A range of scholarships available A range of scholarships available

Norwich Business School Scholarships 2017

Norwich Business School (NBS) is offering three types of scholarship for its MSc courses, starting in September 2017.  There are a significant number of scholarships available to help students wishing to continue their studies to MSc level.  The School offers two strands of Master’s Programmes: Applied Career courses and Academic and Professional courses.  Applied Career Courses provide practical career relevant study for people expecting to take up management roles early in their career and are suitable for graduates of non-business related degrees.  Students who achieve a degree from Norwich Business School, who have a degree from UEA in a subject with a strong numerical content, or a Business-related degree from another institution, can apply for our Academic and Professional Courses which are designed for graduates seeking advanced level research skills, and for people considering further steps in their education such as a PHD.  There are also two specialist Master programmes available: MSc Enterprise and Business Creation prepares students considering starting a business.  MSc Brand Leadership support students seeking a career working with creative strategies to develop brands. 

Postgraduate students may also qualify for a loan, please see Postgraduate Loan Scheme. There are also a number of UEA Scholarships available, please see our Scholarship and Funding pages. 

 

£4000 NBS Step-Up Scholarship

This scholarship is for current UEA final year undergraduate students who wish to continue their studies to MSc level in Norwich Business School in September 2017. 

Eligibility

  • UEA graduates completing their undergraduate degree in any subject in summer 2017 and progressing directly to an MSc in Norwich Business School in September 2017 
  • Degree with a classification of 2:1
  • Complete application for the MSc course submitted by 31st July 2017

What does the scholarship cover?

  • The value of the award will be £4000 and is payable as a reduction of tuition fee.
  • The duration of the award is one year 
  • This scholarship cannot be held alongside any other scholarship

Selection process:

  • Awarded automatically to students meeting the eligibility criteria.  Awards will be confirmed after the degree results are released 

 

£4000 NBS Going Forward Scholarship

This scholarship is for students graduating from any UK or EU institutions wishing to take an MSc in Norwich Business School in September 2017

Eligibility:

  • Graduates of any UK / EU institution
  • Degree with a classification of 2:1 (or equivalent)
  • Complete application for the MSc course submitted by 30th June 2017
  • Scholarship statement submitted by 30th June 2017

What does the scholarship cover?

  • The value of the award will be £4000 and is payable as a reduction of tuition fee.
  • The duration of the award is one year. 
  • This scholarship cannot be held alongside any other scholarship

Selection process:

  • To be considered, eligible applicants should submit a 250 word statement to nbs.pgt.admiss@uea.ac.uk by the 30th June 2017 answering the following question:

How does the course you have applied for help you achieve your career goals and how would your experiences and interests aid the learning of the cohort as a whole?

  • There are a significant number of scholarships available and these will be awarded on the basis of academic merit, the overall strength of the application, and the strength of the scholarship statement. 

 

£4000 NBS Open World Scholarship

This scholarship is for students graduating from any overseas institution wishing to take an MSc in Norwich Business School in September 2017

Eligibility:

  • Graduates of any international (non-EU) institution
  • Degree with a classification of 2:1 (or international equivalent)
  • Complete application for the MSc course submitted by 31st May 2017 
  • Scholarship statement submitted by 31st May 2017

What does the scholarship cover?

  • The value of the award will be £4000 and is payable as a reduction of tuition fee.
  • The duration of the award is one year
  • This scholarship cannot be held alongside any other scholarship

Selection process:

  • To be considered, eligible applicants should submit a 250 word statement to nbs.pgt.admiss@uea.ac.uk by the 31st May 2017 answering the following question:

How does the course you have applied for help you achieve your career goals and how would your experiences and interests aid the learning of the cohort as a whole?

  • There are a significant number of scholarships available and these will be awarded on the basis of academic merit, the overall strength of the application, and the strength of the scholarship statement. 

 

UEA Scholarships 2017

50% Final Year Undergraduate Continuation Scholarship

Current final year UEA undergraduate students who gain a First class degree and progress onto a postgraduate course in September 2017 will receive a 50% fee reduction scholarship. Who do not gain a First class degree will be eligible for the 10% UEA Alumni Scholarship outlined below. Terms and conditions apply.

 

UEA Alumni 10% Scholarship

A scholarship of 10% fee reduction is available to UEA Alumni looking to return for postgraduate study at UEA in September 2017. Terms and conditions apply.

 

Postgraduate Scholarships in Business, Accounting and Management

University of East Anglia
 

Norwich Business School

 

Location: Norwich

 

Placed on: 10/10/17

 

Closes: 27/10/2017

 

Hours: Full-time

 

Contract: Contract / Temporary

 

Start Date: January 2018

 

Scholarship Awards

Norwich Business School (NBS) has one opening for Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) position for Home and EU applicants that provide studentships for doctoral research studies along with offering teaching experience and other support to help fast-track academic careers while at the same time gaining a PhD. The latest HEFCE assessment of research excellence (REF2014) puts Norwich Business School 17th overall in the UK out of 101 institutions and in 9th place for the quality of its research publications (Times Higher Education).

 

The School is looking for a one GTA in the research and teaching area of  Innovation & Technology and Operations Management (https://www.uea.ac.uk/norwich-business-school/research/research-areas/innovation-technology-and-operations-management).

 

Studying in NBS will be a life changing experience, equipping you with the expertise, knowledge, skills and experience to fast track a successful academic career. The key components of the NBS GTA Scheme are as follows:

 

  • Full tuition fees (Home/EU level of fees)
  • A tax-free maintenance grant (currently £14,296 per year)
  • Conference and training fund £1000 per year
  • Developing Teaching Skills: 20 credit Masters’ module, which is a part of the Higher Education Practice  (MA HEP)
  • Develop teacher training relationships with teaching mentors in addition to your PhD supervisors
  • Be a member of NBS' vibrant and exceptional academic community.

 

Entry Requirements:

 

  • Upper second (2:1) undergraduate degree and a Master’s degree (merit). Applicants with a background outside social sciences are also welcome but may be required to undertake additional training during their PhD studies.
  • English Language:  If English is not your native language, you must fulfil the Language Requirements for research degrees (IELTS 7.0 at least 6.5 in each component)
  • These studentships are open to Home and EU students only.
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Application and Recruitment process:

Applications should be made using the University’s standard system for PhD applications. For online applications, please go: https://www.uea.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply

 

In the ‘funding information’ section of the application, you must state that you wish to be considered for the Norwich Business School Graduate Teaching Assistant 2017 funding.

 

The deadline for application is 27th October 2017.

 

For an informal discussion please contact: Postgraduate Research Director Min Zhang, m.zhang1@uea.ac.uk