The Chevening Scholarships are offered by the UK’s government. It is open for the students worldwide and the program is funded by the FCO which if Foreign and Commonwealth Office. It also takes help from the partner organizations and the awards are given to outstanding scholars who have leadership potentials. It is there to help you study master’s degree in any subject at any university in United Kingdom.
- Organization Name: British Government/FCO
- Study level: Masters Degree
- University: Any University in UK
- Deadline: 6th Nov 2018
- Course Starts: Sep/Oct 2019
- Couse: Any course
Any university in United Kingdom can be considered regardless of the course.
Level of study
The scholarships are offered to the individuals who look forward to pursuing Master’s degree and full time study in any university in UK.
Number of awards
15,000 scholarships are offered to students all over the globe.
The citizens that belong to Chevening eligible countries are eligible to apply. You can take a look at their website to see all the Chevening countries.
The value of scholarship is covering the university fee. Moreover, as it is awarded to people who pursue full time masters course in the United Kingdom, it also provides you a monthly living allowance. There is an economy class return airfare you get to UK and there are some additional grants as well which will cover extra expenditures.
To be eligible for the scholarship, you have to satisfy the following requirements.
First, you need to belong to a country that is eligible and listed under Chevening’s eligible countries list. Moreover, you are required to go back to the country of your residence and work there for at least two years after your scholarship ends. The individuals that are willing to apply should hold an undergraduate degree which makes you eligible to apply for the post graduate program. It should be equal to an upper secondary class degree.
Moreover, you should have a two years’ work experience to apply for the scholarship. One must try to enroll in three different courses in UK universities and receive an offer from at least one of the universities by 11th of July 2019. Also, you should meet the English language requirements set by Chevening and take their English language test.
You can submit your application using the online system by Chevening. Go to their website in order to apply. The applications will close on 6th Nov 2018.