British Chevening Scholarships for international students

British Chevening Scholarships for international students

British Chevening Scholarships for international students

Scholarship overview

Chevening Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarship program, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organizations. The program offers awards to outstanding academics with leadership potential from around the world to study towards a Masters in any subject at any UK university.H

Host Institution

Any university in the United Kingdom (UK).

Level/Field of Study

Full-time Master’s program in any discipline.

Number of Awards

About 1,500 scholarship award globally.

See: Emile Boutmy Scholarships for Non-EU Students at sciences

Opening Date

September 19, 2021.


November 2, 2021.

Target Group

The scholarship is intended for citizens of countries eligible for Chevening. See the official website for the complete list of countries eligible for Chevening scholarships.

Scholarship value/inclusion

The Chevening Scholarships normally covers university tuition fees, monthly living allowances, economy class airfare To and From the UK, and additional grants and allowances to cover essential expenditure.

See: Oxford Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for a Chevening Scholarship, you must:

• Be a citizen of a country or territory eligible for Chevening.
• Return to your country of citizenship for at least two years after the end of the scholarship
• Have completed all components of an undergraduate course that will allow you to gain entry into a postgraduate program at a UK university at the time you submit your application. This normally equates to a 2nd class upper second class diploma in the UK, but may differ depending on the course and university chosen.
• Have at least two years (equivalent to 2,800 hours) of professional experience.
• Enroll in three different qualified UK university courses and receive an unconditional offer of one of these options by 15 July 2022.

Application Guidelines

Entries for the Chevening Awards can only be submitted using the Chevening online entry system. available via the “subscribe” button on your country page. Deadline for applications is November 2, 2021 at 12:00 GMT (noon).
It is important to visit your individual country page on the official website for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

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The official British Chevening Scholarships for international students website is:

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