It’s time to apply for UK Government Scholarship announced by Chevening Secretariat. Chevening scholarship is open to international students, interested to begin their Master degree in any of the UK university. UK government scholarships are given to students who carry top academic scores and possess demonstrable leadership potential in them. A total of 1800 seats available for Chevening scholarship award category.
Benefits of Chevening Scholarship
- Study any subject in any UK university; master degree
- Fully and partially funded programs
- Apply online without paying any application fee but you may have to pay application fee to apply to UK universities
- MBA programs scholarship coverage of £18,000 per anum
Requirements for UK Government Chevening Scholarship Awards
You can apply if you’ve completed under graduation degree. Please bear in mind that you have to fulfill English language requirements; prior beginning an online application.
- List of countries eligibile for Chevening Scholarship:
Algeria, Afghanistan, Angola, Anguilla, Albania, Antigua, Barbuda, Australia, Argentina, Armenia, Bahamas, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bennin, Bhutan, Bosnia, Bolivia, Herzegovina, Botswana, Brunei, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Burundi, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Canada, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Cayman Islands, Chad, China, Chile, Colombia, Congo, Comoros, Cook Island, Djibouti, Cuba, Dominica, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Egypt, El Salvador, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Fiji, Falkland Islands, Equatorial Guinea, Gambia, Gabon, Georgia, Grenada, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, Haiti, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Iceland, India, Iran, Israel, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kenya, Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Kosovo, Lebanon, Libya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Macedonia, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mexico, Mongolia, Micronesia, Moldova, Montserrat, Morocco, Montenegro, Mozambique, Nepal, Burma Namibia, Nauru, New Zealand, Nigeria, Nicaragua, Panama, Palestinian Territories, Palau, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Paraguay, Philippines, Republic of Congo, Pitcairn Island, Russia, Saint Helena, Rwanda,Samoa, Senegal, Sao Tome and Principe, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Seychelles, Singapore, Somalia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Southern Sudan, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Sriname, St Helena, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia, St Lucia, St Vincent & Grenadines, Swaziland, Sudan, Syria, Taiwan, South Caucasus, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tanzania, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia, Tonga, Turkey, Turks and Caicos, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Ukraine, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Venezuela, Zambia and Yemen.
- You have to go back to your country once the tenure of your UK scholarship is completed.
- The candidate is required to provide degree and transcripts of four-year under graduation degree.
- Applicant must have at least two years of work experience to be eligible to apply for UK scholarship.
- Before July 2018, a candidate must obtain the unconditional admission notice from any of the UK universities.
- You can apply for as many as three universities in the UK at the same time.
- Applicant must fulfill English language requirements before July 12, 2018, as listed below:
-IELTS: 5.5 bands in every module
-Pearson PTE Academic: 42 in every module
-TOEFL iBT: Listening 17, Reading 18, Speaking 20, Writing 17
-Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 162 in every module
-Trinity ISE 2 (B2): Listening 2, Reading 15, Speaking 8, Writing 14
Chevening Scholarship Online Application Process
Please watch our Chevening Scholarship Online Application Process VIDEO
- Before you begin your application, bear in mind that you need to research well for your desired universities in UK and courses.
- You are required to insert three UK universities names along with courses in online application system of Chevening scholarship. Postgrad site may help you to find degree programs offered by all UK universities.
- Online application for Chevening scholarship can be accessed by visiting Chevening organization website.
- Select your country name and hit the search button on the website link shown above.
- After selecting your country, scroll down on next page until you see an option; “Resume Application”.
- Click on Resume Application button and next thing you need to do is to create your account.
- There will be an online screening questionnaire before beginning an online application, so answer the questions correctly.
- If your answers meet their criteria then you will be asked to begin the application in next stage
- Now online application is started, you have to insert all your credentials
- Don’t forget to add three desired UK universities names and degree programs which you wish to study
- Complete all fields and submit your application
Chevening Scholarship Deadlines:
Opening of Applications: August 07, 2017
Closing of Applications: November 07, 2017
Sifting of Applications: From November 08, 2017
Committees Assessments: up to December 2017
Interviews at British Embassies: January 2018 – February 2018
Second Interview notice: Mid February 2018
Submission of Degree certificates: February 26, 2018
Global Interview Duration: March 05, 2018 – May 02, 2018
Announcements of Results as per interviews: June (Early days)
UK university unconditional letter’s deadline: July 12, 2018
UK English language requirement deadline: July 12, 2018