The European School of Management and Technology (ESMT) is now accepting applications for Kofi Annan Business School Foundation Fellowship. These fellowships are available for students from developing countries to study one-year full-time MBA programme.
The goal of the Kofi Annan Business Schools Foundation is to provide the opportunity for talented and motivated students from developing areas, who do not belong to a privileged class and lack sufficient financial means, to study at and obtain a diploma from one of the associated business schools in Europe.
The international business school offers a full-time MBA, an executive MBA, an executive MBA/MPA, a master’s in management as well as open enrollment and customized executive education programs.
Course Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing MBA programme.
Study Subject: Fellowships are awarded in the field of business administration.
Scholarship Award: Full tuition and fees of € 38,000 and a monthly stipend for living expenses.
Scholarship can be taken in Germany
Eligibility: Applicants must be resident in one of the UN’s Least Developed Countries (LDCs), Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs) or Palestine. Conditions: Fellows are expected to commit to returning to their home country or region to participate in the development of the local or regional economy.
Nationality: Students of Least developed countries: (Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Rep. of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Niger, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Togo, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Kiribati, Lao People’s Democratic Rep., Myanmar, Nepal, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Timor-Leste, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Yemen and Haiti); Landlocked developing countries: (Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Central African Republic, Chad, Ethiopia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Rwanda, Swaziland, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Afghanistan, Bhutan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgystan, Lao People’s Democratic Rep., Mongolia, Nepal, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Republic of Moldova, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Bolivia, and Paraguay) and Palestine are eligible to apply for these MBA fellowships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: To apply, candidates need to have a previous degree (at least Bachelor’s equivalent).
Test Requirement: Proof of strong quantitative abilities, whether with a GMAT/GRE or significant mathematics courses during the bachelor’s studies (see university’s next tab about the GMAT). The average GMAT score is 640. ESMT’s GMAT code is 7121. University also accepts GRE scores, and the designated institution (DI) code is 7768.
English Language Requirements: TOEFL scores (95 minimum) or equivalent proof of English fluency. Code is 8707.
How to Apply: To receive a scholarship, MBA candidates first fill out an online application to the MBA program. All applicants to the MBA program are automatically considered for any available scholarships.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is September 30, 2016.