UN Women NC Australia and University of Sydney Business School are delighted to announce a new scholarship for Global Executive MBA program.
This scholarship aims to provide an opportunity for women leaders to participate in the leading Global Executive MBA program. Through education, women gain the knowledge to put in place policies, services and resources to fulfil the UN Women’s mission for gender equality and the empowerment of women.
The University of Sydney is an Australian public research university in Sydney. It is Australia’s first university and is regarded as one of its most prestigious, ranked as the world’s 27th most reputable university.
Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue master degree programme.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Business Administration.
Scholarship Award: The scholarship covers 66% of the tuition fees for the Executive Master of Business Administration. The scholarship is tenable for the 1.5-year span of the degree, where the Recipient fulfils requirements for the award of the degree. The recipient must maintain a minimum enrolment load of two units (24 credit points) of study each semester. Scholarship payment is applied to the Student’s tuition fees following the semester census dates of 31 March and 31 August. Prior to census date and after the student has been recorded to the award the student’s fee statement will reflect that 66% of their tuition fees is liable to Third Party. The recipient receiving this award is required to pay the balance of their tuition fees, their Student Services and Amenities fee and the relevant in-country fees for each residential Unit of Study.
Scholarship can be taken in the Australia
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
Open to all women who meet the eligibility criteria for admission to the degree, Executive Master of Business Administration. Applicants need not have applied for the Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) prior to applying for the scholarship however only those applicants deemed eligible for entry to the EMBA via the prevailing admissions processes are eligible to be awarded the scholarship. The degree is currently not available to international students requiring a student visa. Employees of The University of Sydney or UN Women National Committee Australia are ineligible to apply.
Nationality: Australian women applicants are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
How to Apply: The mode of application is online. Documents required:
- Academic qualification details i.e. completion year and grade average;
- A copy of your official transcript from the Registrar of your previous institution (with English translation) ;
(Note that original copies of transcripts must be provided on request or prior to interview.)
- A one to two-page statement demonstrating leadership experience and potential in your chosen field; a commitment to enhancing women’s leadership; an interest in international relations, gender and development; and a passion for using your business skills to drive social change. Please also outline what you hope to achieve professionally and personally by completing the University of Sydney Global Executive MBA. ( PDF document)
- Curriculum Vitae (PDF document)
Application Deadline: Applications close on November 20, 2016.