Chevening Scholarships

Key Facts

Fee status

International

Level

Postgraduate (taught)

Deadline

The deadline for applications for 2021/22 has now passed

Number of awards

Multiple

Value of awards

Your country/region

All nationalities

Chevening is the UK Government’s international awards scheme aimed at developing global leaders by offering scholarships to UK universities.

Background information

Chevening is the UK Government’s international awards scheme aimed at developing global leaders by offering scholarships to UK universities.

For further information on applying for a Chevening Scholarship, sign up for alerts at on the Chevening website

Eligibility and availability

To be eligible for a Chevening scholarship applicants must:

  • Be a citizen of a Chevening-eligible country or territory.
  • Return to your country of citizenship for a minimum of two years after their award has ended.
  • Have completed all components of an undergraduate degree that will enable entry onto a postgraduate programme at a UK university by the time they submit their application. This is typically equivalent to an upper second-class 2:1 honours degree in the UK but may be different depending on the course and university choice.
  • Have at least two years (equivalent to 2,800 hours) of work experience.
  • Apply to three different eligible UK university courses and have received an unconditional offer from one of these choices by 15 July 2021.

Please visit the Chevening website for further information.

How do I apply?

The deadline for applications for 2021/22 has now passed

Please visit the Chevening website for further information.

Contact us

Applicants can contact the Chevening Scholarships Secretary for more information.