Bristol MBA scholarships

Bristol MBA scholarships are available to UK and International applicants who meet the eligibility criteria outlined below.

Bristol MBA Corporate Partner Discount

Programme Executive (part-time) Bristol MBA only
Award value Corporate discounts will be negotiated on a case-by-case basis on the number of students signed up for the programme.
Countries accepted All international and UK/EU
Eligible applicants must

Students must remain in employment and be sponsored by the corporate partner organisation throughout the course of study.

How to apply

The award of this discount will be evaluated by the programme director, or nominee, in negotiation with the client organisation.

Please contact us for more information:

Bristol MBA International Scholarship

Following graduation, recipients will also be expected to be an active member of the UWE Alumni Network by helping the University to promote its programmes to prospective students.

Study level Postgraduate (full-time)
Award values 50% full tuition fees
Award duration One academic year
Number of awards available 4 for September 2016 start
2 for January 2017 start
Nationalities accepted All classed as overseas for fees purposes
Eligible applicants must
  • have achieved the equivalent of a British 1st or 2:1 in an undergraduate degree
  • hold an unconditional offer or a conditional offer where IELTS or equivalent English language is the only condition
  • be a new student to UWE Bristol with no previous UK study
  • be classed as overseas for fees purposes
  • not be a sponsored student or in receipt of another scholarship/award
  • provide official transcripts at the time of application
  • successful candidates when accepting the scholarship will need to prove that they satisfy the UKVI criteria in terms of being able to cover living costs and the remainder of the fee

How to apply

Application for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) (Full-time) programme can be made online by selecting the 'Apply for this course' option on the web page. To be considered for the Scholarship applicants will need to cover the following points in their personal statement which should accompany the programme application:

  • Why an MBA, not any other programme, could help you in your professional development?
  • Why you are applying to the Bristol MBA? Why it is particularly interesting to you?

Students who have deferred their application from academic year 2015/2016 to 2016/2017 will need to write another personal statement if they would like to be considered for the Scholarship and upload it via their UWE welcome portal.

They should clearly write and save the document as “Personal Statement for Bristol MBA International Scholarship” before uploading via their welcome portal.

For September 2016 start the submission deadline is 30 April 2016. Your application will be assessed by the MBA programme leader and candidates will be informed of the final decision by 30th May 2016.

For January 2017 start the submission deadline is 31 October 2016.

Contact if you have any queries.

Other postgraduate funding

Find out more about postgraduate funding for full and part-time students studying at UWE Bristol.

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