John Thompson Scholarship is now open for international applications to pursue MSc programme at Dublin City University in Ireland. Scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of their application and interview.
This scholarship aims to foster links between digital marketing and online journalism by encouraging graduates of business, journalism and more diverse educational backgrounds to study digital marketing integrated with an appreciation of media and online journalism.
Dublin City University has forged a reputation as Ireland’s University of Enterprise, through its strong, active links with academic, research and industry partners both at home and overseas.
- International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.
- To qualify for the scholarship, applicants must meet the academic and other entry requirements of the respective DCU MSc Digital Marketing.
- Graduates of all higher education institutions in Ireland are eligible to apply. Applicants should hold a First Class Honours (1.1) Degree in a business or a related discipline and should demonstrate a keen interest in and understanding of marketing, business, and media.
- Candidates should hold an Honours degree (2.1) in a Business discipline, or equivalent international qualification. If you have achieved a 2.2 Honours degree in a Business discipline, you may still obtain a place. This will depend on the availability of places. You may be invited for the interview. Candidates who have not received their degree results by the application closing date may receive conditional offers. Given the applied nature of the programme, consideration will be given in a small number of cases to exceptional applicants who do not meet normal entry criteria.
- In addition to the above, non-native English speakers must also submit certified English translations of their academic transcripts and parchment/degree certificate
- International candidates are expected to have educational qualifications of a standard equivalent to those outlined above. In addition, where such candidates are non-native speakers of the English language they must submit evidence of English competency that meets DCU Business School entry requirements.
- A CV
- A statement of motivation and suitability for the scholarship (maximum of 250 words).
- A copy of their academic transcript/proof of final degree award
The bursary offers full fees for a graduate taking DCU’s full-time MSc in Digital Marketing.
How to Apply:
Submissions should be sent to the Group Head for Marketing at DCUBS Dr John Connolly via email at john.connolly-at-dcu.ie no later than 5.00pm on 27th June 2018.
June 27, 2018