12 June 2019.


United Kingdom.

(Partially Funded)


Advancing Women in Leadership Scholarship (MBA)

Newcastle University Business School is committed to supporting innovative business women who aspire to higher levels of influence and professional development. Through our Advancing Women in Leadership Scholarship, successful MBA candidates will receive mentoring support from our Business School Director, Professor Sharon Mavin, an international scholar in gender, leadership and organization studies. Successful candidates will demonstrate a strong career trajectory, academic excellence and a wealth of professional experience.

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Newcastle University Business School offers a number of full and partial scholarship awards to outstanding and high-quality MBA students each year to assist them to study for a MBA degree. The awards will be credited to the student’s fee account to reduce the overall cost of tuition fees.

There is one award offered in this scholarship each year.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

The program start in September 2019 for one year of study.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Complete the scholarship application form including submitting an essay of no more than 1,500 words in response to the question listed. Submissions need to be in English.
  • Hold a conditional or unconditional offer of admission to the Full-time MBA programme of 2019 entry.
  • Have substantive managerial experience (normally 6 years or more, minimum 3 years).
  • Preferably hold the equivalent of a UK 2:1 honours degree (however, applicants who do not meet this requirement but can demonstrate relevant work experience above the minimum plus significant career progression may also be considered).
  • Perform well at interview across all competency areas.
  • Hold an English language qualification of IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent with no subskill below 6.0 (if your first language is not English).

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • A full fee award of £22,800, payable towards the cost of tuition fees.

How to Apply

First Step: Applicants must have conditional or unconditional offer of admission to the Full-time MBA programme of 2019 entry, to apply to the program check here.

Second Step: After receiving admission form the University, applicant must apply here.

Third Step: After filling the required information and essays, submit the application.

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