Description: Canon Collins Trust selects scholars on behalf of Edinburgh Business School for its Distance Learning MBA Programme. The scholarship does not cover travel to examination centres or associated costs such as travel to the graduation ceremony.
Eligibility: To be eligible to apply for an Edinburgh Business School MBA Scholarship, you must:
-be a national of and ordinarily resident in a sub-Saharan African country
-be able to say how the MBA will benefit you and your community
-have a first degree from a recognised university or a professional qualification such as ACCA
-be at least 25 years old and not older than 50 years old at the time of starting the programme
-have at least 2 year’s full-time work experience
-have access to an operational Internet connection
How to Apply: by Online. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. Please apply only if you are eligible.
Subject: Various Courses
Level: Pursuing Distance Learning MBA Programme.
Provider: Canon Collins Trust
For Which Country: UK
For Whom: International (Students of Angola, Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Sudan, South Sudan, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Botswana, Comoros, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Benin, Mali, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo)
Number of award(s): Up to 50 scholarships will be offered.
Duration of award(s): Not Known
What does it cover? This Scholarship covers the cost of all tuition, learning materials and examination fees. Learning materials are available to access online and a hard copy is also sent to scholars by post. The scholarship does not cover travel to examination centres or associated costs such as travel to the graduation ceremony.
Selection criteria: Criteria for selection:
-demonstrated academic ability
-the applicant’s reasons for choosing to do this course at this university
-the personal qualities of the applicant
-evidence of the candidate’s commitment to their country’s future
-Applications will be assessed on the basis of the application form and supporting documentation, including references.
Notification: Not Known
Deadline: 24th June 2014