GBSN Scholarship for students from developing countries

Information on the scholarship for the students currently studying at or alumni of GBSN member schools from developing countries

With a growing network of over 70 leading business schools on six continents, Global Business School Network foster cross-border networking, knowledge sharing and collaboration both within the network membership and with the broader business education and development communities.

Hanken School of Economics is offering two premium scholarships to students currently studying at or alumni of GBSN member schools from developing countries for Hanken’s 2-year Master’s Degree programme in 2019.

The premium scholarship includes:

  • Full tuition fee for two years (equivalent to 12,500 EUR/year)
  • 8,000 EUR per year for living expenses

To be considered as a GBSN student/alumni for the Premium Scholarship, the candidate must be a student at or alumi with a university degree from a GBSN member school by November 1, 2018.

Application period for the Master’s Programme: November 1, 2019 – January 16, 2020. Application portal: apply.hanken.fi/login

Candidates from GBSN member schools in the following countries are eligible to apply:

  • Afghanistan
  • Brazil
  • Cambodia
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Egypt
  • Ghana
  • India
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Lebanon
  • Mexico
  • Morocco
  • Nigeria
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Pakistan
  • Senegal
  • South Africa
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey

The GBSN member schools are listed here.

Application requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in the relevant field (At least 30 ECTS in subjects relevant for the programme specialisation/track
  • Language requirement: TOEFL ≥ 92 or IELTS ≥ 6.5 or PTE Academic ≥ 62 or CPE ≥ C)
  • Admission test requirement: GMAT: at least 550 or GRE: Quantitative Reasoning and Verbal Reasoning; at least 150, Analytical Writing; at least 3,5
  • Letter of motivation
  • CV

Why choose Hanken?

  • A degree from the institution internationally accredited by EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB
  • More than hundred years of experience in business and management education
  • More than hundred years of experience in business and management education
  • An international environment: more the 40 nationalities are present at Hanken
  • A platform for building both professional and personal networks that last a lifetime
  • Possibility to get integrated to the business society early through activities offered by the career center

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