Education Desk
Deadline: 30 Sept (annual)
Study in: Germany
Course starts Jan 2019
Brief description
Kofi Annan Fellowship is a fellowship grant for an emerging leader from a developing country for a two-year Master’s in Management (MIM) or a one-year full-time MBA education at ESMT Berlin in Berlin, Germany.
Host institution
ESMT European School of Management and Technology, Germany in cooperation with the Kofi Annan Business Schools Foundation in The Hague, Netherlands.
Field of study
One-year, full-time Masters in Business Administration (MBA) or a two-year Master’s in Management (MIM)
Number of Scholarships
Up to 5
Target group
Students from developing countries
Scholarship value
Fellows will receive a full tuition scholarship from ESMT (€25,000 for MIM students and €43,500 for MBA students) plus fair compensation for travel and accommodation costs and program related fees. Travel, visa, housing, insurance, placement, networking will also be supported.
Applicants must be resident in one of the UN’s Least Developed Countries (LDCs), Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs) or Palestine.
MIM applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with excellent grades, less than 18 months of work experience, and proficient English skills. In certain cases a GMAT or GRE score may be requested.
MBA applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree of any kind, a minimum of three years of professional experience, a GMAT or GRE score, and proficient English skills.
Application instructions
Applications for Kofi Annan Fellowships are accepted and awarded on an ongoing basis during the application cycle. The MBA program begins in January of each year with a final application deadline of September 30.
Official scholarship website