Depending on the study programme you apply for, different kinds of scholarships are available. Please click on the respective section below to find out which scholarships apply to students in the different programmes.

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Canadian citizens may apply for loans provided through banks under the Canadian government loan programme. The institution code of Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University is QULR for the Student Assistance Programme offered in Ontario and British Columbia. The school code of Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University for the loan programme in Quebec is 08296-A.

Scholarships based on academic excellence are given through the Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program.

Fellowships are open to women at the Canadian Federation of University Women.

The Chilean Economic Development Agency (CORFO) offers study loans for Chileans to pursue graduate studies abroad.

The Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) has information on scholarships for German nationals studying abroad.

Loans are available at the Icelandic Government Student Loan Fund.

Educational loans are available from the State Bank of India.

The STUNED Scholarship Programme is offered by the Dutch Government for talented Indonesian candidates pursuing postgraduate studies in The Netherlands. This scholarship programme is administered by The Netherlands Education Centre (NEC).

Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia provides loans to Mexican students studying abroad.

A Student Loan Program is now available from Banco de Credito Peru that covers the full costs of your Undergraduate, Masters, MBA or Doctoral degree in Peru or internationally, as well as other expenses involved in your studies,( tuition and room and board) with minimal payments and a preferred interest rate.

TALENTIA is a regional government sponsored scheme to encourage suitably qualified graduates from this region to take up postgraduate courses at leading Universities worldwide.

HSBC Bank in the UK has a special Graduate Service which includes loans for MBA studies.

Career Development Loans are a possibility for qualified individuals who intend to undertake study on an MBA program.

Funding is available for students from Argentina studying in the Netherlands.

The Open Horizons program is intended for those young people wishing to complete their intellectual and professional training through master or doctoral degree programs in famous universities all over the world.

The China Scholarship Council (CSC) offers various types of scholarships for Chinese passport holders who want to study abroad. See for more information and application criteria the CSC website. 

If you are in full-time higher education in the Netherlands, you might be eligible for student finance from DUO. You must satisfy a few requirements. Please click for more information. 

Grantfinder is a fast and easy-to-use scholarship search tool. You can find additional information about scholarships and grants to fund your studies in The Netherlands. 

The Indonesia Endowment Fund for Education (LPDP), a public service unit under the ministry of finance that manages the national education development fund, and Erasmus University Rotterdam have agreed to enter into a collaborative agreement.

Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University is a recognised institution for the Post-Graduate Loan Scheme offered to Austrian students by Creditanstalt. More financial assistance information available at the Bundesministerium fur Wissenschaft und Forschung.

Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University is a recognised institution for the Sainsbury Management Fellowship Scheme administered by the Royal Academy of Engineering.

Grants and loans can be obtained from the Statens lanekasse for utdanning (Norwegian State Educational Loan Fund).

Scholarships are available at the Marcus Wallenberg Foundation for Education in International Industrial Enterprise

Information on possible scholarships can be obtained at The Swedish Institute.

Loans can be obtained from the Centrala Studiestodsnamnden.

The Erasmus University does not a participate in the US Department of Education Direct Loan Program. As this is a centralized University process the RSM MBA Programmes are regrettably not in a position to support students with a Direct Loan application. However, please contact us for details of alternatives that we may be able to offer.

MBA students in Germany who are self financing their programme may be able to deduct tuition fees from the income tax they pay within Germany.

MBA students based in the Netherlands who are self financing their studies can take advantage of the tax deductible status of education in the Netherlands. Students are able to deduct tuition fees from their taxable income within the Netherlands. This is also available for non-Dutch citizens who pay income tax in the Netherlands under the 30% rule.

Veterans can contact their local Veterans Administration (VA) or the Veterans Benefits Administration in Washington DC for more information on educational assistance.

The PRAXIS XXI Programme offers scholarship possibilities for Portuguese students.

The Erasmus University Holland Scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science as well as Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. This scholarship is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their bachelor’s at RSM.

The Entrepreneurial Spirit Scholarship is a scholarship and mentorship programme founded by two IBA-alumni of Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) and funded together with other alumni to support students who might otherwise not fully participate in the Bachelor programme in International Business Administration (IBA). In addition to financial support, recipient students are mentored personally by one or two donors for the duration of their studies.

The G&D Europe Scholarship is generously founded by two EUR alumni from Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) and the Erasmus School of Economics (ESE). The owners of G&D Europe B.V. say their education at EUR stood at the base of their success. They want to share this experience by providing a scholarship of €3.000 for maximum 12 months of the bachelor or master programme at EUR.

The Erasmus University Rotterdam is participating in the Private Loan Programme from Sallie Mae. EUR students with U.S. citizenship may apply for the Smart Option Student Loan and the Sallie Mae Parent Loan. The loan is meant to finance your stay at the EUR and could cover your tuition fee, room & board and miscellaneous.

TOEFL scholarships are available test takers who are participants of the International Full-time MBA Programme at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and are available for high potential candidates who are a currently living in:

 

Mainland China, India, Japan, Korea, Taiwan

 

 

Provide assistance for financing MBA programmes

Credila offer educational loans.

Fundação Estudar offers a limited number of scholarships for Brazilian candidates.

Offer MBA educational loans to study abroad.

Offers educational loans.

Offer educational loans, please enquire directly with CatalunyaCaixa.

Offer educational loans - please enquire directly with the Bank.

Offer educational loans - please enquire directly with Unicaja.

In collaboration with the Taiwanese Government, the Bank of Taiwan offer educational loans.  Please enquire direct.

Prodigy Finance’s innovative lending model offers community-funded loans to international students at the world’s top business schools, including Rotterdam School of Management.

 

Available to candidates who have been accepted on to one of the following MBA programmes at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University:-

 

International full-time MBA

Executive MBA

Global Executive OneMBA

 

The MBA loan is offered at an attractive interest rate.

With the majority of our students getting company support, either in terms of financing or time, approaching your organisation is probably the first place to start. We have a sample Business Case you can download to assist with this.

RSM MBA Diversity Scholarship (2016)

 

At RSM we value the diversity of our incoming students. For us, diversity means a celebration of different perspectives and backgrounds that add to the dynamic in-class environment we are known for. Our diversity scholarships celebrate the wealth of backgrounds our students bring into class. If you think that your profile or aspects thereof (such as your nationality, cultural background, gender, experience, upbringing etc.) will add to our RSM MBA diversity, then this is the scholarship for you.

 

One scholarship will be awarded as a €10,000 tuition fee waiver.

 

Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University MBA Dean’s Assistance Award is open to high potential candidates who are in need of financial aid to enable them to pursue their MBA degree at RSM. There are a number of awards available offered as a MBA tuition fee waiver. 

At Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) we believe in and foster life-long learning. In recognition of this ideal, we are offering graduates from the RSM and EUR Bachelor and/or Master degrees a 10% MBA Lifelong Learning Award offered as a tuition fee waiver.

We promote the continued advancement of women into leadership positions in organisations of all types and sizes.  Our RSM Executive MBA Programme in collaboration with the Erasmus Centre for Women and Organisations (ECWO), is dedicated to encourage organisations to achieve gender-balanced leadership for women keen to fulfil their potential to take on more senior roles. The discretionary EMBA Women in Business scholarship will be offered as a €10,000 tuition fee waiver.

Is there such a thing as too much Dutch?

 

Not if you’re a mid-career professional working in the Netherlands and a Dutch passport holder, because you can still add to your international experience by earning an EMBA degree from a leading European business school in the Netherlands. There’s even extra help with a 5,000 Euro tuition fee waiver from our EMBA Orange Heart Scholarship fund.

Develop your management and leadership skills and improve your career opportunities with our 22-month Executive MBA (EMBA) programme.  If you are a mid-career professional living and working as an expat in the Netherlands, then you could be eligible for a discretionary 10% EMBA tuition fee waiver.

 

At Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) we believe in and foster life-long learning. In recognition of this ideal, we are offering graduates from the RSM and EUR Bachelor and/or Master degrees a 10% MBA Lifelong Learning Award offered as a tuition fee waiver.

Add business skills to your NGO career with the RSM Executive MBA Programme

 

Working for an NGO is neither strictly business nor strictly government, but you probably work with both sectors and know full well that you have to use your best business and management skills to work effectively alongside governments, foundations and businesses. 

 

RSM is offering a €10,000 NGO Scholarship as a tuition fee waiver for the RSM Executive MBA, for organisations just like yours.

 

Delta Electronics scholarship programme available for Taiwanese candidates

 Develop your management and leadership skills and improve your career 

 opportunities with our 22-month Executive MBA (EMBA) programme. 

 

 If you are a mid-career professional living and working as an expat in the

 Netherlands, then you could be eligible for a discretionary 10% EMBA tuition

 fee waiver.

Rotterdam school of Management, Erasmus University offers scholarships for students from non-EEA countries who are not entitled to pay the EEA tuition fee, provided their grades are considered ‘excellent’. The scholarship will be awarded in the form of a partial waiver from the non-EEA tuition fee. This scholarship is meant for prospective students and awarded for the first year only.

Application deadline: Monday, 1 March 2021

Rotterdam school of Management, Erasmus University offers scholarships for students from non-EEA countries who are not entitled to pay the EEA tuition fee, provided their grades are considered ‘excellent’. The scholarship will be awarded in the form of a partial waiver from the non-EEA tuition fee. This scholarship is meant for prospective students only.

Russian graduates will receive full financial support from the state provided they agree to work for a Russian company for a minimum of three years after completing their degree abroad. The program will start this fall while the list of acceptable universities includes 150 schools in 25 countries. To qualify for the program, applicants must already have a bachelor’s degree and have applied and been accepted into a foreign university on the list. 

Application deadline: Tuesday, 1 February 2022

The Erasmus University Holland Scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science as well as Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. This scholarship is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their master’s at RSM.

Application deadline: Friday, 2 April 2021

The NN Future Matters Scholarship is a programme financed by Nationale Nederlanden and for students from Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, Japan, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Spain and Turkey, who want to do a master in the Netherlands in finance, risk management, economics, data science or entrepreneurship. The scholarship amount is € 5,000. Part of the scholarship is meant for tuition fees. Students from non-EEA countries like Turkey and Japan pay a much higher tuition fee than EEA students. Therefore, Japanese and Turkish students receive a bigger scholarship of € 3,000 plus the tuition fee of up to € 17,000.

Application deadline: Tuesday, 1 March 2022

The Erasmus Trustfonds was founded to support research and education projects, organised by the Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) specifically. The fund hereby aims to contribute to the growth and flourishing of Erasmus University.

Application deadline: Monday, 1 March 2021

The L-EARN for Impact Scholarship is open to individuals from developing countries with relevant professional experience and a history of supporting their countries’ development efforts, applying to a Master’s degree programme. After the completion of the master programme the awardee commit to return to their home country to use their new skills and contribute to their countries' social and economic development.