MBA scholarships supporting regional business
Hull University Business School is offering four MBA
scholarships as part of its commitment to supporting regional
Scholarship student: Sarah Cash, who is
Director of Business and Income Development for Dove House
Full scholarships for the Hull Executive MBA programme are
available to cover two years of part-time study, starting September
The scholarships, including one aimed at
women in leadership, are available for those wishing to
commence study this month.
‘The Business School is committed to the advancement of women in
business and we are delighted to provide a full scholarship to
cover the tuition fees of a prospective female student,’ said
Professor Kathryn Haynes, Dean of the Business School.
The scholarship, aimed at supporting women to achieve greater
representation in leadership at a senior level, covers the cost of
UK tuition fees, for the normal duration of the AMBA-accredited
programme (two years).
‘The scholarships are an excellent opportunity for those who
have been considering studying for an MBA to gain a prestigious
qualification to enhance their leadership and strategic skills,’
said Professor Haynes.
Scholarships are also available for students from the
Sarah Cash, who is Director of Business and Income Development
for Dove House Hospice and was awarded the scholarship for a
charitable organisation, said: ‘I feel so lucky to have been
awarded a scholarship to undertake the Exec MBA as it enabled me to
access the excellent teaching at the University of Hull and develop
my skills as a director at the hospice.
‘ The course not only taught me a wide range of practical skills
which have helped improve the way we work but it also put me in
touch with business leaders in other sectors. As a group we were
able to learn about different types of businesses and share real
life examples and stories.
‘I would highly recommend the Exec MBA to anyone working in a
senior position in a charity or private business as the skills it
teaches can be applied in any setting. The structure of the course
also enables study alongside full time work which was a real
Awarded on the basis of professional and academic excellence,
the scholarships are open to applicants who meet the relevant entry
criteria, have not been awarded any other scholarship and are able
to commence their studies in September 2016.
Prospective students can find out more about these scholarships
at an open evening, from 5.30-7.30pm on Monday (5
Sept) at the Business School. This offers an opportunity
to visit the University campus, and to talk to teaching staff.
The deadline for scholarship applications is 12 September
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