Events

The Chevening Secretariat organises a diverse programme of talks, workshops, and cultural events for you to get involved with during your time in the UK. Take a look at our future (and past) events below!

Best of British Presents

Best of British Presents: Scotland

Online via Zoom

£Free (£5 late cancellation/no show fee)

Our Best of British Presents series is now in Scotland! Come along to learn about Scotland, the history of the Gaelic language and attempt to speak Gaelic yourself – Scotland’s native language, through a talk from Professor Wilson McLeod. You will then hear from Dr Moira Hansen from the University of Glasgow who will provide […]

Wellbeing Workshop

Chevening Cooks: Baking with PO Luisa

Online via Zoom

£Free (£5 late cancellation/no show fee)

Considered as a quintessential teatime treat and believed to be named after Queen Victoria herself, the Victoria sponge cake remains a favoured cake in the UK to this day. Join Chevening Programme Officer, Luisa, as she guides us on how to make this absolute classic, sharing her tips and tricks for a perfect bake every […]

Chevening Explores

Health as a human right

Online via Zoom

£Free (£5 late cancellation/no show fee)

Join us for our fourth Chevening Explores event, hosted by the University of Essex, where you will witness and contribute to a very current and inspiring conversation about health as a human right. Ticket release date: From 10:00 on Tuesday, 4 May until 10:00 on Thursday, 6 May Ticketing system: ballot Eventbrite password: see May Scholargram […]

Chevening Circles

Looking ahead: Chevener for life

Online via Zoom

£Free

Join our monthly networking event, during this session you will be able to share your hopes and ambitions for your next steps as a Chevener whilst also being inspired by your fellow awardees plans and aspirations. Ticket release date: From 10:00 on Tuesday, 4 May until 10:00 on Thursday 6 May Ticketing system: ballot Eventbrite […]

Best of British

Best of British: The Beatles in Liverpool

Online via Zoom

£Free (£5 late cancellation/no show fee)

Join us for an afternoon full of music and interesting stories about one of the most iconic bands in the history of music. This is an exciting opportunity to learn about how the band was created and what impact The Beatles had on the life in Liverpool. Ticket release date: From 10:00 on Tuesday, 4 […]

Scholar Events Competition

Food Connections: A Taste of Global Cultures

Online via Zoom

£Free

Is there a dish you always wanted to try? A culture you’d love to explore? Why not start with cooking their cuisine? We believe that food connects people and it is one of the best ways to experience a new culture. Join current scholars, Juliana Shreshtha, Lauristan Choy and Shin Yau Yeam who bring to […]

Wellbeing

Yoga, meditation and mindfulness for wellbeing (May session)

Online via Zoom

£Free (£5 late cancellation/no show fee)

Take a break from your revision schedule and treat yourself to some ‘me time’ by joining us on a two-hour virtual meditation and yoga workshop led by yoga instructor, Maddy-Rose Robinson. As well as a soothing yoga session, this workshop will take you on a journey of gentle movements and teach you about the importance […]

Best of British Presents

Best of British Presents: Wales – Welsh Politics, Identity and Language

Online via Zoom

£Free

Croeso! This is a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in everything Welsh. With more than 600 historic castles, including six UNESCO World Heritage Sites, three national parks and its own language –  Wales has lots to offer! In association with Cardiff University this is your chance to learn about Wales including the Welsh language with […]