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    Leeds MBA Excellence Scholarship

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    Leeds MBA Excellence Scholarship is a full-time MBA scholarship program funded by the University of Leeds. It is offered to both international and domestic students with excellent academic merit.

    • Available to students enrolled in the full-time 1 year MBA program at Leeds Business School at the University of Leeds.
    • The scholarship applies to students beginning their studies in September 2021.
    • No separate application form is required, students will be automatically considered.
    • The scholarship amount will be decided by the Programme Director, on the basis of the qualification of a candidate.

    There is no deadline for the scholarship, however, students must submit an admission application form for the MBA program before June 30 ( international students), and by August 31 (domestic students) to be eligible for the scholarship.


    Scholarship TypeMerit-Based, College-Specific
    Offered byInstitution
    OrganizationUniversity of leeds
    Application Deadline Jun 30 ,2021
    No. of ScholarshipsN/A
    RenewabilityOne Time Payment
    International Students EligibleYes
    Scholarship Website Link

    Eligibility Criteria

    Students must meet admission requirements at Leeds Business School to be considered for the MBA Excellence Scholarship. Also, applicants must fulfill the eligibility requirements listed below:

    • Must show outstanding academic achievement.
    • Must show career progression.
    • Must have the potential to contribute to the full MBA program

    Selection Process

    No application is required for the scholarship, the selection process for the scholarship takes place after the admission into the MBA program.

    Candidates will be evaluated based on their responses on the application form and their performance at interview with the MBA Programme Director.

    Recipients will be notified of the scholarship award after the successful interview with the MBA Program Director and within 2 weeks of receiving notification of admission offer for full-time MBA.

    Recipients must accept their scholarship within two weeks of receiving the scholarship offer.

    Grant Details

    Leeds MBA Excellence Scholarship provides financial support to international students who want to pursue a full-time MBA program at Leeds Business School.

    No application form is to be completed, deserving candidates will be automatically considered by the MBA Program Director.

    The table below provides all the important details regarding the Leeds MBA Excellence Scholarship:

    Study level Master's
    Eligible candidates International and domestic students
    Number of scholarships Variable
    Study duration 1 year
    Scholarship award Part tuition fee
    Award distribution Annually


    Ques. Do we need to submit reference letters?

    Ans. Students are expected to submit two reference letters- academic and professional. Students must be mindful that referees should not be closely related to the students as family.

    Ques. How much time is given to accept the admission offer?

    Ans. After reception of the offer letter, students will have to respond within six weeks' time and will have to provide Original documents for submission.

    Ques. Which documents are required?

    Ans. Leeds MBA Excellence Scholarship requires students to submit the following-

    • Original qualification transcripts
    • English Language Proficiency score
    • GMAT score, if needed
    • Two reference letters (professional and academic)
    • Passport copy
    • Updated CV

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