V.V. Giri Global Excellence Scholarship (MSc in Management Consultancy)

Awarded By: University College Dublin in Ireland
Updated on Jan 17, 2024
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Feb 28, 2024
Amount: Euro 20,500

Scholarship Overview

In honour of UCD alumnus and fourth president of India, Varahagiri Venkata Giri, UCD names Global Excellence Scholarships for Indian graduate students: The V.V. Giri Global Excellence Scholarship. Indian nationals residing in India at the time of application are eligible for the V.V. Giri Global Excellence Scholarship, provided that they meet the eligibility criteria for Global Excellence Scholarships.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • This scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree
  • This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University College Dublin in Ireland
  • Master of Science in Management Consultancy
  • Applicable to full-time Masters programmes except for the MBA programme in the Smurfit School of Business, all joint masters programmes, clinical programmes, and online programmes

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: Euro 20,500 => Rs 17,99,285
Conversion rate used: 1 Euro = Rs. 91.01 (last updated 4th January 2024)
Scholarship amount will be given: One Time
Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ? Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:

Eligible student nationality


Appication Process for this scholarship

Application Process for this scholarship:In order to be eligible to apply for the scholarship, applicants must have ‘Offer’, ‘Conditional Offer’, ‘Accept’ or ‘Conditional Accept’ status associated with their application
Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
Academic Transcripts Required

Scholarship Application:This scholarship needs a separate external application.
Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship Deadline: February 28, 2024
Contact Email: india@ucd.ie
Contact Number: 353 1 716 8500
FAQ Link: https://www.ucd.ie/international/study-at-ucd-global/coming-to-ireland/scholarships-and-funding/scholarshipfaq/

Additional Information

  • Decisions will be made by the Scholarship Committee and candidates will be notified within two weeks of the committee decision. All decisions are final
  • Students awarded a scholarship must commit to attending UCD Open Event’s where required. Student’s must also agree to join the Student Ambassador Panel and provide testimonials, or podcasts on their experience at UCD where required

Scholarship Eligibility

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Applicants must have Offer, Conditional Offer, Accept or Conditional Accept status associated with their application
  • An applicant must not have applied to any other tuition scholarship
  • Applicants must be self-funding
  • an undergraduate degree in Business, Economics or Engineering, although other backgrounds may be considered in some cases, or
  • A primary degree with a minimum of three years’ relevant work experience
  • English Language Proficiency:
  • IELTS: overall score 7 with 6 in each component
  • TOEFL: 100 with a score of at least 20 in each section
  • PTE: 65 with at least 59 for each item

Special RestrictionsNo Special Restriction is applicable.Exams Details

Exam name

Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 100)
IELTS Required (minimum score 7)
PTE Required (minimum score 65)
12 Required
UG Required

iSchoolConnect Rating

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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from India.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their bachelor’s education from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time