The Amsterdam Business School (ABS) is offering GMAT scholarships for all Amsterdam MBA candidates.
The mission of ABS is to offer an inspiring international learning community to study business and management, where both staff and students can develop their capacities to optimum effect.
Eligible Nationalities:Â Both domestic and international prospective students are encouraged to apply.
Academic credentials:Â A degree (Bachelor, Master, PhD) from a recognised research university. With a degree issued by a University of Applied Sciences (HBO), you will need to take the Pre-masterâ€™s programme (20 weeks) first.
Relevant work experience:Â A minimum of three years post-graduate full-time work experience
GMAT or GRE report:Â A minimum GMAT score of 630 (applicants with a GRE score
Method of Application:
Applicants need to submit the following documents:
- A one-page CV
- Transcript(s) and related diploma(â€˜s) from your highest university degree (all non-Dutch and non-English transcripts must be accompanied by a certified English translation)
- Motivational letter (max. 300 words):Â please explain what sets you apart from the competition, why you are looking into an MBA degree and what your post-MBA goals are
- GMAT/ GRE (if applicable)
- TOEFL/ IELTS (if applicable)
- Two Letters of RecommendationÂ (youâ€™ll receive the template after the MBA CV Quick Scan or pleaseÂ download here)
The 3-step admissions process (Application â€“ Assessment â€“ Interview) for the Amsterdam MBA programme has been designed to be fast and convenient. The MBA admissions team will coach you at every step in order to complete your application.
Step 1: Submit your online application
Please complete theÂ MBA CV Quick ScanÂ to verify your eligibility for the Amsterdam MBA programme. Â The MBA admissions team will respond to your CV Quick Scan within three working days with further instructions on how to apply. Once your eligibility to our programme has been confirmed, you are welcome to submit your online application. This step will take 30 minutes of your time if you have prepared your application documents:
Step 2: The ABS Assessment (short video essay questions)
After evaluating your application, you will be informed whether you are selected to complete the ABS Assessment.Â Please note this assessment contains three (short) videoÂ essay questions â€“ 1 or 2 minutes each. We will only invite you to the ABS Assessment once your application files are complete, including your two references. Â This step willÂ take max. 30 minutes of your time.
Step 3: Admissions interview
Interviews are scheduled on campus or via Skype. Interviews are 30 minutes and conducted by an MBA Admissions Board member who has reviewed your application files. The admissions interview will focus on your skill-set, motivation and career goals.
Scholarship Application Deadline:Â June 1, 2018