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Study in UK: 2018 Skoll International Scholarships at Said Business School

Application Deadline: 5th January 2018

Applications are currently ongoing for the 2018 Skoll International Scholarships at Said Business School. Interested students should see the details below.


About Institution

Saïd Business School (SBS) is the business school of the University of Oxford. SBS is the University of Oxford’s centre of learning for undergraduate and graduate students in business, management and finance, serving students together with their membership in the traditional colleges of Oxford. With over 500 matriculated graduate students entering each year, it has the largest intake of all graduate business schools in the UK. Undergraduates are also taught as part of the Economics and Management course together with the Economics Department.

While business and management courses have been taught at Oxford since 1965, the school of management was re-branded as Saïd Business School in 1996. It is named after its chief benefactor Wafic Saïd, a Syrian-Saudi Arabian billionaire financier, businessman and philanthropist, who has donated £70 million to date. The current dean is Peter Tufano, who was formerly on the faculty of the Harvard Business School for 22 years.

Scholarship Details

The Skoll Scholarship – Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship invites applications from International students who are looking to acquire a scholarship opportunity at Said Business School, UK.

This scholarship program provides tuition for entrepreneurs who have set up or have been working in entrepreneurial ventures with a social purpose, and who wish to improve their knowledge of market-oriented practices so they can be more effective in their subsequent social change pursuits

Application Deadline: 5th January 2018

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: International students from all countries


To be taken at (country): Said Business School, University of Oxford, UK

Eligible Field Of Study: MBA, Management Studies in Social Entrepreneurship

Number Of Scholarships: No more than five scholarships will be awarded in any year.

Value Of Scholarship: The Scholarship is intended to cover the Oxford Saïd MBA course and college fees, which in 2018-19 will be £55,000. Additional funds of up to £8,000 are provided as a contribution towards living expenses, totaling an award of £63,000.

Duration Of Scholarship: Scholarship will last for the duration of the program


Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:

  • apply for the MBA, they must have spent preferably at least 3 years either:starting and growing a social venture;
  • have completed their bachelor’s degree program
  • demonstrate evidence of personal qualities strongly resonating with entrepreneurial leadership
  • demonstrate some evidence of their need for the Scholarship.
  • have good academic grades

How To Apply: Click here to apply

Scholarship Webpage

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