The types of work experience that are eligible for Chevening include full-time employment; part-time employment; voluntary work; and paid or unpaid internships. Work experience can be completed before, during, or after graduating from your undergraduate studies. However, employment undertaken as part of your undergraduate or postgraduate course are not eligible. Fellowship programmes may have additional requirements […]
No. Chevening Scholarships are available for study in the UK only.
Chevening Applicants must have at least two year’s work experience (or 2,800 hours) of work experience. We accept work experience in any field. However, if your course choices are not related to your work experience, you will need to explain why you want to make a career change. You should explain the transferable skills you […]
No. Chevening Scholarships are available for taught master’s degrees only.
No. Chevening Scholarships cover full-time courses only.
No, you can only choose a one year course. Chevening will not support a course that is longer than 12 months in any form.
You cannot make changes to your course choices in the online application system after you have submitted your application. If you wish to change your university or course choices, you must inform your interviewers of this during your interview. Your interviewers must authorise any university or course changes. You must then receive an unconditional offer […]
Yes. Scholars can choose any university for their Chevening Scholarship, even if applications are not yet open at their chosen university, or they have not yet been accepted onto a course. We are aware that some universities do not process new applications until the autumn but please be assured that they can be included as […]
Yes, accept the offer made to you by your chosen university unless it requires a financial commitment. You must be able to withdraw at a later date if you are not selected for Chevening. If the university asks for a deposit, please let them know that you are applying to Chevening and will know whether […]
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