SMU Cox School of Business is awarding merit based scholarships to international students wishing to pursue an MBA program. Recipients are selected on the basis of demonstrated academic achievement, performance on the GMAT, professional experience, and leadership potential. All candidates are automatically considered for merit scholarships. Scholarship will cover 10-100% of tuition fees.
Merit scholarships are awarded each year based on individual merit and achievement. Recipients are selected on the basis of demonstrated academic achievement, performance on the GMAT, professional experience experience, and leadership potential. All candidates are automatically considered for merit scholarships. Scholarships are awarded for the entire two-year period, subject to satisfactory academic performance. Candidates are evaluated and awarded during the admission process. To be eligible, candidates must submit their application, including all pieces (transcripts, GMAT, TOEFL, essays, etc.), by the deadline.
To apply for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Admission to the Cox MBA Program is highly selective. However, the Admissions Committee seeks a diverse group of candidates demonstrating the following attributes:
- Significant professional and life experiences.
- Strong academic capabilities, leadership potential, and interpersonal and communication skills.
- Personal qualities such as maturity, integrity, self-confidence, and motivation.
- A strong commitment to learning and achievement.
Successful applicants typically have several years of full-time work experience, a strong undergraduate academic record, and competitive scores on the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT). You should be computer literate, with a basic understanding of e-mail, the Internet, and spreadsheets. Although not required, we strongly recommend that you also have a working knowledge of calculus, accounting, statistics, and microeconomics.
Fields of study
The scholarship will be awarded for MBA program in SMU Cox School of Business, USA.
What the scholarship covers
The scholarship will cover 10-100% of tuition fees. The school awards approximately 50 percent to its students each year.
How to apply
All candidates who apply by October 15, 2014 (Round 1 deadline) are automatically considered for merit scholarships. To be eligible, candidates must submit their application, including all pieces (transcripts, GMAT, TOEFL, essays, etc.), by the scholarship deadline of October 15, 2014 (Round 1 deadline). They strongly encourage students to apply in Round 1 or Round 2 if possible. Click here to contact the scholarship provider for more information on how to apply
The deadline for scholarship application are as follows:
Round 1: October 15, 2014
Round 2: December 15, 2014 (international applicants) and January 12, 2015 (domestic applicants)
Round 3: March 8, 2015
Round 4: May 5, 2015 (domestic applicants)