Saïd Business School Foundation Africa Scholarships

Overview

We are proudly at the forefront of promoting the African growth story and continue to advocate for greater levels of investment into talent from across Africa.

We want to ensure that the barriers facing potential African MBA students are overcome, through support that includes scholarship funding from the Saïd Business School Foundation (SBSF). A charitable trust established in 1998, SBSF supports the School in its pursuit of excellence.

Scholarship details

Value

No fixed value. We offer a range of partial awards, typically up to £20,000, contributing towards the tuition fee.

Number available

The number of awards varies per year but typically we have around 14 scholars funded through this stream of Saïd Business School Foundation scholarships in our MBA class.

Eligibility criteria

Candidates of African nationality who demonstrate knowledge of and a commitment to the continent.

Candidates should have strong degree results, a higher than regional average GMAT or GRE score, and demonstrated professional achievement and leadership skills.

How to apply

No additional application is required.

Deadline

There is no fixed application deadline for this scholarship.

All eligible offer-holders will be considered at each MBA admissions stage, however we cannot guarantee availability of these scholarships in our later application stages, so early application is recommended.

Apply to the MBA or 1+1 MBA

Visit our programme pages to find out more about the programme, the admissions requirements and how to apply. You can also contact the MBA recruitment team for a discussion about your suitability for the programme.