Leeds MBA Course Fees and Funding

Fees and funding during your MBA

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Fees for 2016 entry to the Leeds MBA full-time programme can be found below.

Course titleUK/EU feesInternational fees
Full Time MBA£25,000£25,000

Bursaries and Scholarships

We offer a number of part scholarships worth up to 50% of the total fee. Candidates will be assessed by their responses on their application and performance at interview, where they must demonstrate outstanding academic achievement, career progression and their potential to contribute to the programme. All candidates who are offered a place on the course will automatically be considered.

We also have some named scholarships and bursaries available to MBA students. Details below.

MBA Excellence Scholarship for EEA students

What is it?

One £10,000 scholarship towards the cost of tuition fees.

Who qualifies?

A particularly deserving EEA* applicant wishing to undertake the full-time MBA in 2016/2017. The applicant must demonstrate understanding of the economic and business challenges facing their home country.

How do I apply?

You can apply for this scholarship by downloading the application form and following the instructions. 

What’s the deadline?

31 July 2016, 23:59 (UK Time).

When will I find out?

Successful applicants can expect to be notified of the outcome of their scholarship application within four weeks of the deadline. Successful applicants must accept their scholarship within two weeks of receiving the scholarship offer.

*students who are a national of a country within the EEA.

Leeds Alumni bursary and Excellence Scholarship

The University of Leeds Alumni Bursary offers 10% tuition fee reduction for self or partially funded students* for any Business School Masters degree.

Graduates of the University of Leeds (or an affiliated institution*) are entitled to a 10% bursary towards tuition fees. Find out more about eligibility and how to apply for this bursary.

The bursary is calculated based on the net fee remaining i.e. after other scholarships and awards have been deducted.

Fully funded students are not eligible for this scholarship. Please follow the instructions on the University of Leeds Alumni Bursary web page.

Graduates of the University of Leeds (or an affiliated institution*) with a First Class undergraduate degree are also eligible for the Leeds University Business School Alumni Excellence Scholarship. This is an additional 10%. See qualifying awards.

*please refer to the terms and conditions

Professional and Career Development Loan

A Professional and Career Development Loan worth up to £10,000 can help towards the cost of course fees and living expenses.

New Postgraduate Loan for UK/EU students

For the 2016/17 academic year, UK and EU students may be able to apply for a UK government-backed loan of up to £10,000 to fund a Masters degree. Applications for the loans are due to open in Summer 2016, and will be made through the Student Loans Company. Find out more