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Alliance MBS Masters Scholarships for US residents

Type of award

Scholarship

Managing department

Alliance Manchester Business School

Value

There are five scholarships available across all our Masters courses, with a value of £10,000 towards the cost of the course tuition fee for entry in September 2017.

Specified use

Tuition fees

Tenable period

1 year

Continuation of award

Continuation of the award is subject to satisfactory progress.

Number available

Five.

Funding provider

Alliance Manchester Business School, The University of Manchester

Level(s) of study

This funding is available to students undertaking the following types of study:

  • Postgraduate taught

Allowed study options

This funding is available to students undertaking the following modes of study:

  • Full-time

Subject restrictions

This funding is available to students undertaking study in:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business and Management

Academic requirements

Decisions will be made on merit and not financial need. Scholarships will be awarded to applicants who:

  • Are able to demonstrate excellent academic performance.
  • Are are on track to obtain, or who have graduated with a minimum high 2.1 or 1 st  UK undergraduate degree or overseas equivalent.
  • Have previously studies at a University with a strong academic reputation and ranking.
  • Have the potential to contribute and enrich all aspects of the Masters programme and the diverse academic and cultural profile of the Masters class.

Nationality restrictions

This funding is available to students from:

  • United States

Other eligibility criteria

This funding is for candidates who hold an offer for one if the following courses:

  • MSc Accounting 
  • MSc Accounting and Finance
  • MSc Business Analysis and Strategic Management
  • MSc Business Analytics: Operational Research and Risk Analysis
  • MSc Business Psychology
  • MSc Corporate Communications and Reputation Management
  • MSc Finance
  • MSc Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations
  • MSc International Human Resource Management and Comparative Industrial Relations
  • MSc Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship
  • MSc International Business and Management
  • MSc Management
  • MSc Marketing
  • MSc Operations, Project and Supply Chain Management
  • MSc Organisational Psychology
  • MSc Quantitative Finance

There isn't a separate application process for one of the scholarships as students are automatically considered.

Application procedure

All US residents who apply and are offered a Masters course place are considered for funding - there is no additional scholarship application process.

Please note that any application will only be considered for scholarship when:

  • Your course application is complete (including any supporting information)
  • You have formally been offered a place on a Masters course for entry in September 2016.

Selection criteria

Decisions will be made on merit and not financial need. Scholarships will be awarded to applicants who:

  • Are able to demonstrate excellent academic performance.
  • Are are on track to obtain, or who have graduated with a minimum high 2.1 or 1 st UK undergraduate degree or overseas equivalent.
  • Have previously studied at a University with a strong academic reputation and ranking.
  • Have the potential to contribute and enrich all aspects of the Masters course and the diverse academic and cultural profile of the Masters class.

Closing date

Scholarships will be awarded in line with our selection deadlines. 

The final application deadline for our Masters courses is 21 August 2017 and at this final stage, the award will be subject to availability.

Decision date

If you have been successfully awarded a scholarship you will be contacted on or before your selection deadline via email. If you have not received a scholarship award by your initial deadline, you may still be considered in the next selection round.

Please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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