Deadline: June 30, 2021

Applications for the TY Danjuma MBA Scholarship 2021/2022 are now open. The TY Danjuma MBA Scholarship provides financial support to postgraduate African students who have been accepted onto MBA programs at the top 10 leading business schools in the world only, as ranked by the Financial Times.

The Financial Times MBA Global Ranking for 2021 lists the top ten schools as:

  • London Business School
  • University of Chicago: Booth
  • Iese Business School
  • Yale School of Management
  • Northwestern University: Kellogg
  • Ceibs
  • HEC Paris
  • Duke University: Fuqua
  • Dartmouth College: Tuck

Launched in 2011, The TY Danjuma MBA Scholarship aims to help up to eight students a year. To date, scholarships have been awarded to 46 students – from Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe, Ghana, Morocco, Togo and Côte d’Ivoire.


  • The TY Danjuma MBA Scholarship will provide additional financial support to help African student’s bridge part of the gap and relieve some of the financial burden attached to taking on MBA programs, it will not be enough to act as the primary source of funding for these programs.


  • Applicant must be an African student;
  • Must have been accepted on an MBA program at a top 10 leading Business School, as ranked by The Financial Times MBA Global Ranking 2021.


To apply for the scholarship, you should send the following information to [email protected] between 1 June and 30 June 2021:

  • Full Name
  • Nationality
  • Full contact details
  • Name of Business School where you have been accepted onto their MBA Program
  • Year of enrolment at the Business School
  • Copy of offer letter from the Business School
  • Copy of your CV
  • Copy of your own budget and funding shortfall (including confirmation letters for all scholarships and loans).

For more information, visit TY Danjuma MBA Scholarship.

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