- Academic excellence of the candidate: outstanding achievement in the applicant’s first degree. The minimum admission qualification is a high-quality Bachelor degree (or an equivalent academic degree) of minimum three years duration and 180 ECTS credits (or equivalent) in a cognate or semi-cognate discipline.
- Language ability: If your main medium of instruction was English you still need to submit an English test result. All non-native English speaking applicants require a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 (with no individual component lower than 6.00), TOEFL iBT 90 (with no component lower than 20) or equivalent.
- Student motivation and relevance of the MSPME programme to a student’s future career aspirations.
- While professional experience such as employment or professional qualifications are not essential, these are taken into consideration when awarding scholarships. Successful scholarship candidates tend to have considerable relevant industrial experience as well as vocational or professional qualifications.