Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme



In partnership with the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust.

Partnering with the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust, Saïd Business School Foundation provides a contribution towards the funding packages offered to scholars on the MBA programme. 

Managed by the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust, the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme cultivates the leaders of tomorrow.

It provides students from developing and emerging economies with a fully-funded scholarship, combined with a comprehensive programme of leadership development, long-term mentoring, and networking.

The Leadership Programme is a unique part of these scholarships, find out more on the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust website.

For further information on the scholarship, the Leadership Programme, and to access the scholarship statement template, please visit the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann webpage on the Oxford University website. 

Scholarship details


Course fees and a grant for living costs of at least £17,668, plus a comprehensive programme of leadership development, long-term mentoring and networking.

Number available

This varies each year, but typically we have around three to five scholars on the MBA programme.

Eligibility criteria

Visit the University’s Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme web page to view eligibility criteria. 

How to apply

By the deadline, candidates must:

  • submit a complete MBA application
  • upload the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships Statement form
  • tick the 'Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme' checkbox in the 'Funding' section of the programme application.

The scholarship statement template for 2024-25 entry is available on the University's Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme page. 


5 January 2024

Meet our scholars

Apply to the MBA or 1+1 programme

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.