Applicants to the program also have the opportunity to participate in competitions and the winners are awarded contributions towards the program tuition fee.
MIP 4 WOMEN
After last year's success of the MIP4Women competition, we are proud to announce the relaunch of this initiative for the 2019 intake. Our goal is to continue to encourage female participation in our International MBA and to foster a culture of women in management.
Partake in the MIP FOR WOMEN competition and you could be awarded:
- A first place grant of €8,000 (1 contribution available)
- A second place grant of €6,500 (2 contributions available)
- A third place grant €5,000 (3 contributions available)
To be eligible for this competition, you must meet the admissions requirements and write a small passage (no more than 500 words) on the following topic:
Women have always had to fight twice.
They have always had to carry two burdens, the private and the social.
Women are the spine of society.
Rita Levi Montalcini, Nobel Prize
Describe the biggest challenge you have experienced in your professional or private life as a woman (max 500 words).
Applicants will be judged on the quality of their application and profile (motivational interview, work experience, financial needs, education history) as well as the essay submitted.
The MIP4women scholarships are awarded to meritorious candidates on a first-come first-served basis. Therefore, early applications are encouraged.
A 5,000€ tuition fee contribution is granted to two International Full Time MBA students who will become the assistants to an IBM tutor and provide support on an assigned project by IBM. Furthermore, these students will carry out their 3-month full time Project Work with IBM Italy.
To run for this sponsorship, applicants need to write a short essay (1-2 pages) on the topic "Why has Big Data become so crucial in the last few years?" and to be intermediate-level Italian speakers.
CLEANTECH CHALLENGE (CTC)
A 25% tuition fee contribution is granted to one International Full Time MBA student who will become the Team Coordinator of the Italian Chapter of the CleanTech Challenge.
Candidates wishing to apply for this opportunity are asked to write a short essay (between 500 and 700 words) on the following topic:
"Discuss the relevance of sustainability and renewable energies in today's world"
FUTURE OUTLOOK CHALLENGE
Share your ideas for a Sustainable Innovation Project and you may be awarded a tuition fee contribution of up to 25%
The best proposal in each category will be awarded with a 25% tuition fee contribution to the International Full-time MBA Program. In your Business Plan you should outline how the idea could be implemented in such a context.
About the Business Plan:
The competition is aimed at supporting students with interesting business ideas to achieve an MBA diploma through the offer of a contribution.
Students interested should deliver an essay of few pages (3-5) presenting:
- a description of the Business Idea;
- a short analysis of the Business Area aimed at individuating possible opportunities and threats;
- a short presentation of the competitive advantage that could characterize the company;
- a rough analysis of the expected results (sales, earnings, costs, debts, etc.).
The idea will be evaluated taking into account several parameters including: innovativeness, feasibility, possible results, would-be entrepreneur competences.
The essay should be no longer than 1,000 words with an abstract of 250 to 300 words.
Register your interest by sending a brief description or title of your proposal plus application (if you have not already done so).
Applicants will be judged on the quality of their application and profile (motivational interview, work experience, financial needs, education history) as well as the project submitted.