SMU MiM Scholarships
Singapore Management University

Partial Tuition


Students may apply for our SMU MiM Programme Scholarships upon admission. These Scholarships entail award amounts up to 30% of the tuition fee, with no bonds attached.

The scholarship categories include:
Academic Excellence | Global Awareness | Leadership Potential* | Impact on Asia* | Financial Aid*
* Denotes Scholarships/ Financial Aid that students can apply for after they have accepted our offer to join the MiM programme.


Open to All Nationalities

Incoming Masters

Any gender

Master of Business Administration


AGL Irudayaj Scholarship
1) Interview Performance
2) Essay: “Please describe in 500 words why you should receive the AGL Irudayaraj Scholarship. You should elaborate on your leadership experience, community involvement and financial need, if any."

Academic Excellence
Awards are based on academic merit, final grades and GMAT score.
Tier One: Awardees must have achieved a GMAT of 700 or above.
Tier Two: Awardees must have achieved a GMAT of 680 or above.

Global Awareness
SMU MiM Programme is committed to crafting a very diverse and global academic environment that will contribute to the student’s personal and professional journey.
The Global Awareness Award is given to individuals who will contribute to the class room diversity and enrich the learning experience of students by way of cultural, personal or professional backgrounds.

Leadership Potential
1) Interview Performance
2) Essay: “Please explain in 500 words why you consider yourself a leader"
3) Leadership quality recognition such as:
In the workplace: demonstrated career progression, line management progression, professional recognition such as awards, project success and team leadership
Leadership qualities during student days: e.g. Chairperson of an interest group, class representation, etc.
Attainment of any non-academic awards and scholarships.

Community Impact
1) Interview Performance
2) Essay: “Please share an example of how you have impacted your greater community and what you think is the best way to serve society."
3) Impact of Community Work: Frequency and Reach. Awards and Recognitions or notable achievements will be considered.

Impact on Asia
1) Interview Performance
2) Essay: “Please explain in 500 words the professional development, entrepreneurial or personal projects of an Asian focus, that have contributed positively to Asian regions or companies or have increased awareness of Asia in other locations."
3) Impact: reach of impact, entrepreneurial projects, awards and helping the increased awareness of Asia will be taken into consideration.

Women in Business
The SMU MiM aims to recognise exceptional women with the “Women in Business” Award, those who have demonstrated outstanding leadership capabilities or potential in their professional or personal endeavours.
Applicants must have successfully received an admissions offer.

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