Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships is an opportunity for Malaysian students/applicants to study at the Heriot-Watt University, in UK. Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships is open to female students who want to study in the UK during the 2022/2023 academic session. The scholarship award allows MBA level programs in the field of Business Administration taught at Heriot-Watt University. Application for the scholarship closes on 15th Dec, 2021.
Applicants who can show a proven track record of success during application and performance at interviews will be eligible for this award position.
Heriot-Watt University – About
Heriot-Watt University is a state-owned research institution of higher learning located in Edinburgh, Scotland. It started running in 1821 as the School of Arts of Edinburgh, the world’s first mechanics’ institute, and was later granted university status by royal charter in 1966. It is the 8th oldest institution of higher learning in the UK.
The university name “Heriot-Watt” was taken from Scottish philanthropist and goldsmith George, Heriot and Scottish inventor, James Watt. The institution was managed by a board of eighteen directors and primarily financed by sponsors from the middle and upper classes comprising Robert Stevenson and Walter Scott. It initially became associated with the engineer and inventor James Watt in 1824, as a way of gathering funds to secure permanent accommodation.
Heriot-Watt presently has 5 campuses, and also manages distance learning programs through 53 approved learning partners to scholars all over the world. Known for its concentration on science and engineering, it is one of the 39 old universities in the UK including the 2nd cluster of elite universities after Oxbridge.
Why Heriot-Watt University? The academic programs at Heriot-Watt are career-focused and important to the needs of industry and business, leading employers to keenly seek out their graduates. They work in line with the professions to develop and accredit the degrees, guaranteeing career-pertinent education and an environment that helps to nurture the leaders of tomorrow.
Application Deadline: 15th, December 2021.
Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships – Summary
- Awarding Institution: Heriot-Watt University
- Department: NA
- Study Level: MBA
- Award Value: Up to RM58,050
- Number of Awards: Up to three
- Access Mode: Online
- Eligible Nationality: International
- Location: UK
Eligibility for Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships
To be eligible for Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships, applicants must satisfy the requirements below:
- Eligible Nations: Malaysia.
- Eligible Courses: MBA degree program.
- The candidates must have successfully applied for and be enrolled to the program prior to the scholarship deadline.
- Candidates must be female and of Malaysian nationality
How to Apply for Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships
To avail Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships, please follow the guidelines below:
- Steps to Apply: Applicants get an unconditional offer of a place on the full or part-time MBA program. Fill out the Edinburgh Business School Scholarship application form here.
- Needed Documents: Provide two references to support the application. Preferably, one should be from your present, or your latest employer. If this it is impossible, personal references are suitable.
- Admission Prerequisites: The candidates must have a previous Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in any field and must have at least 3-years’ work experience.
- Language Prerequisites: The candidates are expected to satisfy the English language proficiency requirements.
Benefits of Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships
Recipients of Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships will be offered the benefits below:
- One placement for complete tuition fee waiver of RM58,050.
- Two placements for 30% fee waiver of the complete tuition fee.
Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships is open to female students who want to study in the UK during the 2022/2023 academic session. The scholarship award allows MBA level programs in the field of Business Administration taught at Heriot-Watt University. Application for the scholarship closes on of 15th Dec, 2021. If you are interested, please, apply as soon as possible!
To inquire further about Shaping Entrepreneurial Women Scholarships, please visit the official webpage.
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