Global Business School Network (GBSN) Scholarship

Global Business School Network (GBSN) Scholarship

Master degree

Fully Funded

Duration: 2 year

Opportunity Description

Applicants for the Global Business School Network GBSN Scholarship for students from developing countries are welcome to apply. Hanken School of Economics is offering two premium scholarships for Hanken’s 2-year Master’s Degree program in 2024 to students currently studying at or alumni of GBSN member schools from developing countries.

Global Business School Network (GBSN) fosters cross-border networking, knowledge sharing, and collaboration within the network membership and with the broader business education and development communities, with a growing network of over 70 renowned business schools on six continents.

Funded by: Global Business School Network GBSN

Host institute: Hanken School of Economics

Application Opens:  03 January 2024 (08:00 AM EET)

Application Deadline: 17 January 2024 (15:00 (GMT +2)

Application link:

Scholarship Duration:  2 Years

Eligible Countries: Afghanistan, Brazil, Cambodia, China, Colombia, Egypt, Ghana, India, Kenya, Lebanon, Mexico, Morocco, Nigeria, Peru, Philippines, Pakistan, South Africa, Tunisia, and Turkey

Benefits of GBSN Scholarship for Students of Developing Countries:
  • Full tuition fee for study duration (about 12,500 EUR per year)
  • 8,000 EUR for living expenses per year
Master’s Programmes at Hanken:

Applicants can apply for one of the following master’s degree programs:

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Governance and Commercial Law
  • Humanitarian Logistics
  • International Strategy and Sustainability
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Marketing
  • Marketing and Management (Vaasa)
Eligibility Criteria:
  • By January 3, 2024, the candidate must be a student or alumni with a university degree from a GBSN member school to be considered for the Premium Scholarship.
Admission Criteria for Master’s Degree at Hanken School of Economics:
  • Applicant must have a bachelor’s or master’s degree from a recognized university or a university of applied sciences.
  • Be proficient in the English language (TOEFL: 92, IELTS: 6.5 or PTE Academic: 62,
  • Cambridge C1 Advanced: Grade C)
  • Applicants must have taken the GMAT or GRE test
  • The minimum required test scores for GMAT/GRE differ based on a degree obtained in an EU/EEA country or outside.
  • Proof of at least 30 ECTS in the relevant subject to their study program.
Required Documents:

Please prepare and submit the following documents for your scholarship and admission applications:

  • Degree and transcript of records
  • Diploma Supplement (if available)
  • English Proficiency test score (TOEFL, IELTS, PTE Academic)
  • GMAT or GRE test score (if available)
  • Official Certificate of GPA (if applicable)
  • Motivational Questionnaire
  • CV in English
  • Passport copy
  • Any other relevant documents
How Do You Apply for the GBSN Scholarship for Students of Developing Countries?
  • Read carefully and consider specialization/track-specific requirements.
  • The scholarships are awarded based on academic excellence.
  • The application process is integrated with the Master’s degree admission application.
  • To apply for the scholarship, first visit the application portal for the Master’s Degree program and apply for admission by the deadline above.

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