Oxford Intesa Sanpaolo MBA Graduate Scholarship



Funded by Intesa Sanpaolo in partnership with Oxford University.

Intesa Sanpaolo is one of Italy's leading banks, with a proud record of corporate philanthropy across a range of global priorities including educational programmes aimed at driving social change.

Intesa Sanpaolo, in partnership with Saïd Business School and Green Templeton College, offers a full scholarship each year to an exceptional female MBA candidate.

Scholarship details


Course fees and a grant for living costs of at least £19,237.

Scholars with children may be eligible for an additional needs-based allowance to help with the cost of childcare. Candidates will be selected first on the basis of the selection criteria listed below before eligibility for the childcare allowance is considered. 

Number available

One scholarship.


  • Female candidates.
  • Tenable at Green Templeton College only. All eligible applicants will be considered for the scholarship, regardless of which college (if any) you state on your offer acceptance form. However, successful applicants will be transferred to Green Templeton College to take up the scholarship.

Selection criteria

  • Awarded on academic excellence demonstrated through degree results, GMAT or GRE score, previous university prizes and awards, and other academic achievements. 
  • Alignment with the academic activities of the college (orientated around the advancement of human welfare). 

Selection is carried out by Green Templeton College, in collaboration with Saïd Business School. 

How to apply

No additional application is needed. We will use the details you supply in your MBA application form.


There is no fixed application deadline for this scholarship.

All eligible offer-holders will be considered after each MBA admissions deadline. However, we cannot guarantee the availability of this scholarship in our later application stages, so early application to the MBA programme is recommended. 

Meet our scholars

Apply to the MBA or 1+1 MBA

Visit our programme pages to find out more about the programme, the admissions requirements, and how to apply. You can also contact the MBA recruitment team for a discussion about your suitability for the programme.