IESE Business School
In our research about full-tuition scholarship at business schools outside of the US, we found that quite a number of business schools offer partial tuition scholarships that also significantly cut the costs of a management education. We couldn’t keep this information to ourselves!
London Business School – London, England
Number of partial scholarships available: Over 30 different scholarships
Average class size for full-time MBA program: about 205
How to apply: Some are awarded solely on consideration of the original MBA application. Others require submission of additional material. Many scholarships are based on the candidate’s country of origin. A number of scholarships are available solely to female candidates.
Lancaster University Management School – Lancaster, England
Number of partial scholarships available: 3 different types
Average class size for full-time MBA program: about 40-50
How to apply: Only awarded to candidates who have been awarded a place in the program with the submission of general application and evidence of exceptional leadership qualities. One particular scholarship is designed for German-speaking students and sponsored exclusively for members of the German website e-fellows.net.
IESE Business School, University of Navarra – Campuses in Barcelona and Madrid, Spain
Number of partial scholarships available: about 15 different types of scholarships, 1 of them is awarded to 20-30 students per year
Average class size for full-time MBA program: about 215
How to apply: No separate scholarship application is required although some scholarships are awarded to strictly to female candidates, candidates from developing countries, or candidates from Asian countries.
INSEAD - Fontainebleau, France
Number of partial scholarships available: about 45 different types of scholarships
Average class size for full-time MBA program: 830
How to apply: For most of the scholarships, no separate scholarship application is required. Some are based on merit and some based on financial need.
Copenhagen Business School – Copenhagen, Denmark
Number of partial scholarships available: 18 scholarships for students from outside the EU/EEA
Average class size for full-time MBA program: about 40
How to apply: No separate application or additional materials necessary to be eligible. Students receiving a scholarship may not receive a scholarship from their home country or be entitled to a state education grant or any other public support in Denmark.
International Institute of Management and Development (IMD) – Lausanne, Switzerland
Number of partial scholarships available: 7
Average class size for full-time MBA program: 90
How to apply: Accepted candidates for the program are considered for most of the scholarships.
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