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1 Jun, 2015
1 Jun, 2015
Aston University is a leading university for graduate employment success, ranking consistently in the top 10 for employability for the last 20 years. The University is consistently ranked in the UK’s top 40 universities confirming our place amongst the elite.
Aston Business School has close ties with Nigeria through our alumni community and corporate social responsibility project – Books for Nigeria. The Aston MBA has a proud tradition of supporting talented students from Nigeria, this is why we are launching a dedicated Aston Nigeria Scholarship for aspiring business leaders and entrepreneurs.
Aston’s reputation for globally relevant research, links to international business and reputation in enterprise and small business growth make it the ideal UK Business School for anyone wishing to transform their career or learn the skills to start and grow their own business.
Aston MBA Nigeria Scholarship
This scholarship of £5,000 is available to Nigerian students who have submitted an application for the full time Aston MBA starting in October 2015.
Am I Eligible?
Applicants wishing to apply for one of the Aston MBA scholarships must meet the following criteria:
Modules and Business Project:
The Full-time MBA programme is taught on-campus over 3 terms and followed up with a business project. The taught part of the MBA takes 9 months, and the project up to 3 months:
General and Specialist MBA options:
To gain a General MBA, students complete:
To gain a Specialist MBA, students complete:
When it comes to deciding between a general MBA and one which specialises in a certain field, there are a number of considerations. A general MBA is more likely to keep management options open for you, whilst a specialist MBA will potentially make you more attractive to particular management functions of a business. You do not need to decide right away, and we will give you every support in exploring all your available options.
Transfer to other modes of study:
Application Closing Date
Sunday 28th June, 2015
Method of Application
Applicants should apply by submitting a succinct cover letter to: [email protected] making sure to note their full name and application number (this number will be included in their MBA application email acknowledgement).
The cover letter should:
Applicants must be available for an interview (which may be via skype) as this is an essential part of the scholarship assessment.
Applicants make only one general scholarship application for all of the above scholarships and are not required to specify which scholarship they wish to be considered for. This decision will be made by the scholarship panel.
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