developing global trade leaders
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MSc in Global Production Engineering & Management – Vietnamese-German University (VGU)

Call for applications: Academic Year 2017

The Hinrich Foundation is encouraging bright motivated individuals with a keen interest in footwear manufacturing and committed to pursuing a career in this field to apply for our comprehensive scholarship, skills training and career development opportunity.

Scholarship Overview

Programs of study

Programs of study

The successful candidate will study MSc in Global Production Engineering and Management at Vietnamese-German University on a full-time basis.

Co-sponsoring partners: Can Sports Shoes, Myanmar Pou Chen

Eligibility - Trade scholarships


  • Cambodia and Myanmar citizens
  • Bachelor degree in Engineering or related fields (e.g. Mechanical, electronic, footwear, chemistry, textiles, etc…) is preferred.
  • IELTS of 6.0 or above (If no IELTS available, master’s-level english will be considered)
Scholarship support - Trade scholarship

Scholarship support

The Global Trade Leader Scholarship offers full supports covering tuition and mandatory fees, monthly living & incidental allowance, airfare, visa and educational materials.

Scholarship structure and career development - Trade scholarships

Scholarship structure & career development

Work integrated learning which includes:

  • Career-oriented study: practical work experience between study periods to equip scholars with practical skills that support the international trade industry
  • Career upon graduation
Requirement - Trade scholarships

Requirement: If a posting is offered

  • 6-month internship between study periods
  • 3-year undertaking upon graduation with a scholarship co-sponsor company (Salary paid at local market rates)
  • Should Scholars decline the employment offer, the full amount of the Scholarship must be repaid
Online application & deadline - Trade scholarships

Online application & deadline: June 15, 2016 (GMT+8)

Interested candidates are required to submit online application. Ensure each file includes your name in the file name and each page of all materials bears your full name. Those that do not will be rejected.

Further information and other inquiries - Trade scholarships

Further information & other inquiries

Please email or visit Hinrich Foundation’s Facebook.