FAQs

What happened to Chevening’s English language requirement?

The Chevening English language requirement has been removed for applicants applying to study from 2020/2021 onwards. Candidates will still need to meet all requirements from their chosen university and secure an unconditional offer from one of their three course choices by the Chevening deadline.

Why am I not receiving emails from Chevening?

Some internet email providers automatically direct emails from Chevening to your spam/junk mail folders. To ensure that emails we are sending you are not ending up in these folders, please put our email address, which for application messaging is on your ‘allowlist’. If you have subscribed to the Alphagram newsletter and are not receiving […]

Can I apply for a Chevening Scholarship using a deferred university offer?

Yes, as long as the university offer is for a Chevening eligible course, it does not matter if it is a deferred offer or not. You will still need to identify three university courses in your Chevening application, and you must receive an unconditional offer from one of these courses by 15 July 2021.

What should I pack before arriving in the UK?

When preparing to travel to the UK, awardees should ensure that they pack the following essentials along with their belongings: Important documents – passport with visa, Final Award Letter, travel itinerary, travel insurance Warm clothing – the UK can be quite cold and rainy, particularly during the winter months. Please ensure that you bring an […]