Leeds University Business School (LUBS) is delighted to announce the availability of the Accounting and Finance Department Scholarship for the academic year 2023/24. This scholarship aims to provide financial support to exceptional students who possess a strong passion for pursuing a degree in accounting and finance at LUBS.
The scholarship is open to both domestic and international students who have accepted an offer to study a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate program in Accounting and Finance at LUBS. Successful applicants will have their tuition fees fully covered for the academic year 2023/24.
LUBS is seeking candidates who are committed to embarking on a challenging academic journey and have ambitious aspirations for a successful future career, whether in academia or the industry.
LUBS is dedicated to delivering the highest quality education and support to empower students in achieving their academic and career objectives. The Accounting and Finance Department Scholarship exemplifies LUBS’ dedication to this cause. All eligible students are encouraged to apply for this esteemed scholarship and become part of our vibrant and dynamic community of scholars at LUBS.
Leeds University Business School (LUBS) is a renowned and comprehensive business school that consistently achieves high rankings in publications such as the Financial Times, QS, and The Economist. It is one of the few schools worldwide to hold triple accreditation from AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS. LUBS offers a wide range of undergraduate, master’s, MBA, Ph.D., executive, and professional education programs, including online study, catering to over 5000 students from approximately 100 countries.
Founded in 1904, the University of Leeds is among the largest universities in the United Kingdom. As a member of the prestigious Russell Group, the University of Leeds is internationally recognized for its excellence in research and teaching.
The University of Leeds’ academic strategy for 2020 to 2030, titled ‘Universal Values, Global Change,’ outlines a vision for a values-driven institution that utilizes research and education to contribute to a better future for humanity. Through collaboration, the university strives to address inequalities, benefit society, and drive positive transformation.
The scholarship will cover the entire tuition fees at the standard rate of fees set by the University of Leeds. Additionally, a maintenance grant will be awarded at the standard UKRI rate, which was £17,668 in the 2022/23 academic session.
Applicants must possess a first-class or a good upper second-class undergraduate degree.
Candidates should hold a British Master’s degree (or an equivalent degree from a foreign university) or an equivalent professional qualification. A minimum score of 70 (or its equivalent at a non-UK institution) in the master’s degree is required, although exceptional candidates with a score of 65 and above will also be considered. Furthermore, the degree should be in a relevant academic discipline.
For applicants whose first language is not English, an English proficiency test score is necessary. The required scores are as follows:
- IELTS (Academic): An overall score of at least 7.0, with no individual section scoring below 6.0.
- TOEFL iBT: An overall test result of 100, with minimum scores of 21 in Listening, 21 in Reading, 23 in Speaking, and 22 in Writing.
Open for all Countries.
Prior to submitting an application, prospective candidates must first identify research activities that align with their individual research interests.
Once the research activity has been identified, applicants are required to create an account on the official application portal by accessing the provided apply link.
Upon successful registration of the account, applicants must log in to their account and complete the online application form. This form should be filled out comprehensively, and all necessary supporting documents, as listed on the official website, must be submitted alongside the application to finalize the application process.
- Supporting documentation can be uploaded directly to the online application form or alternatively emailed to [email protected].
- Once the application is submitted, including all required supporting documents, the academic review process will commence.
- As part of the review process, plagiarism detection software will be utilized to ensure the integrity of the application.