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Government of the United Kingdom - Chevening Scholarships

General information on this scholarship

Government of the United Kingdom
Chevening Scholarships

General Description

The Government of the United Kingdom is offering 600 Chevening Scholarships in 118 countries for established or emerging leaders studying at universities across the UK in a wide range of fields including politics, government, business, the media, the environment, civil society, religion, and academia for a one year postgraduate Master degree. Chevening is a merit-based, open, national competition and makes awards to talented individuals who demonstrate the potential to become future leaders, decision-makers and opinion formers. Value: A monthly stipend up to EURO 1.480; Tuition fee up to EURO 15.160; round trip travel expenses; an arrival allowance; the cost of an entry clearance (visa) application; a grant for the cost of preparation of a thesis or dissertation (if required); an excess baggage allowance;. Length: 1 year.


Be a citizen of a Chevening-eligible country at the time of applying for the award, and intend to return there at the end of the period of study; hold a degree that is equivalent to at least an upper second-class honours degree in the UK (some universities use NARIC to assess degree equivalency); demonstrate that you have achieved the minimum Chevening English language requirement.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: