Deadline:

31st March 2020.

Location:

 Ireland

(Partially Funded)

Description

MSc Merit Based Scholarships for International Students

The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School is inviting the international students to apply for the MSc Merit-Based Scholarships in Ireland. This educational award is designed for outstanding students who want to pursue a full-time MSc degree program at the university for the academic 2020/21.

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The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School is a part of University College Dublin (UCD) that was founded in 1908. It offers high standard education at undergraduate and graduate level for all students.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Marketing

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

12 months or 24 months According to program.

  • Decisions will be made by the Schools Scholarship Committee on or before the 1st of May 2020.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants must have a bachelor degree before applying for the grant.
  • Candidates must have achieved a GMAT test result of 630 or higher before submitting their application. In addition to the overall score, the verbal component score must at least be 30/51 and the quantitative score no lower than 40/60. For more information about GMAT test, click here.
  • Alternatively, candidates must have scored a minimum of 158 out of 170 GRE Verbal Reasoning and 160 out of 170 GRE Quantitative Reasoning. For more information about GRE test, click here.
  • Candidates must also have obtained a first class honors degree (or equivalent) and, if applicable, achieved a minimum overall score of 7.0 in the IELTS test, a score of 100/120 in the TOEFL test
  • Review the Programme Entry Requirements to see if you are eligible for the programme.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • Up to 50% tuition fees

How to Apply

First Step: collate the required documentation needed to assess your application:

  • Your full, official transcripts. Please note we require official documentation. If you have not completed your undergraduate degree, please send us the most up-to- date version of all years studied so far.
  • Please include an updated CV detailing all relevant work experience and extra-curricular activity. It is useful to demonstrate leadership skills.
  • If English is not your first language, an English language qualification is required for admission to all of our programmes.  The exception to this rule is if you have completed your primary degree or an entire third level qualification through English, in an English speaking country.  For more information visit our English Language Requirements Page
  • Two references are generally required, preferably one academic and one professional.

Second Step:You must apply online using our dedicated student information portal.

  • You will be required to enter contact details,
  • upload your documents and
  • answer two essay questions (each approximately 300 words).
  • We would ask that you seriously consider both essays and answer these in the context of the programme you are applying to. Try to not replicate your CV and demonstrate what makes you different from other applicants. There are no right or wrong ways to complete these essays.

Third Step:You will then be asked to submit your application and pay the €50 application fee.

Fourth Step: Once submitted, it usually takes 2-3 weeks before a decision is made on fully completed applications.

Fifth Step: Acceptance is completed by paying a non-refundable deposit (varies from either €500 or €1000 depending on the programme. Most of our programmes require a €500 deposit). Your offer email will detail the exact deposit amount required.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Hager Ibrahim/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Merna Esmail/ Egypt
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