Programs

Scholarship policy by Vietnam – Belgium Master Programs

1/ Scope

-          Applied to prospects and students of the new intake of 2017

-          Scholarship is offered for studying MBA and MMCoM in Vietnam - Belgium Master Programs

2/ Details

For HCMC

          - Name of the scholarship “Promising leader scholarship by Solvay Vietnam Belgium master program”

          - This is entrance scholarship, meaning grant is done based on admission selection.

          - 2 types: merit and social, not all programs having both

          - Breakdown

o   MBA

§  2 x merit scholarship x 50% tuition

§  4 x merit scholarship x 25% tuition

§  1 x social scholarship x 50% tuition

o   MMCoM

§   4 x merit scholarship, 25%

       For Hanoi

-  Name of the scholarship “Promising leader scholarship by Solvay Vietnam Belgium master program”

-          - This is selective scholarship, meaning grant is done based on asessment of the scholarship applicants.

-          - Breakdown

o   MBA

§  1 x merit scholarship x 50% tuition

§  2 x merit scholarship x 25% tuition

For General rules:

-          - Half of the scholarship is allocated to the 2 main deadlines, the social scholarship is for the first deadline

-          - The scholarship is calculated in accordance to the tuition applicable to the deadlines

-          - Scholarship is not convertible to cash and not transferable;

-          - Scholarship will not be granted to candidates who are sponsored by the company regardless the amount;

-          - The Jury board reserves the right to decide the number of scholarship or types of scholarship granted based on the selection results

3/ Application

-          - Forms from MBA or MMCoM program

-          - Letter of recommendation signed by the company, in which the directors comment about the seniority and performance

-          - Applicants for social scholarship must submit a letter explaining of his/her status and additional papers (bank statement for salary of the 3 recent months, current labour contract)

-          - Copy of Certificates and degrees

4/ Selection criteria

Ø    For application

o   Qualified for admission:

§  Working experience of 3 years or more;

§  English competencies (TOEFL 530, IELTS 5.5, TOEIC 600, B2 CEFR or equivalent evidence);

o   Working for the current company at least one year or more. 

Ø    For scholarship grant

o   Solvay Test (GMAT wise) and essay;

o   Top 5 of

o   Assessment by the jury (with judges from Viet Bi programs + guest judges), in which:

§  Applicant presents a typical case of success;

§  Applicant shows off capability for leadership;

§  Applicant answers questions.

o   The overall score for assessment is the sum of application, written test 

Ø    For scholarship grant

o   At each main deadline, top 5 candidates with highest scores will be assessed by the jury to grant the scholarship

o   For social scholarship, the candidate must be in top 5 and qualified with all the requirements

3/ Application

To the program & to be eligible for the merit scholarship

-       Complete the forms from MBA or MMCoM program

-       Copy of Certificates and degrees

-       Option to give some value to your application:

o     Letter of recommendation signed by the company, in which they comment about your seniority and performance

o     Letter of recommendation from a Solvay alumni that recommend you to the program

To the program and to be eligible for the social scholarship:

-       Applicants must submit a letter explaining why he/she is applying to the social scholarship (why me?) and also explaining his/her financial status

-       Applicants can prove their financial needs by additional papers (bank statement for salary of the 3 recent months, current labour contract)

-       He must show the evidence of working for the current company for at least one year.

 4/ Process

-       Complete and submit the application form;

-       The eligibility of the candidate for the program will be analysed

-       Take Solvay Written Test and answer the extra question (specific case to get more score and more chance to get a scholarship)

-       Have the admission interview* with the jury

-       Selection and result announcement for the program

-       Announcement of the 5 top with the highest score** who is eligible for the scholarship

-       Have the scholarship interview*** with the jury

-       Announcement of the scholarship result

* Admission interview details

1/ Interview flow (25 minutes each)

o     Candidates are called to go in the interview room and stand in front of the jury

o     Candidates introduce about themselves

o     Further questions about background and profile

o     Judges can pick up any information from the application documents and written test to use for interview.

o     Questions about understanding of the economic situations

o     Candidates present typical cases of success (without power point file)

o     Candidates interact with jury board about leadership.

o     Candidates will be challenged on the merit to get a scholarship

2/ Points of assessment

o     Application presentation and quality. Referring to the letter of recommendation

o     English competence

o     Skills: presentation and interaction

o     Traits and manner for leadership (confidence, innovative mind-set, positive thinking, motivating through presentation, gestures...)

o     The quality of the success case, the involvement of the candidate, the hardness, the decision making etc.

o     Extent of understanding about the economic situations, and management.

     ** Scoring calculation

o     The overall score for admission assessment is the sum of application, written test and admission interview

** Scholarship interview

o     In front of a jury, the selected candidates for scholarship will be challenged a last time in order to get the scholarship

o     The jury will :

      evaluate the merit and

      challenge the motivation of the candidate to get the scholarship

      expect the candidates  to show and prove that they are of great potentials in term of capabilities, traits and manner to be the leaders in the future or to be a great leader if they are now to some extent a leader.

   o     Based on the answer of the extra question in the written test, the jury will decide to challenge more for scholarship consideration.


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