The interview panel will ask a series of questions and your answers will be evaluated in accordance to a number of set criteria.
No, we accept transcripts in their original format. Your preferred university/programme, however, may require a certified translation of your transcript documents when you apply to one of their courses/programmes.
The Chevening Programme includes a tailored engagement programme creating opportunities for scholars to network with each other as well as alumni, the FCO, high profile speakers and partner organisations. Award recipients receive: Tuition fees A monthly living allowance An economy class return airfare to the UK Additional grants and allowances to cover essential expenditure
The interview panel will include representatives from the British embassy/high commission.
No, you can only submit one application. If both fellowships and scholarships are available in your country, you should refer to your country page for more information on the options and decide which one to apply to.
Unfortunately, we are not able to provide the specific breakdown of scholarships available per country.
Applicants that require special arrangements on the day of the interview must contact the British embassy/high commission in advance to discuss.
The online application system is compatible with a number of internet browsers, please try alternatives to submit your application. We don’t accept paper copies.
Chevening welcomes applicants from all fields of study. However, you may choose to align your course choices with what the UK is currently doing in your country. For more information, please visit www.gov.uk/government/world
You will need to take your passport or another form of ID. In your invitation to interview, you will be told whether you have any missing references that you should also bring to your interview in addition to your passport.