of International Business, Master of Marketing, Master of Applied Finance or Master of Professional Accounting degree at the University of Auckland Business School.

The take up of a Scholarship may be deferred for up to one intake.

The Scholarships are tenable by international students only.

Selection Criteria:
The basis of selection will be academic merit and a written statement. Preference may be given to students not receiving other financial assistance.

Academic merit is assessed by the GPA or GPE obtained over the applicant's most recent two years of full-time graded study (or equivalent).

The written statement should be no more than 500 words and must highlight the applicant's potential to succeed in business studies at the University of Auckland and include details about their career goals, motivations and also demonstrate how they can be an ambassador for the University of Auckland Business School.

NOTE: Candidates must always refer to the regulations found on the official website (link to it is below) for comprehensive details about selection.

Eligible groups
Open to ALL nationalities

Participating Institutions
Graduate School of Management, University of Auckland Business School, University of Auckland, New Zealand

Fields of study
Masters degree studies in the University's Graduate School of Management: Management, International Business, Marketing, or Professional Accounting

Number of awards
One or more masters scholarships are offered each year

Sponsorship duration
The tenure of these masters scholarships are up to one year. To continue to hold the Scholarship, the recipient must maintain a GPA of 5.00 (equivalent to a B average) in each quarter of study.

Scholarship benefits
The value amount of each scholarship is up to $30,000

Method of Application
Application by form is made to the Scholarships Office. Application can be accessed from the University of Auckland scholarships website here.

It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) AND refer to the "regulations" found on that site for complete information about this scholarship and its application.

DEADLINES:
The closing dates for all applications are 1st June 2016 and 15th January 2017

PLEASE NOTE:
Applicants will be notified approximately six weeks after the Closing Date by letter or email.

In cases where there are adverse personal circumstances beyond a recipient's control, the uptake of a scholarship may be deferred for up to one intake, and is subject to the approval of the Director of Masters Programme of the Graduate School of Management. Deferral requests must be made in writing to the Scholarships Office.

Regulations are occasionally updated. Candidates must always refer to the regulations for current and comprehensive information relating to the scholarship(s)/award(s).

The University of Auckland is an accredited University located in Auckland, New Zealand. It is the largest and highest-ranked university in that country, being ranked 82nd worldwide in the 2015/16 QS World University Rankings. Established in 1883 as a constituent college of the University of New Zealand, the university is made up of eight faculties over six campuses.

Application Deadline: 1 June 2016 || 15 January 2017
Open to International Applicants: Yes

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