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MIM scholarships

Funding high-potential candidates

ESMT offers partial tuition scholarships for accepted Master's in Management students who show academic merit and leadership potential.

Scholarships are allocated based on academic excellence, personal and professional achievements, leadership potential and interpersonal skills. Scholarships will be awarded to candidates with any backgrounds, although candidates from quantitative subject areas like science, technology, engineering, finance, economics or mathematics are especially encouraged to apply.

To receive a scholarship, candidates first apply to the Master's in Management program. There is an extra essay available for applicants to explain their suitability for a scholarship in the online application.

Scholarships offered by ESMT

  • Early Bird Discount - Deadline April 30

    Applicants who complete their application to the MIM program by the deadline below will be automatically considered for an early bird discount on their MIM tuition fees.

    Number of scholarships available: unlimited
    Value: € 2,000
    Eligibility: Completed applications submitted to the MIM program by the deadline.
    Deadline: April 30, 2020

  • 30% Club & Women in STEM Scholarships

    30% / ESMT MIM Women's Scholarship

    The 30% Club is a global gender diversity campaign which aims to increase the number of women on boards, and throughout the pipeline. It started in the UK in 2010 with a goal of achieving a minimum of 30% women on FTSE-100 boards -- currently the figure stands at 26.1% up from 12.5%. The 30% Club aims to develop a diverse pool of talent for all businesses through the efforts of its Chair and CEO members, who are committed to better gender balance at all levels of their organizations. Business leadership is key to the 30% Club mission, taking the issue beyond a specialist diversity effort and into mainstream talent management.

    ESMT Berlin and the 30% Club are committed to addressing gender imbalance and to helping more women reach influential positions. The 30% Club/ESMT MIM Scholarship has been established to encourage and support outstanding women who are aspiring towards leadership roles.

    Number of scholarships available: One
    Value: up to € 12,500
    Eligibility: Female candidates who have demonstrated a clear path towards leadership during their previous studies or who show a strong desire to move into leadership roles in the future.
    Requirements: Candidates should complete the scholarship essay as part of their ESMT online application explaining how they qualify for this scholarship.
    Status: Awarded for 2020 intake. Open for class starting 2021 onward.

     

    Women in STEM Scholarship

    Number of scholarships available: two
    Value: up to € 10,000
    Eligibility: Female candidates with outstanding academic excellence and a first degree in STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics)
    Requirements: Candidates should complete the scholarship essay as part of their ESMT online application explaining how they qualify for this scholarship. Applications from underrepresented countries in the developing world are especially encouraged to apply for this scholarship.
    Status: open

     

  • TU9 Scholarship

    Scholarship for graduates of top German Technical Universities (TU9)

    Number of scholarships available: two
    Value: up to € 5,000
    Eligibility: Candidates with outstanding backgrounds who completed a degree at one of Germany’s top technical universities, which include RWTH Aachen, TU Berlin, TU Braunschweig, TU Darmstadt, TU Dresden, Leibniz University Hanover, KIT, TU Munich, and Stuttgart University.
    Requirements: Candidates should complete the scholarship essay as part of their ESMT online application explaining how they qualify for this scholarship.
    Status: open

  • 700+ GMAT Scholarship

    Number of scholarships available: four
    Value: up to € 5,000
    Eligibility: Scholarship seekers should be strong candidates for ESMT's Master's in Management program and display outstanding achievement by submitting a GMAT score of 700 or above.
    Requirements: Candidates should complete the scholarship essay as part of their ESMT online application explaining how they qualify for this scholarship, including a copy of their GMAT score.
    Status: open

  • Outstanding Student Leadership Scholarship

    Number of scholarships available: one
    Value: up to € 5,000
    Eligibility: Candidates displaying outstanding student leadership experiences during their bachelor’s study, specifically with regards to taking leadership initiatives in student clubs, student government, volunteer projects, international conferences, and during bachelor’s internships.
    Requirements: Candidates should complete the scholarship essay as part of their ESMT online application explaining how they qualify for this scholarship.
    Status: open

  • Regional Scholarships

    Value: up to € 5,000 each
    Requirements: Candidates should complete the scholarship essay as part of their ESMT online application explaining how they qualify for this scholarship.

     

    ESMT Americas Scholarship

    Number of scholarships available: one
    Eligibility: Candidates with permanent residence in any South, Central or North American country. Candidates are expected to prove their strong intention to promote business development and pursue professional options in Latin and/or North America
    Status: open

     

    ESMT Asia Scholarship

    Number of scholarships available: one
    Eligibility: Candidates with permanent residence in any country in Asia. Candidates are expected to prove their strong intention to promote business development and pursue professional options in their home country.
    Status: open

     

    ESMT Central and Eastern Europe Scholarship

    Number of scholarships available: one
    Eligibility: Candidates with permanent residence in any Central or Eastern European country: Estonia, Latvia,  Lithuania, Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Albania, Romania, Bulgaria. Candidates are expected to prove their strong intention to promote business development and pursue professional options in their home country.
    Status: open

     

    ESMT Middle East and Africa Scholarship

    Number of scholarships available: one
    Eligibility: Candidates with permanent residence in any country in the Middle East or Africa. Candidates are expected to prove their strong intention to promote business development in their home country.
    Status: open

  • DigitalFuture Summit MIM Scholarship

    Number of scholarships available: two
    Value: € 10,000
    Eligibility: Candidates must have attended the DigitalFuture Summit conference and been admitted for the MIM program within two years following his/her participation in the DigitalFuture Summit. At least one of the scholarships will be awarded to a female candidate.
    Requirements: Candidates should complete the scholarship essay as part of their ESMT online application explaining how they qualify for this scholarship and must have attended the DigitalFuture Summit conference.
    Status: open

  • Net Impact Sustainability Scholarship

    Number of scholarships available: two
    Value: up to € 10,000 each
    Eligibility: Net Impact @ESMT Berlin offers future MIM students who have been highly committed to the cause of sustainability an opportunity to apply for this scholarship.

    We define sustainability, and thus the commitment to it as showing results within companies and organizations in the following areas:

    • Climate change - waste management, food solutions, sustainable supply chains, new mobility, smart cities, among many other possibilities

    • Healthcare - curative healthcare solutions, as well as public health and preventative initiatives (promoting healthy lifestyles)

    • Non-profit - initiatives geared towards global poverty and global health - particularly main cause areas, such as extreme poverty, malaria, and deworming initiatives

    Requirements: Candidates should complete the scholarship essay as part of their ESMT online application explaining how they qualify for this scholarship. In addition, active involvement in Net Impact @ESMT Berlin is expected from recipients during their MIM studies.
    Status: open