MSc in Major Programme Management Scholarships for Women

Scholarships for exceptional female candidates

female students

We believe that greater diversity within the project team positively affects the outcome of a project.

One of the ways we are showing our support for greater diversity is through scholarships offered to outstanding female candidates, designed to increase the flow of talented women into senior roles in the industry.

Scholarship details


Covers 50% of the total course fees. This amount will be evenly deducted from the year one and year two fees once the 15% programme deposit has been paid.

Number available

Two scholarships per cohort. 

Selection criteria

  • Academic achievement (Assessed through CV, transcripts, scholarship statement)
  • Professional achievement; in particular evidence of leadership, or leadership potential (Assessed through CV, scholarship statement)
  • A desire to inspire/act as a role model (Assessed through scholarship statement)
  • A readiness and enthusiasm to become a committed ambassador for the School, representing the School’s values, both whilst on the programme and beyond. (Assessed through scholarship statement)

How to apply

You must submit the additional MMPM Women's Scholarship essay in the funding section of your programme application form.  


A complete MSc in Major Programme Management application including the scholarship essay must be submitted by a deadline of 1st June 2020.

Assessing candidate suitability

Candidates' suitability for these scholarships will be assessed via both the scholarship statement and the programme application form.

The CV and transcripts submitted with the programme application may also be used when assessing scholarship suitability, however, we recommend that any information you feel is important for scholarship assessment is highlighted within the scholarship statement.

Candidates are also encouraged to provide context where necessary; for example, if success has been achieved through individual determination, ambition or motivation.

Please note that the scholarship supporting statement is not used during the admissions process.

Apply to the MSc in Major Programme Management

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Visit our MSc in Major Programme Management programme page to find out more about the programme and its benefits, the admissions requirements, and how to apply.