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16 IMD College MBA Scholarships for International Students in Switzerland

Applications are invited for IMD College MBA Scholarships in Switzerland. Applications are open for international students to pursue MBA degree program in the 2018-2019 academic year.

The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.

Deadline : 30 September 2018
Study in : Switzerland
Providers : IMD College
Course Level : MBA degree
Field of Study : Business Administration

Benefits of IMD College MBA Scholarships:

The total amount of scholarships available each year is around CHF500’000. The maximum financial aid awarded per admitted candidate is CHF 65,000.

Number of Scholarships for IMD College MBA Scholarships: 

Approximately 16 scholarships are available.

Nationality: International applicants

Eligibility for IMD College MBA Scholarships:

Eligible Countries: International applicants can apply for these scholarships. (MBA Class Scholarship for Emerging Markets-For citizens of developing countries, Staton Scholarship-For applicants from South America (with the exception of Brazil), IMD MBA Alumni Scholarships-Asia, Africa/Middle East, Latin America, Eastern Europe and Western Europe/North America/Oceania, Nestlé Scholarship for Women-Preference is given to women from developing countries, Jim Ellert Scholarship-Preference is given to citizens from Africa, Central and Eastern Europe and the South-Eastern Asian Peninsula)

Entrance Requirements: Criteria for each scholarship is stated below MBA Class Scholarship for Emerging Markets 

  • Citizens of developing countries with good academic results (GMAT), strong reference letters & steady career progression

Staton Scholarship

  • Applicants from South America (except Brazil) who return for at least three years after graduation.
  • Submit a 750-word essay on:
    The role of entrepreneurs in moving my country forward and my contribution to that goal.

IMD MBA Future Leaders Scholarships

  • Applicants who demonstrate exceptional leadership understanding.
  • Submit a 750-word essay on:
    It has been said that success in business requires flexibility to be responsive, but also the commitment to a recognized set of values. Discuss using your personal and professional experience.

IMD MBA Alumni Scholarships

  • One scholarship is awarded to a citizen, but not necessarily current resident, of each region: Asia, Africa/Middle East, Latin America, Eastern Europe, and Western Europe/North America/Oceania
  • Submit a 1,000-word essay on:
    Identify one issue in your region/country which you consider a priority to address. Why would you choose this issue? How would you, as a business leader, personally address it and ensure your action has a sustainable impact?
    Essays should be personal and visionary and include a clear description of how the solution could be implemented in a sustained manner.

Nestlé Scholarship for Women

  • Preference is given to women from developing countries.
  • Employees of Nestlé or its subsidiaries are not eligible.
  • Submit a 750-word essay on:
    Many have argued that greater diversity in the Top Management team of an organization is good for profits and customers. What would you recommend as ways to achieve greater diversity?

Jim Ellert Scholarship

  • Preference for citizens from Africa, Central/Eastern Europe & the South-Eastern Asian Peninsula who demonstrate high quality in the admission application.
  • Submit a 500-word essay on:
    Why would I like to do an MBA at IMD?

Stewart Hamilton Scholarship

  • Demonstrate the understanding of corporate governance & corporate responsibility.
    Submit a 750-word essay on What failed in the Hollinger corporate governance system and what are your personal learnings from the case study ‘Hollinger and the Downfall of Conrad Black’?

IMD MBA Merit Scholarships

  • Demonstrate exceptional qualities throughout the admissions process.
  • Awarded at the discretion of IMD’s Admissions Committee at the time of offer.

English Language Requirements for IMD College MBA Scholarships: 

Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

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